Alumni in the City: ...

A few weeks ago on Sunday October 26th, we had a great turnout of alumni for ‘Alumni in the City’ – a walking tour led by UW Department of Architecture alumni designers offering a behind the scenes glimpse into the design of six notable projects. The projects and alumni...

Kate and CPH

  Greetings from Copenhagen! After presenting my M.Arch thesis this past December, I packed up my life in Seattle into a 10″x10″ storage unit and traveled 5,000 miles to Copenhagen, Denmark, where I have been working as an intern at Henning Larsen Architects (HLA) thanks in...

Staff Summer Field T...

Last month the Architecture Department Staff stepped out of the office during a sunny Thursday August afternoon and got together for their annual summertime field trip. This year we started off the field trip by touring Department Chair Dave Miller’s firm, Miller Hull, located downtown...

Seattle Design Festi...

Seattle Design Festival: Engage Your World / starts today! Thursday, September 20th – Sunday, September 23rd The annual Seattle Design Festival, created by Design in Public, is an event that encourages all to ‘engage our world’ by offering the public an opportunity to better...

NYC / Architecture H...

A Week in New York City through Photos Last week I stepped away from the Architecture Department”s office where I”ve been working this summer and spent the week back east in New York City seeing friends and exploring the city to the fullest. Here are a few of the new architecture...

POETRY NW!

Tomorrow night, come to Pioneer Square”s First Thursday art walk, when leading art galleries throw open their doors to introduce their new exhibitions and artists, and check out the Alley Network Project”s  POETRY NORTHWEST EXTRAVAGANZA EXTRAORDINAIRE LADIES & GENTLEMEN Come...

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...

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!,...

StudioWorks

StudioWorks: Architecture Department Year End Show Last month to celebrate another great year of school and student work, the University of Washington Department of Architecture hosted its annual year-end show, StudioWorks, in Gould Court.  The show featured work from the graduate and...

Art/Architecture/Spa...

An Interview with Lead Pencil Studio’s Annie Han This past fall I took Elizabeth Golden’s class, “Case Studies in Contemporary Architectural Practice.”  Over the course of the quarter we visited nine offices of varying size in Seattle. Architects and planners gave us an inside look...

NWPR Conference : Ju...

“A city, properly speaking, does not exist by the accretion of houses but the association of human beings” - Lewis Mumford Last Friday and Saturday we (Davis Hammer and Kate Murphy) participated in the 3rd Annual Northwest and Pacific Region Leadership Institute at the IDL.  Six schools...