PROJECTS

Don CeSar Maritana Grille, St Petersburg, FL 
Architects: Design One Architecture
Design: Parker Torres 

General Contractor: PCL Construction

Custom glass fiber reinforced gypsum (GFRG) fluted column warps complete with bases, upper corbels and integrated tables.

Sam Adams Tap Room, Faneuil Marketplace, Boston, MA 
Architect: TAT (The Architectural Team)
Contractor: Wright Architectural Millwork
General Contractor: Bergmeyer Associates

We created five glass fiber reinforced concrete (GFRC) bar tops complete with embedded Sam Adams bottle caps and broken bottle bits.

Moderna Framingham
Design: Planeta Design Group
Developer/Contractor: Mill Creek Residential
Subcontractor: Woodcraft Group
Artist: Justin Blanchard

Custom ceiling tins, accurately replicated in light weight Epoxy Cold Cast™, complete with old world rust and wear, adorn the mail room in the Moderna apartment complex in Framingham, MA and provide easy maintenance.  (Photos courtesy Planeta Design Group)

Margaritas, Northboro, MA 
Design: Whitlock Design Group

A dazzlingly authentic Mexican restaurant with artistically intertwined, and equally authentic, handmade FORMA Beyond vintage ceiling tins, replicated in Epoxy Cold Cast™and rough sawn wood walls and trim replicated in epoxy resin. A festive culinary environment with long term durability and low maintenance.

Bar Rustic Restaurant, Kingston, MA
Concept: Jim Cafarelli
Design: Whitlock Design Group

Bar Rustic is an upscale, urban-retro restaurant complete with the multi Emmy Award winning The Studio Kitchen. The restaurant uses FORMA Beyond composites throughout replicating some of America’s most famous iron bridge work. Not the least, Manhattan’s High Line, replicated high above the bar from composite resin and GFRC adding kinetic energy to the conversations and dining below.

Top Golf, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, CT
Architect: ZDS
Contractor: Seaman DiCarlo

Top Golf is the place to be when you want to do a bit of golfing, eating and drinking. Located at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT this Top Golf also allows you to include a bit gambling as well.

FORMA Beyond custom made the serpentine countertop from GFRC bringing a bit of stability to what could be described as extreme golf.

Alloy Condominium Kintsugi Reception Desk, Somerville, MA
Designer: Planeta Design Group
Millwork: Wright Architectural Millwork

We worked closely with the Planeta designers to create this custom Kintsugi inspired reception desk. Closely following the Japanese Kintsugi "golden joinery" art form, we molded, textured and colored a special blend of GFRC to closely replicate dark granite with a continuous labyrinth of bronze-filled cracks that are beyond imagination

Home Renovation Hampton Falls, NH
Designer: Lisa Teague
Contractor: Star Island Builders

Replicated heavy flake steel panels replicated in light weight silver Epoxy Cold Cast™ and applied over pocket doors.

40 Bridge Street Condo Portsmouth, NH
Designer: Lisa Teague
Contractor: Witcher Builders

Premier condo living in the heart of Portsmouth, with a grand view of the Piscataqua River Bridge, warmed and surrounded by the simple elegance of concrete, crafted to replicate the foundation of the bridge itself.

The Row Hotel at Assembly Row, Somerville, MA
Designer: XSS Hotels
Architect/Contractor: Procon

Marriott's latest flagship AC branded hotel, utilized the FORMA Beyond designed and manufactured GFRG reception wall as well as I-beam replications and stair risers and stringers. (Photos Courtesy The Row at Assembly Row and JS Photography.)

Caffé Nero, 205-207 Newbury Street, Boston, MA
Architect: Silverman Trykowski
Contractor: JL Dunn & Company

A fiercely popular culinary destination raising the style bar below the heart of the forever trend-setting section of downtown Boston. For starters, bluestone pavers and benches with precast brownstone caps, stringers and watertables; Followed by the main course of a two-story cathedral with precast brownstone pillars and lintels garnished with leaf-and-dart molding: Finishing with a refreshing full façade of brick repair and repointing.

Christ the King Parish Renovation, Concord, NH
Architect: Warren Street Architects
Contractor: JS Spain Commercial Services

FORMA Beyond custom-molded the glass fiber reinforced concrete (GFRC) cornices that grace the renovated vestibule on the historic Christ the King Parish.

Bridgewater Academy, Bridgewater, MA
Contractor: M. O'Connor
Architect: Tappé Architects
Preservation Consultant: JMBA Architects

FORMA Beyond replicated the exterior columns and capitals in GFRC and interior ceiling medallions in GFRG in this 1868 Italianate- and Georgian-Revival-styled Academy that now serves as the town hall.

Peterborough Townhouse Historical Replication
Architect: Catlin Architecture

Peterborough's historic Townhouse was built in 1918 and as part of a restoration program, FORMA Beyond created replications of the original plaster ceiling medallions in fiberglass complete with new electrical system and lighting fixtures.

The Street, Chestnut Hill, MA
Architect: BKA Architects
Developer/Contractor: WS Development

Three new storefronts incorporate FORMA Beyond light weight 15" and 18" steel C-channel replications that are up to 7-times lighter than real steel.

Snooze AM Eatery, Atlanta, GA
Architect: Sargenti Architects
Contractor: Caliber 1

8" and 15" replicated steel C-channels are up to 7-times lighter than real steel and allowed the Sargenti designer to achieve the desired industrial look without the installation and maintenance costs of real steel.

Chipotle, Portsmouth, NH
Architect: JD Lagrasse and Associates
Contractor: Haynes Group

Accurately replicated 12" C-channels are 7-times lighter than real steel and create an industrial look on the exterior of the Chipotle restaurant, Portsmouth, NH

Tiffany Pavilion at the Four Seasons Sheraton, Norwood, MA
Architect/Developer: Hobbs Brook

Hidden just off the busy byways of upscale Norwood, this unique art space was completely designed, manufactured and installed by FORMA Beyond using GFRC and local stones. The pavilion is super friendly and inviting for large groups, offers numerous smaller settings for more intimate get-togethers and built to last for generations.

Cape Cod Mall Renovation, Hyannis, MA
Contractor: APCON

The simple art of GFRC displayed in the custom-made and installed rakes, lintels, pilasters, cornices and capitals at the Cape Cod Mall in Hyannis, MA.

Norton Point Bridge, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA 
Contractor: SPS New England

Built in 1912, the Norton Point bridge spans 376 feet linking the world to the charmed village of Manchester-by-the-Sea. In its day, the structure was the "largest concrete highway bridge in Massachusetts" (Ref: Better Roads and Streets, Feb 1914: ed. Frank Perkins). When rebuilt, SPS New England came to FORMA Beyond to supply all of the precast balusters and caps.

Celtics and Bruins ProShop, Boston, MA
Architect: Bergmeyer Associates
Contractor: Shawmut Design and Construction

FORMA Beyond 12", 16", 20", 22", 24" and 28" replicated steel C-channels grace the new Celtics and Bruins ProShop in the historic TD Gardens, Boston, MA. They include replicated nuts and washers and are up to 7-times lighter than real steel. This allows for a simple installation and provide long term, rust-free maintenance.

Fuel America, 100 Front Street, Worcester, MA
Architect: Prellwitz Chilinski
Contractor: GVW, Inc.

FORMA Beyond replicated steel C-channels from fire retardant Engineered Wood Fiber™ and gussets and rivets from Epoxy Cold Cast™ to add Worcester's industrial feel to this hip coffee shop.

The Rival House Grand Casino, Hinckley, MN
Architect: Cuningham Group Architecture
Contractor: PCL Construction

FORMA Beyond designed and replicated these cold rolled and welded steel truss sections complete with an authentic rusted texture, gussets and rivets in Epoxy Cold Cast™. The 30 foot, 105 pound trusses fully support the 3-monitor media center.

Office Renovation, Hartford, CT 
Architect/Design: Infinity Group

Curved steel ceiling panels and trim, in Heavy Flake with Bronze, replicated in feather light Epoxy Cold Cast™ bring an authentic old-world industrial might to this modern office space.

The Andi, South Bay Boston, MA
Concept: Planeta Design Group
Architect: Stantec
Contractor: Lee Kennedy
Artist: Justin Blanchard
Photographer: Cory Gans

At the direction of the Planeta Design Group, FORMA Beyond hand sculpted GFRG disks that serve as energizing portals into another world in the community room of this up scale apartment complex.

One Dalton Street, Boston, MA
Architect: Cambridge Seven
Contractor: Shawmut
Subcontractor: Component Assembly Systems

FORMA Beyond manufactured custom GFRG ceiling cornices, light coves and columns for this project in the heart of Boston. The new-age material brings added strength, durability and design flexibility to the classic look and feel.

Marriott San Antonio, TX
Designer: Parker Torres
Contractor: PWI Construction

FORMA Beyond manufactured several large diameter GFRG columns for the Marriott San Antonio lobby. The material provides the elegant classic look and feel of plaster, but with significantly higher strength and durability along with increased flexibility in design possibilities.

Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites, Seaport, Boston
Concept: Group One
Commissioned by: Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton

FORMA Beyond custom designed and manufactured a pair of UL certified I-beam and rope lights for the hotel's restaurant ceiling. The I-beams are created from Engineered Wood Fiber.

Coke-Cola Bottle Wall
Concept:Stibler Associates
Commission: Coke-Cola Beverages Northeast, Inc.
Contractor: PIDCOR, Inc.
Design: Justin Blanchard FORMA Beyond

Coke Bottle wall CNC-milled from rift white oak MDF, highlights the super-cool meeting room of Coke-Cola Beverages Northeast, Inc. Bedford, NH (Photo courtesy: PIDCOR, Inc.)

Oil Rubbed Bronze Curved Board Room Table
Design: The New Traditionalists

Oil Rubbed Bronze replicated in Cold Cast™ epoxy resin applied to CNC machined curved wood base. An authentic industrial look and feel without the weight.

Photo courtesy The New Traditionalists

Railway Cargo Car Replication
Concept: Stibler Associates
Design: Justin Blanchard/FORMA Beyond
Commissioned by: Wheelabrator Technologies

Railway cargo car replication includes wheels, suspension units, rail clamps and spikes created in Composite Polyurea, rail in High Density Urethane (HDU) and cargo body in Engineered Wood Fiber™.

 

Ritz Carlton, Naples, FL
Concept: Parker Torres
Commissioned by Benjamin West
Millwork Contractor: BermanFalk
Artist: Justin Blanchard/FORMA Beyond

The custom floral design in the hotel room feature wall was developed in our CAD system starting from a Parker Torres concept and sketch and commissioned by Benjamin West.  From the CAD file we CNC milled a plug from HDU, created a rubber mold from the plug, cast the GFRG panel from the mold and hand painted it.

Translucent Reception Desk, Boston, MA
Commission: Bower Boston
Concept: Planeta Design Group
Artist: Justin Blanchard/FORMA Beyond

We CNC-milled a series of molds to create the swooping lines and surfaces of this other worldly reception desk and filled them with our custom tinted translucent green/blue Epoxy Resin.

Bower Boston, MA
Design: Planeta Design Group
Commission: Bower Boston
Artist: Justin Blanchard/FORMA Beyond
Architect: TAT
Contractor: JMA
Paint: Masterworks Custom Paint and Body

At the direction of Planeta Design Group, FORMA Beyond hand sculpted a GFRG "Dinasaur Egg" desk that will serve as the reception desk for the Fenway Tower 2 lobby. Helping greet visitors with a resounding wave of future modernity.

Bower Boston, MA
Design: Planeta Design Group
Commission: Bower Boston
Artist: Justin Blanchard/FORMA Beyond
Architect: TAT
Contractor: JMA
Paint: Masterworks Custom Paint and Body

FORMA Beyond hand sculpted this custom GFRG Impluvium where occupants can meet with their friends while relaxing by the ocean.