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Amazon’s giant biodomes win blessing of city design board

Amazon won approval from Seattle’s Design Review Board for a massive, three-part biodome on its planned campus north of downtown Seattle last night, after its architects convinced the panel that the ground levels of the unique structure would be engaging and inviting to the public passing by. New drawings submitted by NBBJ, Amazon’s architects, showed… Read More

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The urban dwelling of the future, built like a Lego set

The future of urban dwellings may be making its debut in a SoDo warehouse today. The Seattle architecture firm of CollinsWoerman is showing off a prefabricated component-based concrete and steel building system, which utilizes patent-pending technology to construct apartments, condos, hotels and university housing units in about half the time of normal construction. Unlike most… Read More