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Convention Wife

Bob Borson —  May 21, 2015 — 23 Comments

Conventions aren’t always a lot of fun. One way to increase the likelihood that you will actually enjoy yourself, is to get yourself a convention wife.

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Every year, the AEC Cares event coincides with the American Institute of Architects National Convention, which is taking place this year in Atlanta, Georgia.

AEC Cares projectAtlanta is taking place next Wednesday, May 13th and if you would like to participate in this amazing transformation, read on –

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The 4th Annual Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition had another amazing turnout this year and I am proud to announce the 28 finalists that will be moving on to the final round –

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Making the decision to be an architect is hard but making the decision to not be an architect might be even harder.

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Architectural drawings do more than tell someone how to build something – when done correctly, they provide clarity. It’s not just for aesthetics.

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Hi. My name is Bob and I seem to talk about toilets a lot here at Life of an Architect. I typed “master bathroom layout designs” in to Google and what I found is alarming.

We need to talk.

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The Crummy Pillow Paradigm

Bob Borson —  January 29, 2015 — 38 Comments

How can pillows be the catalyst to recognizing the importance of seeing problems? First, they have to be crummy, the rest is up to you.

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