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Washington Street Apartments – a private sanctuary in the heart of the desert

Dusting off these sketches from a few years back and rolling up our sleeves on Washington Street Apartments!  Washington Street Apartments is a low-income senior housing community in La Quinta, California.  The project consists of both existing building renovation and … Continue reading

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7 Years in the Making – Bikeway Village Breaks Ground in Imperial Beach

Official Groundbreaking for Bikeway Village  Dust off your multi-colored spandex and helmets.  7 years  in the making – construction for Bikeway Village is officially underway!  The project re-purposes two non-descript warehouses in Imperial Beach and provides 30,000 SF of alternative retail and … Continue reading

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They arrived on the back of a truck:  modular workforce housing arrives in Silicon Valley

Residents began moving into their units at Parkside Studios in Sunnyvale beginning in late July 2015. Nothing about the apartments would suggest to a visitor that they were built 120 miles away in Sacramento and then trucked to the site … Continue reading

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Construction is Underway for Building 271!

Construction is progressing for High Tech High Building 271 in Point Loma at Liberty Station!  High Tech High Building 271 is a proposed elementary school on the site of an existing former military athletic facility located at the corner Cushing Road … Continue reading

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School is in session at High Tech Elementary North County

Studio E Architects is excited to share with you the completed High Tech Elementary North County.  Construction began in January of 2013, and its completion in time for school in Fall 2014 also marks completion of the master plan for the entire … Continue reading

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Doing the Right Thing – Studio E Architects Sponsors Student Designer in Humanitarian Project.

    We are excited to share with you the powerful work of our sponsored student designer, Jessica Kuhlman.  Jessica is a 5th year architecture student at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo who is partnering with Journeyman International … Continue reading

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