A winding path

In some regards my path to becoming an architect is what some would say, a pretty typical journey. In other ways though, the parts I don't typically talk about, it's definitely been a bit of a winding journey to get to where I currently find myself. This is the 41st blog post in the #Architalks …

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A pictures worth

Pretty pictures, renderings, sketches, construction documents, whatever the final outcome, architects are in the business of making images that convey a certain amount of information.  It's an expansion of a line that a previous boss used to drill in my head., Architects are in the business of conveying information."  we just happen to use a …

Social Impact

Over the last few weeks I've been writing a post about how during a project architects typically have a book of specifications to go along with all of the drawing sheets for a project.  They talk all about the materials and what a contractor needs to do to install them correctly, beyond just the location, …

Renewal

Maybe it shouldn't be a surprise that as I am thinking about what to write for this month's #Architalks post that I have been banished to my bed after a big shot of cough medicine. If I get sick, it is usually at this time of year. For some reason I think my body knows …