The Hollow Tree Playhouse – a 2014 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition winner. Take a look at this winning design, the construction drawings, and the construction photos.

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Cabin in the Woods

Bob Borson —  August 18, 2014 — 28 Comments

The start of a really amazing project – a cabin in the Wisconsin wilderness. Sounds great … but if you are from the “big city” spending time in the wilderness can be downright creepy.

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Architects and Integrity

Bob Borson —  August 11, 2014 — 33 Comments

I spend a lot of time in the shower thinking … the question I think about the most is “Am I making things better?”

… and Integrity plays a big role in the process of answering that question.

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People love the game “Guess this Song” … and by “people” I mean “me”

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heard around the architectural studio #017

A look at the designer of one of the winning 2014 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition: Levente Skulteti – designer of the Red Ball Playhouse. Take a look at his winning design, the construction drawings, and the construction photos for an amazing playhouse.

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This is the Lantern House and I think my entry into this years event is one of my favorites. Despite the fact people will mistake it’s clarity for simplicity, it was constructed so well that I’d be happy to put this into my own backyard.

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Architects offices are supposed to look cool, they are supposed to create and reflect the creative environment that awaits all who enter … they are NOT supposed to look like the community space in a retirement home.

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