Archives For Architects

Every architect should have a cool motto … I think I’ve just found mine

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I think architects are like snowflakes. Not because they are delicate, but because each is unique and (it frequently seems to be the case) that external conditions need to be perfect in order for them to properly thrive.

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Traveling and Working

Bob Borson —  March 16, 2016 — 15 Comments

Traveling for work in my 40’s is a lot different than when I was in my 20’s and 30’s … it’s way better.

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The Tools of an Architect

Bob Borson —  February 8, 2016 — 35 Comments

Architects come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and as a result, we all use different tools to get the job done. When I sit back and really think about what I absolutely need to do my job, these are the items that matter most.

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Why have architects stopped building physical models? We know clients love them, and we know that they are productive and useful communicative devices … so where are all the architectural models gone?

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What did you miss in 2015?

Bob Borson —  December 28, 2015 — 23 Comments

The best articles on Life of an Architect from 2015 – ranging from architectural redlines and sketching, to construction drawings and architectural juries

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In the 6th annual “What to get an Architect for Christmas” post, I can guarantee you will have success shopping for the special, overly-picky self-righteous architect on your shopping list.

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