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Energy Simulation Plug-ins for Revit

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With our continued efforts in enhancing sustainability in all our projects, we have been looking into early-design daylight and energy analysis. Since LMN loves Revit, we tested 3 energy simulation […]

LMN is Hiring


LMN is currently hiring architectural and interiors staff at all experience levels.  Please send your resume and portfolio here if you’re interested in joining us.      

CNC Site Models


Physical models are an important part of our design process.  They are highly effective for conveying complex spatial relationships to a large group of individuals and they tend to engage […]

Revit Daylighting Tools 2: ElumTools

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LMNts reviews ElumTools new daylighting ability



Last week LMNts traveled to Los Angeles for ACADIA 2014, the leading conference devoted to advanced computational design in architecture.  While we did not prepare any papers or lead any workshops this year, […]

Revit Daylighting Tools 1: Autodesk’s Lighting Analysis Extension

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One of the most popular posts on this site is “DIVA is Awesome and Everyone Should Use it.” Since that post, Diva has become our staple daylighting tool, but not […]

Suzhou Space

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Before starting at LMN, I lived in China for over three years, where I became fascinated by the classical gardens of Suzhou. These gardens, unique to southern China, are populated […]

LMN Office Renovation 2: Occupancy Comfort


This is the second post in a series about the LMN Office Renovation focusing on the technologies we leveraged to make a better space in which to work.  The LMN […]

A Computational Commute


When I first moved to Seattle, the thing that most surprised me was the number of hills. The city is, after all, better known for its rain and its coffee […]

LMN’s Office Renovation 1: Daylighting Strategies


As has been mentioned in a number of previous posts we recently renovated our office here in Seattle.  Over the next few weeks we will be highlighting some of the more interesting aspects […]