Facebook Campus Designed For Evolving Company Culture

By Sharon Simonson Facebook leaders worried the company would lose its startup culture and distinct genetics when it left downtown Palo Alto. So they remade its new one-million-square-foot Menlo Park...

Revolutionary Workplace Challenges Next Century Landlords

| By Sharon Simonson | Office owners face new attitudes and risks in the real estate of the 21st century, where easy change is the number-one priority and long-term leases for...

Facebook, Apple Embrace Great Architecture; Will Google?

| By Sharon Simonson | Facebook’s decision to build a Frank Gehry-designed addition to its new Menlo Park headquarters marks a milestone for the social-networking company. But architects across the Bay...

Now We All Hold Hands

Integrated project delivery takes complex construction to the next level THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JULY 2012 By Robert Celaschi Drivers heading into San Francisco...
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Google Names General Contractors for NASA Campus

By Sharon Simonson Google Inc. has selected DPR Construction and Turner Construction Co. to build its proposed 1.1 million square-foot campus at the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View. The...

Change Agent

Reconceiving architecture and the urban environment as inherently impermanent THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN APRIL 2012 By Robert Celaschi Envelope Architecture + Design is turning...

Born Again in Berkeley

An old printing plant is being remade into an art museum and film archive THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN APRIL 2012 By Brad Berton About...

Green Guru Is New Head of Perkins + Will

By Sharon Simonson Peter Busby, a “rock star” in the constellation of the green architecture movement, has been named managing director of the San Francisco office of Perkins + Will. Busby...

One Kearny: In the Middle of It All

A grand design to redevelop One Kearny is realized THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE 'Q' - THE REGISTRY'S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN APRIL 2012 | By Sharon Simonson | When Herman...

Building A Scientific Revolution

A tough site in the San Francisco hills forges engineering and design innovation at the new UCSF stem-cell labs THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE 'Q' - THE REGISTRY'S PRINT PUBLICATION -...