Unpaid Internship Positions

Since it is getting time for college career fairs and planning for the summer, at least in the academic and graduation sense, I wanted to touch on the subject of Unpaid Internship Positions. Also in our current tough economy and in the past for sure, I have had plenty of discussions among my colleagues and […]

Ep 069: Better Faster Cheaper

You’ve heard the phrase “Better, Faster, Cheaper, you can have 2” but is that true? This is really a conversation about quantity, quality, and ultimately value. The post Ep 069: Better Faster Cheaper first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading Ep 069: Better Faster Cheaper at Life of an Architect. Source: Life of […]

How Much Do Architects Actually Work?

How much do architects actually work? If you are thinking about being an architect, is this something you should be concerned with? The post How Much Do Architects Actually Work? first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading How Much Do Architects Actually Work? at Life of an Architect. Source: Life of an Architect

Architecture Profession in Numbers

How do the education path, career path, and workforce of the profession of architecture compare to other professions? What learn from data evaluation? Does this impact the standing of architects in society? Let’s look at the Architecture Profession in Numbers. The post Architecture Profession in Numbers first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading […]

Ep 068: Where is the Finish Line?

Becoming an architect is hard – You go to school for a long time and work and study but upon graduation, you are not an architect … so when does that moment happen? Welcome to episode 68 “Where is the Finish Line” The post Ep 068: Where is the Finish Line? first appeared on Life […]

What’s On My Desk?

“What’s on my Desk” is a question that comes up from time to time – even more so when I post a picture that has scotch and Jolly Ranchers in it. The post What’s On My Desk? first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading What’s On My Desk? at Life of an Architect. […]

Ep 067: Ask the Show

Should architects date one another? How do you get your first client? Your greatest challenge? We answer your questions today on Ep 067: Ask the Show. The post Ep 067: Ask the Show first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading Ep 067: Ask the Show at Life of an Architect. Source: Life of […]

Architectural Graphics 101: Finish Schedules

Finish Schedules are a topic that I’ve been wanting to discuss for years. What do they look like, what information do you show, how do legends really work … all this and more. The post Architectural Graphics 101: Finish Schedules first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading Architectural Graphics 101: Finish Schedules at […]

Studio Lessons 101: Architectural Precedents

One of the many activities undertaken in architecture school is the study of Architectural Precedents. While I am may not be convinced of the outcomes, I do believe in their value. The post Studio Lessons 101: Architectural Precedents first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading Studio Lessons 101: Architectural Precedents at Life of […]

Ep 066: Architects and Sketching

There is a nostalgia associated with architects and sketching but is it still an integral part of the design process anymore? The post Ep 066: Architects and Sketching first appeared on Life of an Architect. Continue reading Ep 066: Architects and Sketching at Life of an Architect. Source: Life of an Architect