Archives For Architects

There are so many architectural websites out there how do you know which ones to waste your precious lunch hour reading? That’s where this list comes in handy … The Best Architectural Websites in the World for 2014

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March 6, 2014 — 19 Comments

IF YOU BUILD IT follows designer – activists Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller to rural Bertie County, in North Carolina, where they work with local high school students to help transform their community through design.

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I am counting down the days until we move into our new office … so here’s a sneak peek at what’s to come.

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What happens with two people from a creative field get together and make a baby? In a very scientific study, I have predicted the most likely outcome

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Should I be an Architect?

February 10, 2014 — 103 Comments

The last several years have been hard on the architectural profession. The tone of the questions I receive have shifted from “Should I become an Architect?” to “Why should I become an Architect?”

Here are my reasons for being an architect.

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Architects and Coffee

January 13, 2014 — 142 Comments

Let me get this out-of-the-way right up front – most architects I know drink coffee.
A LOT of coffee.
In fact, most of them are snobby and frequently a-holes about the coffee they drink … if Grey Poupon made coffee, architects would drink it.

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Architects and the AIA

December 9, 2013 — 36 Comments

If you receive any sort of professional correspondence from me, you will see three letters after my name …

Robert Borson, AIA

But what do they mean and why are they so important?

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