Shaping Seattle Arch...

Beginning in 1990, I served as organizer, editor, and co-author of Shaping Seattle Architecture: A Historical Guide to the Architects, a book published in 1994 by the University of Washington Press with AIA Seattle as part of the 100th anniversary celebration of the AIA in Washington and...

Design Jam / Seattle...

“Would you like to create something that will be shown (and used!) at the Festival? Check out the Seattle Design Jam: a Street Furniture Design Competition, which just opened! Street furniture created for the Design Jam will be part of the “Design Block,” the hub of this year’s...

RAPID RIDE at Shorel...

METROpolis 2030: RAPID RIDE at Shoreline / final review + student work Andrew Thies Working with King County Metro Transit and the City of Shoreline the studio pursued proposals promoting a strong vision for Transit Oriented Development (TOD) along the new Metro Bus Rapid Transit...

This Weekend: August...

Things to look out for this weekend, some architecture related, mostly just summer in Seattle related:   Thursday, August 16th Canton Alley Party + JamFest, stop by historic Canton Alley for the third alley party of the summer, 5:30 – 9:30 pm, free Get Out! Summer at the SAM!,...

Inside JAS Design Build, Part 2 Aug15

Inside JAS Design Bu...

Photos are of the JAS office last Thursday after most people had left and with a strong afternoon light coming in. Today I attempted (valiantly endeavored, succeeded at?) translating as-built measurements taken by a subcontractor with a high-tech laser device into an anatomically correct...