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,...

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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...

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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.

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February 19, 2010

How We’re Making It, A Top 10 List+

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

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February 18, 2010

BUILD Progress Report+

Some current BUILD projects and publications.

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February 15, 2010

Dynamic Bridges+

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

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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,...

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February 7, 2010

The Importance of Sketching+

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

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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...

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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...

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February 1, 2010

Hollin Hills House+

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

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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...

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January 27, 2010

The Black Hole of Design+

The importance of authentic design. Establishing a modern language of architecture that is an accurate reflection of our society and...

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January 25, 2010

Women Making an Impact 5+

The BUILDblog women making an impact series highlights 10 female architects making a significant contribution to the design community. The...

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January 21, 2010

Mid-century Modern Communities+

The BUILDblog collection of Mid-Century Modern neighborhoods in the United States.

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January 18, 2010

Architecture of Modesty+

BUILD ponders the business of how we deal with work life balance as design professionals.

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January 14, 2010

Cabinetry and Craftsmanship+

BUILD takes some time away from the computer and is reminded what you can learn while working in the wood...

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January 11, 2010

Keeping the Character+

BUILD sets up a little competition while promoting local community and preservation of character.

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January 8, 2010

Architecture as Surgery+

BUILD looks at mid-century housing and how it can stay up to date with contemporary design.

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January 6, 2010

An Architect’s Philosophy of Photography+

BUILDS explains how a photograph can show more than just a space but convey the experience of a specific location....

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January 4, 2010

On the Radar+

Let’s get twenty-ten kicked off with a list of cool design links that have been keeping us busy over the...

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January 1, 2010

The Mind’s Eye+

BUILD wonders about the balance between digital modeling and trusting in ones own vision.

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December 30, 2009


BUILD Jumps down the internet rabbit hole to discover something new.

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December 28, 2009

It’s Not About the Building+

BUILD reflects on the community that makes our job so rewarding.

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December 24, 2009

Polling and Design+

BUILD looks at how market research can help understand new requirements in our industry.

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December 21, 2009

The Modern List Chicago+

BUILD heads to the windy city to check up on whats new.

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December 18, 2009

Objectified: 12 Quotes+

BUILD contemplates the necessity of components in today's design world.

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December 15, 2009

Gift Guide for the Persnickety Design-Types+

BUILD lets you in on what the design minded really want this holiday season.

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December 10, 2009

Chicago: Comparison + Opinion+

BUILD travels to Chicago and compares different design styles for public architecture.

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December 7, 2009

BUILD Book Report+

BUILD reviews a selection of books for the designer and architect.

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November 30, 2009