Monthly Archives: June 2011

Bjarke Ingles & Architectural Alchemy – Studio E Shared Principles

ALCHEMY – as defined by Studio E The chief aim of alchemy – a pseudo-science practiced in the Middle Ages – was to turn base metals into gold. As modern-day architects/alchemists, we embrace the ordinary programs, left-over sites and modest … Continue reading

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Coronado Residence — Small, But Just Right.

The Ulma/McKinstry Residence, a single- family home in Coronado, California, broke ground at the end of May and construction is proceeding at a rapid pace. The framing is nearly complete, and the spaces are beginning to take shape. The rallying … Continue reading

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Studio E’s Shared Principles…Value of: Connection, Everyday Life, Subjectivity, Complexity

For our retreat I chose to expand on the values behind Studio E’s principles rather than choose an existing principle to define and re-examine. These values provide the fabric for our work: the Value of Connection, Value of Everyday Life, … Continue reading

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