"There is an inherent process here that is replicable – a roadmap is established by this project that embodies very high design principles and a site‑specific look at the existing building." ‑ Katherine Darnstadt, juror
We are architects who advocate for a design process and buildings that elevate the human experience of place.
A site‑specific approach to a project – at all scales embraces both the challenges and rewarding nature of carefully selecting and building on an undeveloped plot of land.
Article | Jan 16, 2019
Home to arts and humanities programming since 1972, the turn of the century military fort has transitioned from a place made for World War I and II defenses into a world class humanities destination focused on the visitor experience.
Fort Worden Building 305 Art and Education Center
Project | Port Townsend, WA
Power of Trust is an interactive installation composed from salvaged industrial fan blades intended for nuclear power plants and reflections that inspire us to design with humanity in mind.
Power of Trust
Project | Occidental Square
In October, we were invited by ArchitectureMPS (Architecture, Media, Politics, and Society) to submit a presentation about our design process, where we use the Power of Place as a design tool at the heart of our site specific design approach.