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The New Nordic Museum Opens in Seattle

Highlights of the design, grand opening events and media coverage for one of Seattle’s most anticipated cultural openings of the year.

Posted: 05.04.2018

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Join our integrated design team! We’re looking for an experienced Landscape Architect to help lead groundbreaking projects that advance resilience and green stormwater infrastructure. Learn about this opening and more: http://mithun.com/people/careers/ (clickable link in bio)

Posted: 09.13.2018

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Nordic Museum Receives Civic Design Award

The new Nordic Museum wins a 2018 Civic Design Citation Award from AIA Washington Council.

09.13.2018

Events

Affordable Housing Tour: 626 Mission Bay Boulevard

Architecture + the City

San Francisco, CA

09.13.2018

Events

Deconstructing Subsidized Affordable Housing

Elephant in the Room

San Francisco, CA

09.12.2018

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Acoustic distraction consistently ranks as the top workplace complaint on employee surveys, with blame largely directed at poorly designed open offices. If noise is a given, how can designers best support employee focus and productivity? Architectural Record turned to Mithun partner Bill LaPatra and the design of Microsoft’s Bellevue offices for answers. The workplace invites staff to move between the shared open office and acoustically tailored activity spaces—including kitchens, a range of enclosed meeting rooms, and collaboration nooks—to obtain the physical layout and sound control best suited to the task at hand. Read more at: http://mithun.com/2018/09/11/workplace-acoustics-a-top-priority-at-microsoft-offices/ (clickable link in bio) Photo: @k7scott

Posted: 09.11.2018

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Workplace Acoustics a Top Priority at Microsoft Offices

Architectural Record turns to Bill LaPatra and Microsoft’s renovated Bellevue offices for best practices in workplace acoustics.

09.11.2018