Tag Archives: Urban Parking

Parking Garage at UCSD nearing completion

  There’s a lot of construction happening on UCSD’s Medical Center campus, east of the 5 freeway in La Jolla! Right in the heart of it is this Studio E Architect’s designed parking structure, which is nearing completion. As part … Continue reading

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Designing a better parking experience: Studio E Architects & IPD selected to design parking garage on UCSD Medical Campus

Studio E Architects and IPD were selected to design a 1260 car parking garage for a site on the UCSD Medical Campus. The two design firms combined their expertise on the McCarthy Contractors led Design/Build pursuit. Three teams were selected … Continue reading

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“Small is Beautiful”: Archer Studios SRO Complete in San José

Hot on the heels of the opening of Riverwalk, we at Studio E are happy to announce the opening of Archer Studios – a 42-unit single-room-occupancy (SRO) development in San José, California. Designed for local non-profit developer Charities Housing and … Continue reading

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How to Park a Cake (and Eat it Too) – “How To…” Series

Today, in the continuing adventures in architectural alchemy at Studio E … It’s Part II in our “How To…” series! Previously in this series, John Sheehan touched on our desire to find design opportunities within the limitations presented to us … Continue reading

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Reclaiming

“The accommodation of the automobile at the expense of almost all else characterizes most contemporary planning. Our site plans insist that cars be convenient, but contained balancing their impacts with other considerations. Where possible, parking areas are co-opted for other … Continue reading

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The Grass Is Always Greener—Japanese Architects Green-Up A Parking Structure

We love this idea! Faced with the necessity of convenient and efficient urban parking – a few architects are asking “what else could this be..?”  Here is an excellent reply. Part green space/passive park, part street savvy art gallery – … Continue reading

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