Practicing architecture for 99.9% of the architects out there means something other than designing – at least what you think design means.
Architecture studios in college have changed a lot over the last two decades – for the most part, computers and mouse pads have replaced Mayline parallel bars, Borco table covers and drafting eraser scumbags.
Architects can make a great living but there is balance between money and happiness that must be found. A look at the best places to work and what areas pay the highest salary for architects.
You don’t have to draw well to be an architect!! Sure it doesn’t hurt but let’s pull the curtain back and be honest here for a minute. Architects communicate through drawing – we aren’t making art.
Would a person who is considering the field of architecture experience any difficulties if they had tattoos? Should it matter if someone has tattoos or not?
It’s that time of year again and the resumes from graduating college seniors are starting to crash our office door. What better time than now to have a little chat about them? What this post isn’t going to be a list of how to write a resume – according to Google, the search “resume+books” returned 81,500,000(…)
There are many great women architects that have made an impact to the profession. This is just the tip of the iceberg but it’s a good place to start.
Some books leave an impression and change the way you think about certain things. This is a collection of books about architecture, why architecture matters, and what it’s like to be an architect. All of these books are worth adding to your library, even if you aren’t an architect.
I have asked my friend Eric Schmid to provide us with an update on what’s happening with the $20K House Rural Studio. They have spent more time discussing a house that will be built for so little money it is staggering -they are also interesting, entertaining and almost always enlightening.
Harmony – it’s a nice word.
It’s nice to say because it has a hard consonant sound and the beginning and a soft vowel sound at the end. That resonates with me because the word sounds like what it means – a pleasing arrangement of parts.