Contract - November 2009 - (Page 62)

design police presence In a rough neighborhood of East Los Angeles, AC Martin delivers a high-visibility police station with the potential to effect social change By Jennifer Busch Photography by Timothy Hursley The sculptural façade of the new Hollenbeck Police Station in the rough Boyle Heights neighborhood of East Los Angeles features full-height glass walls overlaid with undulating, translucent glass panels. The designers from AC Martin tested the materials on a firing range with semi-automatic weapons, since safety and security were at the top of the list of design priorities. 62 contract november/december 2009

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Contract - November 2009

Contract - November 2009
Hips Don’t Lie
Within Arm’s Reach
A Little Off the Top
The Green Acoustics Paradox
Indian Eatery
Lace and Pinstripes
Viva Milwaukee
Pie in the Sky
Work Hard, Play Hard
Police Presence
2009 Brand Report
Ad Index

Contract - November 2009