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5335 Freret Street – Village Coffee

Village Coffee, 2011 Marty and Donna Scoggins hired us to convert a former bank located near the University area of New Orleans into a high-end coffee shop.  Responsibilities included complete architectural services for demolition, mold abatement, and new partitions, roof repair, repainting of the exterior, new electrical, lighting, plumbing, HVAC, early detection/alert smoke alarm system, … Continue reading »
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927 Toulouse – Avegno Mansion

The Avegno Mansion is also known as the Madam X Mansion because the house is said to have been the childhood home of Virginie Avegno, later known as Mrs. Pierre Gautreau, or the "Madame X" painted by American artist John Singer Sargent.  In 1883, Sargent painted her wearing a dramatic black dress which had to … Continue reading »
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197 Westbank Expressway – Viva Store

Viva is a clothing retail space within the Oakwood Mall.  The client wanted to update a store that he already controlled with a new storefront, new rear display, new sales counter, and new accessible fitting rooms while maintaining as much existing infrastructure as possible.  Waring Architects quickly developed a scheme and guided the client through … Continue reading »
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3303 Tulane Avenue

Pratt Landry Family Trust Building, 2011 3303 Tulane Avenue The Pratt Landry Family Trust Building (c.1940-1970) was originally three separate buildings that were badly damaged by Hurricane Katrina. Instead of tearing down the existing structures, Waring Architects was able to develop the separate structures into a single cohesive building for flexible, mixed-use commercial occupancy of … Continue reading »
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