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contents: print 18 22 34 44 48 editorial industry news product briefs product focus: classic touch Flos’s Light Spring by Ron Gilad is a modern take on the candelabra product focus: generating buzz(i) BuzziHub seating from Belgium offers an acoustical solution for meeting areas renovation / adaptive reuse 52 Gelfand Partners Architects office in San Francisco designed by Gelfand Partners Architects by John Czarnecki 54 Sorg Architects office in Washington, D.C. designed by Sorg Architects by Emily Hooper 56 Sauerbruch Hutton office in Berlin, Germany designed by Sauerbruch Hutton by John Czarnecki 58 Roth Sheppard Architects office in Denver designed by Roth Sheppard Architects by John Czarnecki 60 60 start-up style AOL West Coast Headquarters in Palo Alto, California designed by Studio O+A by Lydia Lee 68 good energy Red Bull Canada office expansion in Toronto, Ontario, Canada designed by Johnson Chou Inc. by Jean Nayar 74 all aboard Goods Shed North in Melbourne, Australia designed by BVN Architecture by Russell Fortmeyer 80 ship shape 68 130 sources 132 designers select: building products Five designers tell Contract readers about their favorite building products of 2011 134 ad index 136 perspectives: Johnson Chou Bota Bota spa in Montreal, Quebec, Canada designed by Sid Lee Architecture by Sheila Kim 88 reanimating a white elephant A’maree’s in Newport Beach, California designed by Paul Davis Architects by Michael Webb brand report 95 2011 Contract Brand Report Awareness Survey The annual ranking of Contract readers’ preferred manufacturers in 32 product categories cover: The Red Bull Canada headquarters office expansion in Toronto, designed by Johnson Chou. Photograph by Tom Arban. See page 68. CONTRACT, volume 52 issue 9 (USPS 307-970, ISSN 1530-6224, November/December 2011) is published in January/February, March, April, May, June, July/August, September, October, and November/December; issued by Nielsen Business Media Inc., 770 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-9595. Editorial and advertising offices: Nielsen Business Media, Inc., 770 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-9595; 646-654-4500; fax: 646-654-7370. Customer Service: For address changes (provide old mailing label and new address including zip or postal code and allow four to six weeks), single copy sales ($10 payable in advance), and subscription inquiries ($89/year U.S., $94/year Canada, $175/year all other foreign) go to, call 800-697-8859, fax 847-291-4816, or write to or Contract Magazine, P.O. Box 3601, Northbrook, IL 60065-3601. Periodicals postage paid at New York, NY, and additional mailing offices. Printed in the USA. Postmaster: Please send address changes to Contract, P.O. Box 3601, Northbrook, IL 60065-3601. Canada Post Publications Mail Agreement No. 40031729. Return undeliverable Canadian addresses: To DHL Global Mail, 4960-2 Walker Road, Windsor, ON N9A 6J3. issue 9 volume 52

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Contract - November/December 2011
Industry News
Product Briefs
Product Focus: Classic Touch
Product Focus: Generating Buzz(i)
Gelfand Partners Architects Office in San Francisco Designed by Gelfand Partners Architects
Sorg Architects Office in Washington, D.C. Designed by Sorg Architects
Sauerbruch Hutton Office in Berlin, Germany Designed by Sauerbruch Hutton
Roth Sheppard Architects Office in Denver Designed by Roth Sheppard Architects
AOL West Coast Headquarters in Palo Alto, California Designed by Studio O+A
Red Bull Canada Office Expansion in Toronto, Ontario, Canada Designed by Johnson Chou Inc.
Goods Shed North in Melbourne, Australia Designed by BVN Architecture
Bota Bota Spa in Montreal, Quebec, Canada Designed by Sid Lee Architecture
A’maree’s in Newport Beach, California Designed by Paul Davis Architects
2011 Contract Brand Report Awareness Survey
Designers Select: Building Products
Ad Index

Contract - November/December 2011