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Arturo Yanez quoted in Los Angeles Magazine’s March Issue

http://www.lamag.com/digestblog/food-court-long-beach-shipping-containers/ A bespoke eatery styled as a ‘shipping container’ only because city permitting wouldn’t allow it to be actually housed in one, gives new meaning to, ‘if you build it, they will come’. Wax Paper is a sandwich shop/café housed in all of 226...

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FSY Hosts ‘Frogtown Artwalk 2016’ Steering Committee Meeting

The 10th Annual Frogtown Art Walk, a yearly free tour of the studios of the artists and artisans of Elysian Valley (Frogtown), is scheduled for Saturday, August 13, 2016.  FSY Architects hosted the first meeting of the 2016 organizing committee on February 22, welcoming residents and...

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BLOX Receives ‘Excellence in Design’ Award

FSY Architects was honored to receive an ‘Excellence in Design’ Award from the San Fernando Valley Chapter of the American Institute of Architects for its work on BLOX, a ‘creative campus’ adjacent to the Los Angeles River. BLOX includes the adaptive re-use of two existing...

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FSY hosts SCANPH Annual Membership Meeting and Mixer

FSY was pleased to host SCANPH's Annual Membership Meeting on December 1 at FSY's new offices. The yearly event is a great opportunity for SCANPH members to socialize with longtime colleagues and make new associations as they kick off the holiday season. FSY Architects has...

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Wax Paper Arrives In Frogtown

The gourmet sandwich chefs, Lauren and Peter Lemos, brought their culinary talents to Frogtown—and specifically to the BLOX campus, by providing a commissary of sorts to its resident creatives via a custom-made café/deli designed by FSY Architects. The chefs had always dreamed of having their own...

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Teague Terrace Completion Ceremoniously Celebrated

FSY Architects joined in celebrating construction completion of Teague Terrace, a 56-unit affordable housing development for homeless veterans, developmentally disabled and senior citizens. The celebration and blessing ceremony, which took place on November 9, 2015, brought together a varied group of project participants, including dignitaries,...

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BLOX Opens its Doors 

On an especially warm Saturday afternoon on November 21, a group of community members, friends, and supporters gathered at the entrance to BLOX to celebrate the grand opening of BLOX and its tenant eatery, Wax Paper. The celebration included the unveiling of a new piece...