Archives For a day in the life

2013 has been a year of change, so terrific … and some kind of sucky. In order to look forward to 2014, we need to look back at 2013. What exactly happened and where are we going – these are good questions.

Continue Reading...

It’s that time a year again, I’m starting to run out of ideas and my office is flooded with greeting cards wishing us a ‘Happy Holiday’, ‘Merry Christmas’, or ‘Seasons Greetings’. I started to wonder what would the holiday cards from my favorite “Master Architects” look like?
Hilarious, that’s what they’d look like.

Continue Reading...

Architecture is not a trade, it’s a craft … and to become any good at it, you are going to have to get it wrong for awhile

Continue Reading...

Architects and the AIA

Bob Borson —  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?

Continue Reading...

Experiencing a robbery is a terrible thing, you feel violated and vulnerable. How is it possible to come out of a tragedy and feel thankful?

Continue Reading...

Continuing the conversation about Architectural Graphic Standards and what architectural firms convey in their construction drawings

Continue Reading...

The fall of the Berlin wall, an attempted coup d’├ętat, a brush with the KGB … This and more as I look at the letters, post cards, and diaries that chronicled my trip through Europe as a 22 year old architecture student.

Continue Reading...