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July 2023

1+1+ moves into their new office, located in Dreamtroit at 1331 Holden Street in Detroit! Dreamtroit is the adaptive reuse of the original Lincoln Motor building into artist housing, commercial and offices. It is also the project that kickstarted 1+1+ as a practice!


May 2023


Stewardship as Ownership: Detroit Reuse Collective, co-authored by Laura Marie Peterson and De Peter Yi is published in Riverwise Magazine Spring Issue. Read the article at the link or pick up a FREE copy at on of their distribution locations in Detroit.


Detroit Reuse Collective’s co-founders imagined the collective rebuilding of Detroit through a design-build workshop called Build a Chair = Reframe a House.  In The Architect’s Newspaper, we talk about our design-build-imagine workshop format as a way for architects and designers to support the collective reuse and rebuilding of Detroit and beyond. 


February 2023


Detroit Reuse Collective is holding a workshop for Detroiters rebuilding their Detroit homes. The workshop aims to provide a wide array of resouces to support the network of Detroiters rebuilding the city. Read more about the workshop in Model D Detroit.



June 2022

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1+1+, along with Cyrus Peñarroyo of Extents and De Peter Yi, formed Detroit Reuse Collective and are awarded an Engaging Workshops Grant from the University of Michigan. Read more about their grant proposal here.


September 2021

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How to Build* Our Own Living Structuresan exhibition for the Detroit 2021 Month of Design, included AÄ MÄ Studio, Cadaster, Could be Architecture, END Studio, Olde City Builders, Stock-a-Studio Studio Patina, and 1+1+ Architects.


May 2022


Detroit Land Bank essay Stewardship as Ownership, co-authored by Laura Marie Peterson and De Peter Yi, published in Log 54: Coauthoring. Read the full article here.

June 2021

Learning From the Courtyard: Cross-Cultural Ideas for the Architecture of the Dwellinga lecture for the International Women’s Associates of Chicago asked: “How can learnings from the vernacular courtyard impact the way we think about land-use, density and relationships between the individual housing unit and the city as a collective whole?”

October 2021


Clyde Burton Oasis, a collaboration through Design Advocates, is currently fundraising for its first phase of completion. The design will create a rooftop “room” on top of Clyde Burton House, a single-room-occupancy (SRO) housing facility serving 33 formerly homeless men and women over the age of 55. 


July 2020

Laura Marie Peterson is awarded an artist residency at the Montello Foundation.


May 2021

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Low Rise: Housing Ideas for Los Angeles, re-reoriented zoning “from a focus on transactions to kinship” and to addressed “the scale of the anthropocene itself,” and received an honorable mention from the city of Los Angeles.


August 2018

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1+1+ Architects wins their first project, an RFP for the master plan of Dreamtroit, the reuse of the Lincoln Motor Building into artist housing, Lincoln Street Art ParkGreen Living Science and Make Art Work.