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BrOOKLYN

NEW YORK

INTERIOR ENVIRONMENTS +

SPATIAL IDENTITIES

With over a decade of experience in the design industry, Lauren's focus is on highly concept-driven, experiential space ideation. Part designer, part architect, part place maker, she is motivated to create a deeper dialog surrounding people and their connection to the environments they inhabit. 

As former Design Director at Uhuru Design, Lauren led the Interior Environments department trough its largest time of growth, fostering new clients, collaborators, and team members alike. Previously, as Senior Designer at DLR Group Seattle, she oversaw design and workplace strategy for tech giants such as Google Inc.

Now offering full-service interior architecture + design, real estate + construction strategy, custom furniture + product design, and brand consultancy, Lauren pursues unique opportunities to forge partnerships and collaborations with brands who seek to create engaging spaces and lasting experiences in both private and public realms.

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OSCAR HEALTH

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Oscar Health, the $2 billion dollar tech startup that's shaking up the healthcare industry, opened their first full-service, clip-board free health & wellness center to its users in early 2017.  The 6,000 SQFT clinic located in downtown Brooklyn is equipped with laboratory, treatment, therapy, and counseling rooms, as well as a community facing multi-purpose room designed for user engagement, outreach, and education. 

Awards : Oscar Health Center received recognition as an Exceptional Branded Environment in Fast Company's annual Innovation by Design Awards.

 

BROOKLYN

NEW YORK

 
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GOOGLE

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Google's 3rd largest campus further expanded its foot print with this 180,000 SQFT new construction building completed in 2016 by design and architecture firm DLR Group. Situated on the previously abandoned railway corridor, this brownfield site now incorporates the first public facing engineering campus, parks system, and community connection. The tenant build-out and interior design, also led by DLR Group, includes 90,000 SQFT of office, lounge, + meeting space, auditorium, full-service cafeteria, micro kitchens, and wellness gym + spa.

Awards: Google Kirkland Building D received Best Green Project by ENR in 2017.

SEATTLE

WASHINGTON

 
 
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VICE MEDIA

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Uhuru Design, in partnership with The Switzer Group & Maderas Collective, lead the interior design + buildout of the 75,000 SQFT gut renovation / relocation of Vice Media's Corporate Headquarters, located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Situated on several blocks of the iconic Domino Sugar Factory, the previous industrial site was transformed into "one part super production facility : one part players' paradise", with 100+ video editing suites, recording studio, and DJ booth. Housing over 1000 employees, the building includes full kitchen, cafe, bar, and an open lobby / lounge connected to one of Brooklyn's largest roof gardens, by Brooklyn Grange.

BROOKLYN

NEW YORK

 
 
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INDUSTRIOUS OFFICES

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Industry leader in shared workspaces, Industrious Offices brings startups, creatives, entrepreneurs, and business professionals under one roof. In partnership with Uhuru Design, Industrious opened over 250,000 SQFT from 2014-2017, with 10 additional locations in the works. Bringing its members a heightened sense of service, Industrious's concierge co-working model celebrates the individuality and community aspects of each locations.  Focusing on be-spoke, brand and location specific custom FF&E build-outs, they strive to fuse the concept of craft and hospitality into the office scene. 

13 LOCATIONS

NATIONWIDE

 
 
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THE WICK HOTEL

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In the heart of the Hudson Valley, this 55-room boutique hotel, restaurant, and bar opened in early 2018 by Redburn Development as part of Starwood's Tribute Portfolio. Once home to a candle, soap, and textile factory in the 1860's, this Landmark Building / adaptive re-use project invokes the rich manufacturing history of the past, now immersed in the culinary, artistic, and culturally-robust getaway of Upstate New York. Custom build-out in partnership with Digifab Shop and Maderas Collective.

HUDSON

NEW YORK