Transforming Forgotten Buildings

Shubin + Donaldson Architects has worked on various adaptive re-use and renovation projects throughout Los Angeles, revitalizing old forgotten buildings and transforming them into something unique and meaningful.

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Transforming Forgotten Buildings

Russell Shubin, AIA, LEED AP, was part of a panel titled “Reinvention = House” at this year’s Dwell on Design conference at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Moderated by Carlo Caccavale, Associate Director of the AIA Los Angeles chapter, the panel included Michael Rachlin of Rachlin Partners, and Melinda Ritz, a former Hollywood set decorator….

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Russell Shubin, AIA, LEED AP at Dwell on Design 2015

This project is an adaptive reuse of a 120,000 sf, 2-story concrete tilt-up building that has been reactivated into an authentic, integrated, creative hub. By subtracting structure, articulating openings for daylight, integrating landscape, and adding connective architectural elements the project creates openness, connectivity, and energy.

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2121 Park Place: Concrete Tilt-Up Building Transformation

Murad Retail was published in the April issue of VMSD Magazine. Murad worked with Shubin + Donaldson Architects to create their first flagship store in the heart of Los Angeles. The 1,500 square foot storefront introduces a technology driven retail experience to the beauty brand, while further educating and giving health and beauty insight to…

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Murad’s LA Flagship featured in VMSD Magazine

With the soaring price of real estate in today’s market, more Los Angeles homes are being built on steeply sloped sites due to a strong demand for available land in desirable locations. The resurgence of development in the hills is made possible through creative engineering and thoughtful design. In this interview, members from Shubin +…

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Introducing S+D Studio Dialogues: The Engineered Landscape

Congratulations to the Team One USA project team at Shubin + Donaldson! The project won the The Los Angeles Business Journal’s GOLD Tenant Improvement Award last night. A special thank you to our project consultants Sierra Pacific Constructors, Arc Engineering, dTank, and Lighting Design Alliance for their remarkable contributions.

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Team One USA Won LABJ’s Tenant Improvement Award!

Shubin + Donaldson partner Russell Shubin recently spoke about the new paradigm that has emerged in creative workplace design at AIR’s 22nd Annual Market Review and Forecast at the Jonathan Club in downtown Los Angeles. The panel of speakers included Robert Kleinhenz – Chief Economist for the LA County EDC, Carl Muhlstein – Managing Director…

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A New Paradigm has Emerged in Creative Workplace Design