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Ziba Design World Headquarters / Holst Architecture

Architects: Holst Architecture
Location: Portland, OR, USA
Team: R&H Construction, Brightworks
Area: 76,000 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Stephen Miller

From the architect.… When renowned design consulting firm Ziba Design sought a new headquarters office in downtown Portland, Oregon, the challenge Sigue leyendo

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AD Classics: The Portland Building / Michael Graves

The Portland Building, by architect and product designer Michael Graves, is considered the first major built work of Postmodernist architecture. The design, which displays numerous symbolic elements on its monumental facades, stands in purposeful contrast to the functional Modernist architecture… Sigue leyendo

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An Intricate Map Of A City’s Growth And Heritage


A brilliant map shows the ages of buildings in Portland, Oregon, by color, providing an easy-to-read visualization of urban growth and how zeitgeist relates to architecture. Created by Justin Palmer and discovered by The Atlantic Cities, “The  Age of a City” draws its information from a publicly available dataset that pairs building locations (544,033 of them) with …Continue Reading
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AD Architecture School Guide: Portland State University School of Architecture

Social justice. How can that be achieved? At Portland State University School of Architecture, faculty and students are exploring just this issue in different forms. Often when people think of Portland or the state of Oregon, images of “crunchy” eco-“warriors”… Sigue leyendo

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Portland State University’s School of Architecture launches Center for Public Interest Design

Portland State University’s School of Architecture has announced the launch of its new Center for Public Interest Design…, a research center that aims to investigate and utilize the power of design to make social, economic and environmental change in Sigue leyendo

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This Home Is Like A Refined Treehouse For Adults!


Standing tall among the treetops in a forested area of Portland, Oregon, the Wilkinson Residence feels like a refined, playful treehouse for adults (a marvel that we at Architizer know well). To mitigate the site’s steep slope, Robert Harvey Oshatz perched the home’s living areas on top of a pedestal-like wood shingle foundation that gives the residences the …Continue Reading
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This Home Is Like A Refined Treehouse For Adults!


Standing tall among the treetops in a forested area of Portland, Oregon, the Wilkinson Residence feels like a refined, playful treehouse for adults (a marvel that we at Architizer know well). To mitigate the site’s steep slope, Robert Harvey Oshatz perched the home’s living areas on top of a pedestal-like wood shingle foundation that gives the residences the …Continue Reading
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FINE / Boora Architects

Architects: Boora Architects
Location: Portland, Oregon, USA
Contractor: Howard S. Wright Construction
Area: 5,475 sqft
Year: 2012
Photographs: Jon Jensen…

This new work environment for FINE Design Group embodies the creative agency’s energy and collaborative nature. To create the new Sigue leyendo

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