Author: Fred Moody

Midlife Crisis

Long after its glory days at the very top of the tech-world heap, a now-mature Microsoft turns to workplace design in the battle for young programming talent.

Into the Woods

An environmental learning center—nestled into a rustic 250-acre nature preserve—plays a dual role as symbol and teaching tool.

Forward Tilting

Seattle entrepreneurs attempt to crack the notoriously insular health-care market with a new chair designed for both patients and caregivers.

Seminar in the Woods

Daylighting, natural ventilation, energy efficiency, and clean materials rule in classrooms for the Evergreen State College by Mahlum Architects.

Ship Shape

In a new maritime-inspired branch library, a Seattle neighborhood has gotten a design that perfectly fits its values.