Press Mentions

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February 2011

News & Press Releases, Press Mentions

In The Oprah Magazine

The inspiration: Producing a brick, which requires mining clay or shale, then firing it in a kiln at thousand-degree temperatures, leaves a heck of a carbon footprint. “All to make something that can’t compare to the structural efficiency of a simple seashell,” says architect Ginger Krieg Dosier, who, as a little girl in Alabama, was… read more »




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January 2011

Press Mentions

Featured in Builder

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July 2010

Press Mentions

Featured in Architectural Record

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into… read more »




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May 2010

Awards, Press Mentions

Metropolis Next Generation Award

Brick built the ancient citadels and hypocausts of the Indus Valley and ornamented the Chrysler Building, that great monument to the machine age. But in recent years, it has had a more sinister legacy: environmental menace. Tossing a clay brick into a coal-powered kiln, then firing it up to 2,000˚F, emits about 1.3 pounds of… read more »




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