Archives For Observations

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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Architects are generally consider to have good handwriting … but what happens to their signature after they have written it 500 times?

I’ll tell you this much – it doesn’t get better.

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The Incomplete Big Picture

Bob Borson —  October 26, 2015 — 29 Comments

If you were to back 10 architects in to a corner, hold a gun to their collective heads and ask:

“When it comes to Architecture, what really matters?”

What do you think they would say?

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You’ve Got Mail

Bob Borson —  September 30, 2015 — 49 Comments

Whatever happened to calling someone on the telephone?

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What would I tell myself when I was a freshman in architecture school? Easy … I would start with tips on how to survive an architectural jury presentation.

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There are a lot of reasons why I like being an architect, but mostly I like my job because it hardly feels like working.

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Have you ever thought about your digital footprint? All the information you share on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter – all of it – what sort of message are you sending to others. How will you be judged years from now?

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