More stories about Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  • Book: 'Furniture Studio'

    A survey of the University of Washington's furniture studio by Jeffrey Ochsner reveals the linkage between materials and making that defines the field of architecture.

  • EHDA Merit Award: Salishan - Sal 7

    Phase seven of Tacoma Housing Authority's Salishan redevelopment achieves LEED-Platinum.

  • Product: Olson Kundig Architects Peek Sliding Door Pull

    The Seattle-based firm has designed a line of steel hardware and accessories, which is aptly named the Tom Kundig Collection.

  • Studio Visit: Olson Kundig Architects

    The studio crit remains a crucial part of the culture at this Seattle-based firm, which stops work once per week to gather for a group critique, even as it has grown from two to nearly 100 people.

  • Family-Friendly Downtowns

    Urban designer Sarah Snider, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, is part of a new project that examines the relationship of cities to their residents.

  • Nils Finne's New Video

    Seattle architect Nils Finne's smart, low-key use of Internet marketing to spread the word about his firm helps secure work across the country.

  • Regional Design at AIA 2012

    The AIA 2012 session "Connect to the World and Community: Region-Based Design and Its Connection to Culture, Community, and Place" on Thursday, May 17, was packed.

  • Profile: Nils Finne, AIA

    Nils Finne, AIA, has long exemplified the highly skilled regional practitioner. Based in Seattle, he draws on Asian, Scandinavian, and mid-century modernist influences in work that distills the environmental and cultural currents of the contemporary Pacific Northwest.

  • AIA Seattle Honor Awards

    James L. Cutler, FAIA, will be awarded the 2012 AIA Seattle Medal of Honor on June 16 for promoting and contributing to outstanding design in the region.

  • Italian Hill Town Art Installation in Seattle

    Architectural photographer Lara Swimmer and her husband, Seattle-based architect Robert Zimmer, have collaborated with artist Perri Lynch to produce a multi-media study of an Italian hill town.