The content for this post was written by Jenny Quill and was originally featured in the July 2019 edition of Alaska Beyond Magazine. Continue reading “Nexus featured in Alaska Beyond Magazine”
If you have 8-10 years of residential experience in high-rise (preferred) or mid-rise mixed-use projects and can work well in a collaborative atmosphere we want you to join our firm! Continue reading “We’re Hiring! Project Architect – High Rise Studio”
Earlier this month we attended the first annual Othello Square Summer Fair, a festive celebration of the Othello community and the neighborhood’s future. Weber Thompson led the effort to develop a Master Plan for the Othello Square project, and is the architect for two and landscape architect for all of the four buildings planned for the site.
Last month WT geared up to participate in another Bike Everywhere Month. Following tradition, the office broke up into teams of eager riders who were ready to start clocking some miles. Team ‘Frank Lloyd Riders Captain,’ Stephanie Farrell, shares her perspective as a first year team captain. Continue reading “A Fresh Perspective on Bike Everywhere Month”
Judges for the 2019 Gold Nugget Awards have named two Weber Thompson projects as award winners in its 56th annual competition, which honors design and planning excellence and draws entries from throughout the United States and internationally. DATA 1’s Landscape received the Grand Award in the ‘Best Landscape Architecture for a Community’ category, and Arbora Court received a Merit Award in the ‘Best Affordable Housing Community – over 60 dwelling units per acre or more’ category. Continue reading “Press Release: Two Weber Thompson projects receive awards at the 2019 Gold Nugget Awards”
Certified Passive House Consultants Emily Doe and Aaron Swain recently presented the “Solis Condominiums: A Case Study for Multifamily Passive House Construction” webinar with the PHIUS (Passive House Institute US). Their discussion includes the top ten tips for pursuing this standard for multifamily buildings and also references case studies from their own projects.
Watch the full webinar presentation below and learn more in their recent blog post “Top 10 Tips for Multi-Family Passive House Design.”
Weber Thompson is at the AIA National Convention in Las Vegas this week, and Director of Sustainability, Myer Harrell, will be part of a panel discussion, “Discovering the Rosetta Stone: Translating Research for Design Decision-Making.” Continue reading “#A19CON: Discovering the Rosetta Stone: Translating Research for Design Decision-Making”
Once again Weber Thompson’s house band gave it their all for the Housing Development Consortium’s Affordable Housing Week Theme Song competition. ‘Our House’ – an ode to the 80’s hit – is a goofy tribute to our belief that housing is a basic human right; that we must work together with our neighbors and fellow citizens to be dreamers, to imagine a future with housing for all. Continue reading “Congrats to the 2019 Affordable Housing Week Theme Song Winners, Path with Art!”
ARMATURE (Terry Thomas Transcended) was awarded an Honorable Mention in the 2019 eVolo Magazine Skyscraper Competition. This project was conceptualized during the Terry Thomas 10th anniversary celebration and was the result of a collaborative effort within the office.