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AVA © wins AIA Nebraska Design Award

The American Institute of Architects, Nebraska chapter conferred an award for “Excellence in Architectural Detail” to AVA ©, a produce of our furniture line, MOD. AVA © is a stackable display system to highlight collections, books, and other precious possessions. The unit’s recursive geometry allows for multiple stacking options from the simple and repetitive to the … Continued

Artist Lofts wins AIA Central States Region Design Award

The Artists Lofts on Lake Street, a design collaboration with SO-IL, won a Merit Award in the “unbuilt” category from the AIA Central States Region. The award was announced on Friday, October 12 in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is one of 43 awards given in the central US region. See the Artist Lofts on Lake Street … Continued

Soft Stones at Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA)

MOD’s Soft Stones are featured in Design for Good: Architecture for Everyone at the Museum of Design in Atlanta (MODA). Curated by John Cary and based on his book Design for Good, the show features work by several important architects and offers people-driven, real-world stories about buildings that are designed and created with and for the people … Continued

New FACT website launches

www.factlab.org is now live! The site features current and past FACT (Fabrication And Construction Team) projects with information about external partners and student participants.  The home page highlights selected projects, news and an Instagram feed affording students an opportunity to promote work in progress as well as completed FACT projects. FACT will add more work to … Continued

Archinect profiles Actual

As part of its ongoing feature series “Small Studio Snapshot” the popular architecture website Archinect has published an interview with Jeffrey L. Day and a profile on Actual Architecture Co. Check out the story here.

Wanaka Wedge House construction starts

The first built version of the Wedge House is on site and under construction in Central Otago on the South Island of New Zealand. The project remains close to the original design but reoriented and with some alterations to meet local planing requirements, codes, and construction standards. We relied on local architect Ian Perry of … Continued

Soft Stones, Stones Table, and FLOCK Win 2018 IDEC Awards

MOD products Soft Stones & Stones Table won the “Best in Category – design as idea” award at the 2018 IDEC Conference in Boston. FLOCK won “Best in Category – design as interior”. IDEC, the Interior Design Educators Council represents American interior design practice through the advancement of interior design education, scholarship, and service. MOD is … Continued

Sylvan Lake House in the latest Residential Design Magazine

Min Day’s Sylvan Lake House featured in Residential Design Magazine (v3.2017). View the online version.

Min | Day reorganizes

To our friends, clients and colleagues, Min | Day is becoming 2 firms: Min Design and Actual Architecture Company. We would like to share the news we are retiring Min | Day. We started our practice as young ambitious and slightly naive designers with one guiding principle, just say yes. Yes to starting a practice … Continued

Emerging Voices 2016

The Architectural League of New York selected Jeffrey L. Day and E.B. Min for the 34th annual Emerging Voices award – one of the most coveted awards in North American architecture. The Architectural League’s annual Emerging Voices Award spotlights North American individuals and firms with distinct design “voices” that have the potential to influence the disciplines … Continued