Posts Tagged: San Francisco

Porch Chats

“The porch chats were very specific to this place…We could look directly at the landscape. The issues were right in front of you. People could point and ask questions.

Porch Chats

“The porch chats were very specific to this place…We could look directly at the landscape. The issues were right in front of you. People could point and ask questions.

Origins of an Architecture Firm: Part 4

“But even if a client gave us carte blanche, we would gravitate toward the quiet notes.”

Origins of an Architecture Firm: Part 4

“But even if a client gave us carte blanche, we would gravitate toward the quiet notes.”

TEF Alumni Notes

“My first project at TEF was the first I had ever worked on where I felt the project team, interior designer, architect, intern, and principal collaborated on the design from concept to detailing.”

TEF Alumni Notes

“My first project at TEF was the first I had ever worked on where I felt the project team, interior designer, architect, intern, and principal collaborated on the design from concept to detailing.”

The Architecture Profession: The Interns’ View

“The thing that surprised me most is just how important our consultants are.”

The Architecture Profession: The Interns’ View

“The thing that surprised me most is just how important our consultants are.”

Looking Back: My 19 Years (and Counting) with the Ferry Building

“The developer, Chris Meany, had the idea of removing the second floor almost entirely to open up the ground level to the nave. But the National Park Service, whose approval we needed to get the historic tax credits, wanted to maintain the second level’s marble mosaic floor. “

Looking Back: My 19 Years (and Counting) with the Ferry Building

“The developer, Chris Meany, had the idea of removing the second floor almost entirely to open up the ground level to the nave. But the National Park Service, whose approval we needed to get the historic tax credits, wanted to maintain the second level’s marble mosaic floor. “

TEF Alumni Notes

And admittedly, I had never worked in a firm with female principals before. I liked that the principals were geographically interspersed throughout the office.

TEF Alumni Notes

And admittedly, I had never worked in a firm with female principals before. I liked that the principals were geographically interspersed throughout the office.

Learning from Beale Street

David Bradshaw Fresh out of architecture school in 2012, I got an offer to intern at the San Francisco office of a big global design firm. I managed to eke out a living on an intern’s salary by living off

Learning from Beale Street

David Bradshaw Fresh out of architecture school in 2012, I got an offer to intern at the San Francisco office of a big global design firm. I managed to eke out a living on an intern’s salary by living off