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History of Playground Design

By: Naomi Heller   The concept of play as part of human development did not emerge until the end of the nineteenth century. Children were required to work in fields or factories and were not given designated time for play as public playgrounds did not exist.

Little School at Lincoln School Awarded LEED Gold certification

Little School Courtyard Exterior View Project Description Rooted in Quaker principles and dedicated to a dynamic education Lincoln School located in Providence, RI, has a highly respected early education program.

Hello 2022, Goodbye 2021

We are fortunate to be able to continue to do important work with our clients and partners in meaningful ways this past year. studioMLA Architects was a part of many projects and community involvement.

Quarterly Updates

studioMLA Architects recently completed three projects Edgerley Family Horizons Center, Sandwich Public Library, and Brookline Center for Community Mental Health.

studioMLA Architects and Kaplan Construction Celebrate the Completion of the Edgerley Family Horizons Center

New 55,000 SF early education center to support the work of Horizons for Homeless Children     BOSTON – June 16, 2021 – Kaplan Construction, a WBE general contractor and construction management firm providing comprehensive building programs across Greater Boston, and studioMLA Architects, an a…

Reopening Childcare: Helpful Hints for Meeting CDC Guidelines

  studioMLA has developed a guide to support childcare facilities as they consider the daunting task of reopening following new CDC COVID-19 standards.

Kaplan Construction & studioMLA Architects Complete Boston University Children’s Center

Kaplan Construction, a WBE general contractor and construction management firm providing comprehensive building programs across Greater Boston, and studioMLA Architects, an architecture, landscape, and interior design firm that consistently provides clients with innovative, cost-effective, high-qual…

AstraZeneca Discovery Meadows Child Development Center Wins Innovative Project of the Year Award

The AstraZeneca Discovery Meadows Child Development Center won the 2020 USGBC – National Capital Region award for Innovative Project of the Year – New Construction, Commercial.

Boston University Children’s Center Featured in BU Today

The new Boston University Children’s Center was featured in BU Today. “In 2014, Boston University formed an advisory committee to look at its childcare options.

Construction Begins At Boston University

Located in Brookline’s Cottage Farm Historic District, 10 Lenox Street is the future home of Boston University’s Children’s Center.