Couch Cushion Architecture; A Critical Analysis+

BUILDblog reviews and critiques the very root of the design world: couch cushion architecture

Read More+
April 21, 2010

The Modern Birdhouse+

BUILDblog covers some modern living for our feathered friends

Read More+
April 19, 2010

Home Interventions+

Some cool home-improvements by homeowners in the Park Modern building.

Read More+
April 15, 2010

The Architecture of Cremation+

The BUILDblog checks out the process of cremation and tours a gorgeous mausoleum designed and built in the 1950's.

Read More+
April 14, 2010

Promotion for Architects and Designers+

An effective ration between the input of resources vs. promotional output for architects and designers.

Read More+
April 12, 2010

Urban Explorations+

The BUILDblog explores the work of urban guerrilla Steve Duncan.

Read More+
April 9, 2010

The Fascination of Demo+

BUILDblog covers the wonder and fascination of construction demolition.

Read More+
April 7, 2010

ON the RADAR Exclusive+

BUILDblogs ON the RADAR exclusive with senor field correspondent Josiah Johnson

Read More+
April 5, 2010

A Vocabulary List for Architects Who Want to Get Things Built+

The BUILDblog vocab list for architects and designers who want to keep both feet on the ground.

Read More+
April 2, 2010

BUILDlab: Cabinet Shop Innovations+

Some cool new designs and toys from the Special Projects Division cabinet shop.

Read More+
March 29, 2010

Ten of our favorite diagrams (lately)+

10 cool diagrams you should get your eyeballs on.

Read More+
March 26, 2010

Sketching is about more than sketching+

The BUILDblog gets some travel sketches up on the web and discusses why it's so important for designers to...

Read More+
March 24, 2010

Elderly Housing Design in Europe+

The BUILDblog throws a few tomatoes at American elderly housings and calls out some inspiring examples in Europe.

Read More+
March 21, 2010

Irish Firms+

In spirit of St. Patty's day, the BUILDblog covers some hot, modern Irish Firms.

Read More+
March 15, 2010

BUILD Book Report+

The BUILDblog kicks the tires on several books; some new and some that have stood the test of time.

Read More+
March 12, 2010


BUILD re-evaluates their media intake.

Read More+
March 10, 2010

On the Radar+

BUILDblog's monthly synopsis of what we're up to, including cool links to videos, architecture, design, photography, writing and lectures

Read More+
March 8, 2010

Digital Tools for the New Age of Travel+

Some recent digital tools BUILD LLC and The Modern List have been using to make travel quicker, cheaper and more...

Read More+
March 1, 2010

The Modern List Miami & the Keys+

The Modern List on Miami and the Florida keys is intended for the design conscious interested in experiencing modern architecture,...

Read More+
February 28, 2010

The Experience of Art Deco Design+

The BUILDblog kicks the tires on Art Deco Miami and concludes that it's just as much about experience as...

Read More+
February 26, 2010

The sophistication of under-design: ODOS Architects+

The BUILDblog review of Ireland's ODOS architects. Simple and modern, their work hits all the right chords.

Read More+
February 19, 2010

How We’re Making It, A Top 10 List+

BUILD's top ten tips for flourishing in the tough economic climate.

Read More+
February 18, 2010

BUILD Progress Report+

Some current BUILD projects and publications.

Read More+
February 15, 2010

Dynamic Bridges+

A review of 5 dynamic bridges in the Seattle area with statistics and photos.

Read More+
February 12, 2010

On the Radar+

BUILDblog's every couple of weeks synopsis of what we're up to. The post includes cool links to videos, architecture, design,...

Read More+
February 7, 2010

The Importance of Sketching+

BUILD discusses the importance of hand sketching and shows a few examples of recent sketchbooks.

Read More+
February 5, 2010

Art, Wine and Solutions+

Join us on Thursday, February 4th at Picnic in Seattle's Phinney Ridge neighborhood for art, wine and a great way...

Read More+
February 2, 2010

You’ll never get sued for ugly+

Architects are the guardians of good aesthetics but if they can't uphold a code of decent design in the built...

Read More+
February 1, 2010

Hollin Hills House+

A nice example of mid-century modern architecture in the Hollin Hills community of Virginia.

Read More+
January 29, 2010

Emergency Shelter; A Critical Test of Design+

The emergency shelter kit by Shelterbox is a well designed solution to disasters like the Haiti earthquake. The BUILDblog post...

Read More+
January 27, 2010