hMa is showing initial design studies, to give a sense of how hMa works with clients. hMa begins projects with working models, as well as 3-D renderings to capture the overall feel for the design. hMa also has a reputation for Green Design. As the Master Plan Architects for Battery Park City's North Neighborhood, hanrahan Meyers presided over the development of over 1 million square feet of green construcion, including the first ever built LEED certified residential high-rise building, the Solaire.
pool view: hMa's Holley House in Garrison, NY. Post: Victoria Meyers architect
These images are just partial materials for the design process, which includes a model, as well as plans and other drawings. James Ackerman once said: ‘to view an architect’s drawings is to look inside the architect’s mind, and understand how they think about design’.