Archives For Architects

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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What does an architect do for fun?
Sounds like the beginning of a joke doesn’t it? Well, the jokes on me because the answer is “spend the weekend at the office modeling my house in 3D.”

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In a very surprising manner, architects from all over the world share information about their personal lives. The information is interesting, entertaining, and best of all – not boring.

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What happens with two people from a creative field get together and make a baby? In a very scientific study, I have predicted the most likely outcome

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Should I be an Architect?

Bob Borson —  February 10, 2014 — 81 Comments

The last several years have been hard on the architectural profession. The tone of the questions I receive have shifted from “Should I become an Architect?” to “Why should I become an Architect?”

Here are my reasons for being an architect.

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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

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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?

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