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Artist Collaboration: Jesse Schlesinger

Winning Entry In 2017, the San Francisco Arts Commission held a competition inviting artists to design site-specific seating for the new N-Judah Gateway Plaza in the Outer Sunset district in San Francisco. This ocean side plaza will be at the terminus of one of the city’s busiest metro lines and activate a space that will […]

Partners in Innovation | Pacific Desk

"We see the Concreteworks Lab as the place where we have the opportunities to innovate, to really make sure that the design intent is achieved and to provide value to the client." – Mark Rogero Studio O+A is a multi-disciplinary design studio based in San Francisco focusing on designing experiences around brand identity and workplace […]

Salone del Mobile 2017 | Airplane Mode

Every now and then we get a project that doesn't fit into what we do on daily basis, whether because of scale, scope or timeline, but which intrigues us too much to pass up. This was one of those projects. Josh Morenstein and Nick Cronan of Branch were asked by Wallpaper* Magazine to create an object […]

The First 25 Years

We've come a long way since Mark cast that first countertop in that Emeryville studio. This year we’re going to be digging into the archives to share stories, photos and projects from the first 25 years of our history as well as bring you stories about the history we’re making today.  Here's a brief look at […]

Behind the Scenes: The Office

Concreteworks has grown enormously since Mark Rogero started casting countertops on his own in a tiny warehouse in Emeryville in 1991. Today we are a diverse team of over 75 craftsmen, designers, engineers, project managers, doers, makers, men and women working on over 250 projects a year out of an 85,000 square foot facility in […]

Concreteworks Catalog

We released a catalog for the first time earlier this year and we've just printed an update. If you're interested in getting a physical copy, send us an email at [email protected] with "Catalog Request" in the subject line. Limit 1 per request per person. Only while supplies last. Click here for a digital copy.

Early 2017 Factory Tour and Offsite Schedule

If you're an architect or designer interested in seeing how we produce our projects, schedule a tour of our facility in Alameda, CA. Below are available dates for early 2017 for Factory Tours or Lunch + Learns. Factory Tours: Factory tours last about an hour-and-a-half. They begin with a simple presentation and follow with a walkthrough […]

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, […]

Event Reminder | The Good Craft | This Saturday!

Reminder: Join us this Saturday, October 22nd, alongside a variety of Bay Area artisans and makers, showcasing our products at The Good Craft Pop-Up. The Good Craft is a pop-up hosted by Celery Space, a work/shop space in West Berkeley that regularly features Bay Area craft & design. R.S.V.P. to the event via Facebook  When Saturday October 22, 2016, 1:00 pm – […]

Event | The Good Craft

Join us on Saturday October 22nd alongside a variety of Bay Area artisans and makers, showcasing our products at The Good Craft Pop-Up. The Good Craft is a pop-up hosted by Celery Space, a work/shop space in West Berkeley that regularly features Bay Area craft & design. R.S.V.P. to the event via Facebook  When Saturday October 22, 2016, 1:00 pm […]