BNS Eco Casita wins 2010 Lowe’s Grant

Posted in Architecture, Community, Construction, Education by htdstudio on June 16, 2010

The Brooklyn New School has recently been awarded a $50,000 Lowe’s Grant to help finance this  project, a concept for an educational activities laboratory and garden for school-aged children.  Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation (LCEF) has helped more than 1,000 schools across the country create reading gardens, build playgrounds and implement other improvement projects  that help strengthen their schools and their communities.

BNS Eco-Casita Project

Brooklyn, NY

Client: Friends of BNS / P.S. 146 / Brooklyn New School

Project Team

Project Coordinator: Matt Sheehan

Grant writer: Mirem Villamil

Concept Team: Matthew Viederman, Howard Duffy

Construction Planning/Builder: Sen Kemala

Size: 650ft2 / 60m2

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