aranda\lasch is a new york and tucson-based design studio dedicated to experimental research and innovative building. established by benjamin aranda and chris lasch, aranda\lasch designs buildings, installations and furniture through a deep investigation of structure and materials. recognition includes the united states artists award, young architects award, design vanguard award, ad innovators, and the architectural league emerging voices award. their early projects are the subject of the book, 'tooling.] aranda\lasch has exhibited internationally in galleries, museums, design fairs and biennials. current building projects include stores in miami, an outdoor theater in gabon, and an art park in bali. their work is part of the permanent collection of the MoMA in new york.