Back to school guide for architects+

It’s that time of year again; rural Universities have started classes and urban Universities will start soon.  Architecture school is...

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August 25, 2009
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Active Silence+

BUILD reflects on the architecture of active silence.

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August 21, 2009
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Architecture & Choice+

BUILD unravels why more is less when it comes to decisions in architecture.

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August 18, 2009
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Hilltowns vs. Tract Home Developments+

BUILD analyzes the similarities and vast differences between hilltowns and suburbia.

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August 14, 2009
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Detached Accessory Dwelling Units+

Buildable land is increasingly difficult to come by in Seattle, at the same time population growth continues and the needs...

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August 11, 2009
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Beautifully Boring Scenes+

BUILD showcases elegance in the mundane.

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August 7, 2009
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Alternative Dwellings+

BUILD takes a sober look at the advantages, disadvantages, and quirks of mobile living.

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August 4, 2009
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BUILDblog Guide to Resumes+

BUILD exposes tips on the qualities of a good (and bad) resume.

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July 31, 2009
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Recent Cabinet Details+

BUILD shares some of the latest and greatest from the SPD shop.

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July 27, 2009
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Julius Shulman: Master Photographer+

BUILD digs into the brilliant and strategic photography of Julius Shulman.

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July 24, 2009
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In Defense of Preservation+

BUILD shares their thoughts on the harmony between preservation and modernism.

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July 20, 2009
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Better Know a Neighborhood – Magnolia, Seattle+

BUILD shares the modernist's rundown of the tucked-away Seattle neighborhood, Magnolia.

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July 16, 2009
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On the Radar+

BUILD shares some razor-sharp videos that have hit their radar.

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July 13, 2009
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Design and Cooking+

BUILD shares some of their favorite resources that merge good design and good food.

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July 10, 2009
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Modern Condominium Build-Out+

Construction of a condominium interior in downtown Seattle. The project uses new cabinets, new finishes and features a translucent shower...

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July 7, 2009
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To be of use+

[Photo by BUILD LLC] Months ago we put out a signal for pro-bono work here at BUILD, shortly thereafter we...

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July 3, 2009
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Interior Screening+

BUILD shares their simple strategies for optimizing texture and light in a recent urban condo build-out.

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June 30, 2009
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On the Radar+

BUILD's getting their fill of beautiful objects, photographs, and ideas in the latest installation of OtR.

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June 26, 2009
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Pre-Fab Houses Don’t Work+

BUILD weighs in on the perpetually hot topic of pre-fab architecture.

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June 23, 2009
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Raising the Bar #4: Urban Trees+

BUILD gets a firsthand look at a new urban development in Seattle's Central District neighborhood.

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June 20, 2009
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Translucency and Light+

BUILD shares a peek into strategies for harnessing subtle and dramatic light qualities.

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June 15, 2009
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Learning from Legos+

BUILD gives LEGO the credit they deserve.

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June 11, 2009
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How to Start Your Own Design Firm+

BUILD shares their wisdom on how to start your own firm.

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June 6, 2009
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Daybeds+

BUILD shares the results of their modern daybed research.

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June 3, 2009
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Arthur Erickson: Pacific Northwest Modern Master+

BUILD pays homage to one of the Northwest's great architects.

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May 29, 2009
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The Indispensable Importance of Experience+

A story explaining the merits of experience in the design world.

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May 26, 2009
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Pacific Northwest Design+

BUILD defines key characteristics of Northwest Regional design, and highlights some head-turning projects.

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May 21, 2009
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On the Radar+

The radar's chock-full of red hot architecture and design.

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May 18, 2009
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Get Your Hands Dirty+

BUILD and SPD delve into the value and satisfaction of making things by hand.

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May 15, 2009
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Timeless Design+

BUILD catalogs some of their favorite designs that will never go out of style.

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May 12, 2009
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The Modern List: Portland ups the ante+

BUILD's tips on getting your modern fill in The Rose City.

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May 6, 2009
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