The Santee Sioux Nation Family Resource Center will celebrate an historic groundbreaking on January 10, 2019. A collaboration of Actual Architecture Co. and PLAIN design-build (a parallel program with FACT at the University of Nebraska College of Architecture), the SSFRC facility encompasses a Child Advocacy Center and a Services and Support Center for residents and members of … Continued
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
Min Day’s Sylvan Lake House featured in Residential Design Magazine (v3.2017). View the online version.
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