The Horace Mann Building—currently home to Nova High School—is the district’s oldest, and perhaps most colorful.
This modern home builds on a midcentury ethos for a timeless design—with big, hillside views.
Projects transforming the downtown skyline
A brand-new facility for the natural history museum gives its visitors, its artifacts, and Pacific Northwest culture a breath of fresh air
The historic building reopens in February with additional gallery space—and a new relationship with Volunteer Park.
These 1920s and 1930s buildings cover the city in Tudor and Mission Revival style—especially in Capitol Hill.
By streamlining the building process for backyard cottages and attached apartments with pre-approved plans, the city aims to make projects simpler—and cheaper.
The former home of Auditorium Cleaners and Empty Space Theater was originally built as an Oddfellows hall—and continues to host iconic local businesses.
After half a decade of planning, changes to laws governing backyard cottages are on the way—with more experimentation ahead on making them feasible.
After half a decade of planning, changes to laws governing accessory dwelling units—like backyard cottages and mother-in-law apartments—are on the way.
The goal is an environmentally friendly, reliable build that costs less than conventional construction
Their influence on the city goes way beyond one landmark
He doesn’t have a huge presence in the Pacific Northwest—but there are a few homes around.
Get ready for wood paneling for days.
Get ready for pretty courtyards and big views
An appeal to ADU reform wasn’t successful (this time)—and the city council is getting ready to fine-tune the policy
Clean geometry defines this International Style home
Legislation to make backyard cottages more accessible could also prevent future massive single-family homes
A turret is just one of many perfectly preserved and extremely posh Victorian details.
The former home of the iconic Lusty Lady peep show has been through more than a century of changes
This apartment has all the gorgeous features of the iconic building—in a smaller package.
Washington State’s first registered female architect left her legacy all over the Puget Sound
The Eldridge Buick building at the corner of 45th and Roosevelt, like many historic buildings in Seattle, originally sold cars
The concrete campus by the Seattle Center is still an active Seattle City Light facility
Octave 9, designed by LMN Architects, is built to become part of the art
Maybe more like a pillar-house
Can we design not just around the rain, but with it?
Two buildings on the campus have been nominated
This lofted contemporary has layers of views