2014 – Curbed Miami

PROJECTS: BROWN JORDAN FLAGSHIP STORE It’s pretty hard for new buildings to compete for attention in the mega-hyped Design District in the midst of Dacra’s billion plus ultra-luxe developments, the new ICA museum, and Enrique Norten’s Design 41, but there are indeed a number of smaller noteworthy District retail projects underway. Highly acclaimed Touzet Studio…

2014 – Curbed Miami

Lincoln Road’s big new Gap store had its grand opening last night, with Racked Miami on the scene. As they say, it’s nice, which is totally what was expected considering its designers were the fabulous Touzet Studio. And we’re not saying that because they bought Curbed a $28 steak when we did lunch a couple months ago. Haha. But the…

2014 – South Florida Business Journal

PROJECT: LINCOLN ROAD GAP STORE Miami Beach’s Lincoln Road Gap is expected to re-open with a new second floor and an additional 4,000 square feet of space. The San Francisco-based retailer is hosting a public re-opening celebration on June 20. Designed by Miami locals Carlos and Jackie Touzet of Touzet Studio, the new structure is now a…

2014 – Miami New Times

PROJECT: LINCOLN ROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH COURTYARD Plans to move forward with commercial development on land currently occupied by the terrace of the Miami Beach Community Church on Lincoln Road have been given the OK by Miami Beach’s Historic Preservation Board. The controversial plan will see a three-story building go up on the historic site next door to…

2014 – The Next Miami

PROJECT: LINCOLN ROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH COURTYARD Miami Beach’s Historic Preservation Board has approved a controversial plan to build a 2-story retail building next to the Miami Beach Community Church on Lincoln Road, according to Touzet Studio. The historic 1920 church designed by Walter De Garmo (along with a 1949 addition by Russel Pancoast) will be preserved,…

2014 – The Next Miami

PROJECT: LINCOLN ROAD APPLE STORE Construction on a new 14,000 square foot Apple Store on Lincoln Road is now underway. Apple’s new two-level store will be located at 1021 Lincoln Road, next door to a new Gap Store. An Auburn-Duesenberg-Cord auto salon designed by Russell Pancoast was once located on the site, but that building was destroyed…

2014 – Miami New Times

PROJECT: LINCOLN ROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH COURTYARD In December, we broke the news that the Miami Beach Community Church was strongly considering leasing its courtyard to commercial developers. Church leaders called the $100 million offer a “miracle from God.” Meanwhile, locals — and even some church members — said the church was selling its sanctuary for…

2014 – The Next Miami

PROJECT: LINCOLN ROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH COURTYARD Miami architecture firm Touzet Studio has unveiled a plan to build a 2-story retail center on Lincoln Road in the courtyard of the historic Miami Beach Community Church. The plan includes demolishing both the raised terrace where the courtyard is located and an outer wall surrounding the courtyard. A…

2014 – Curbed Miami

PROJECT: LINCOLN ROAD CHURCH COURTYARD There was much brouhaha when news dropped that the courtyard of the Miami Beach Congregational Church, that stately old church on Lincoln Road, could soon be filled with a three-story retail project, with roof garden. Miami Beach’s oldest church, designed by Walter DeGarmo with a rectory building added later by Russell Pancoast, never…

2014 – Miami New Times

PROJECT: CHRIS BOSH HOME Chris Bosh may not be the league’s most valuable player, but he does own the NBA’s most valuable real estate portfolio. Not only is Bosh’s North Bay Road home on Miami Beach the most expensive home owned by a current player, but he also owns a home in California that is…