The Eliot

The Eliot Portland, Oregon CLIENT GOAL Design a contemporary, world-class residential tower in downtown Portland. DESIGN RESPONSE The project’s striking modern design responds to a request from the Portland Development Commission and the Mayor’s office for more contemporary architecture in downtown Portland. The glass window wall features a Mondrian-like composition of solids and voids, providing […]

Elizabeth Lofts

Elizabeth Lofts Portland, Oregon CLIENT GOAL Create a cost-effective condominium building with a memorable design vocabulary that is as sustainable as possible within the budget. DESIGN RESPONSE Located in Portland’s Pearl District, the Elizabeth is a 360,000 square foot urban residential mixed-use development. The building’s details and materials recall the art nouveau period, particularly custom […]

Happy November

HAPPY THANKSGIVING And though I ebb in worth, I’ll flow in thanks.  - John Taylor IIDA – Oregon Stay tuned for the December Charity Event hosted by IIDA by visiting iida-or.org Happy November + Happy Thanksgiving! My favorite holiday is just around the corner and although it’s cold outside, the colors are beautiful and spirits […]