Category Archives: Concreteworks Commercial

Case Study | The Cistern

We are often asked to do the impossible. So when Meyer + Silberberg Land Architects approached us with a project that was larger than any single piece we had ever cast, heavier than any single piece we had ever lifted and with a schedule faster than what we thought we could accommodate, we, of course, […]

Outerlands Now Open!

Outerlands restaurant in San Francisco's Sunset District is now open, following a renovation and expansion into the neighboring space, formerly Wo's Chinese Restaurant. Additional seating and a full bar were added, and there was a transition to a new chef: Greg Kuzia-Carmel (Per Se, Altamarea Group). The beautiful existing natural wood elements continue into the new space, designed by […]

Friends of Concreteworks: Mariko Reed | Architectural Photographer

We are launching a new monthly series featuring friends of Concreteworks, focusing on people we have worked with and admire. The first in the series features Mariko Reed, an architectural photographer based in San Francisco and Hawaii. She has been our main photographer for about 8 years with her work present throughout our portfolio of […]

International Interior Design Association Awards 2014

The International Interior Design Association Awards took place last Wednesday at the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA. We are pleased to have worked with some of the firms that won awards for their projects, ranging from residential to large offices. The winners include: Live Honor Award: Zumaooh – Sonoma Residence, CW Scope: Sculptural privacy screen and kitchen and […]

Now Open: Trou Normand

This week Thad Vogler of Bar Agricole opened his new restaurant Trou Normand on the ground floor of the historic Art Deco Pacific Telephone Building in San Francisco. Slated to be open from 8 a.m. to 1 a.m., the restaurant will serve food all day with breakfast sandwiches and coffee in the morning to hearty […]

Concreteworks Public Installations Map

We recently gathered a list of the public installations of our work around the San Francisco Bay Area (as well as the East Coast, the Bahamas, and France) and created an interactive Google map with photos, information about our scope, and links to our website or the location.  You can take your own restaurant, winery, […]

Aidlin Darling Design Honored in the 2014 AIA Institute Honor Awards for Interior Architecture

Aidlin Darling Design is honored in the 2014 AIA Institute Honor Awards for Interior Architecture for their work at Bar Agricole restaurant in San Francisco. "The American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) have selected nine projects for the 2014 Institute Honor Award for Interior Architecture. Recognized as some of the most “outstanding building interiors created by architects licensed in […]

Remodeling 101: Concrete Countertops

Concreteworks was featured on Remodelista.com focusing on the use of concrete countertops in kitchens. Read the full article by Janet Hall here: Remodeling 101: Concrete Countertops 

Introducing MetaBowls

In response to the wildly popular MetaBlocks our effort continues to reduce waste and uphold our commitment to sustainability. Introducing the first of the MetaBowl family of vessels. Like the MetaBlocks this planting vessel is made using our post-casting scrap concrete. Each MetaBowl is unique and a visual calendar of the week it was made. Available in […]

Concreteworks featured in the Financial Times

Concreteworks was featured alongside other concrete designers focusing on concrete furniture. Check out the full article at the Financial Times! The experimental designers making furniture out of concrete "Traditionally associated with car parks and tower blocks, concrete is increasingly finding its way into our homes. Today’s furniture makers are using the industrial material to make […]