Monthly Archives: May 2013

Micro-Flats: an Old Idea Whose Time Has Come… Again

Despite a torrent of recent attention in the press, Micro- isn’t a new idea… Architects have been noodling on the virtues compact living quarters for a good long time (and we’re no exception). I recalled a famous example recently that … Continue reading

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Studio E Breaks Ground on Mesa Commons in San Diego

Studio E Architects is happy to announce that construction on Mesa Commons – our 78-unit affordable family housing project for San Diego’s College Area community – is officially underway! A groundbreaking ceremony for the project, hosted by client Palm Communities, … Continue reading

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Studio E in ArchDaily: Housing Dining Hospitality Building featured in “UCSD: A Built History of Modernism”

This past Sunday, popular architecture website ArchDaily presented a feature on the architecture of the University of California, San Diego entitled UCSD: A Built History of Modernism. In a brief essay with a collection of beautiful photos, the author provides … Continue reading

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Gold Rush – UC Davis West Village wins two Gold Nuggets!

It’s Gold Nugget season again, and this year, Studio E Architects has staked a claim on several awards. Last week, we highlighted Brisas de Paz – winner of an Award of Merit for “Best Affordable Project — under 30 du/acre”. … Continue reading

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High Desert Gold: Brisas de Paz wins Gold Nugget Award

It’s Gold Nugget season again, and Studio E Architects has staked a claim on several categories this year. First up: we are excited to report that Brisas de Paz – our 62-unit workforce housing project in Desert Hot Springs for … Continue reading

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