Located in downtown Chelan, Rocky Pond Winery is designed by SkB Architects to bring a heightened sense of awareness to the winery’s story and their wines. The 2,000-sqft tasting room serves as a sophisticated venue in which to relax and celebrate the experience of wine.
More than a light rail station, the building design by LMN Architects knits together transportation modalities from bike to bus to pedestrians to trains. A unified solution is formed at a problematic street intersection, one of the busiest in Seattle.
The clients discovered a 1990s house while looking for a place to raise their family. The new residence designed by SkB Architects has western views to Lake Washington. The original 3,800-sqft house was an unusually austere interpretation of minimalist modern architecture.
This house was designed as a second home for a Bay Area couple as a summer retreat to spend the warm summer months away from the fog in San Francisco.
Built on a steep slope and a narrow lot, this 4000 square foot home is spread over 3 floors, with the master, guest and kids bedroom on the ground floor, and living spaces on the upper floor to take advantage of the views.
Located in a 1962 World’s Fair exhibition hall, the landmarked building has transformed into a global music hub with music library, live performance spaces, DJ booths and offices. The design by SkB Architects features amenities tailored to road-weary musicians. The green room has a lounge, shower and laundry.
Design: Graham Baba Architects
Agriculture is the dominating influence in Yakima, where good volcanic soil, sunny days, and irrigation from the Yakima River support the area’s many fruit orchards. The area is a leader nationally in value of agricultural products sold.
Design: Olson Kundig, Architects
Originally housing a Dr. Pepper bottling plant the architectural design preserves much of the building’s hard-won industrial patina. The design team was inspired by winemaker’s in-your-face attitude to create a raw space.
Design: WATG, Architects
This mixed-use development totals nearly 950,000 sqft at the intersection of an up-and-coming neighborhood and an established downtown core. Two residential towers, 440 feet tall, sit above a mixed-use podium.
Design: FINNE Architects
This house is located on a narrow site facing Puget Sound. The architectural massing wraps around a south-facing courtyard containing a large reflecting pool with two “floating” basalt boulders.
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Design: Balance Associates Architects
Project focused on a 1940’s house in Seattle: the kitchen, garage and basement were all that remained standing after demolition. The basic layout remained but spaces were opened up to the view and to each other.
Design: LMN Architects
The new 138,000-sqft facility will help meet the soaring demand for education in computer science, which has recently surpassed business as the most popular major at the University of Washington.