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Monthly Archives: April 2022

Julie Blazek was a recent guest of Erin Long’s podcast “Being in Possibility”  where she got a chance to discuss her passion for sustainability, current projects, and representation in design.  Listen here to the conversation – which includes what it means to live in possibility, and what that means to Julie and her work and […]

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April 29th, 2022

HKP Architects is thrilled to see the new NWEJATC in East Wenatchee wrapping up construction and getting ready to welcome new students this summer.   HKP is working with Pottle & Sons Construction on the tenant improvements and has enjoyed a tremendous working relationship with the Owner and Contractor as part of this Design/Build effort.

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April 21st, 2022

April’s Monthly Update focuses on all the work leading up to Permit Submittal, a partnership with UW Transportation Engineering Students, and Calls to Action to support the library.  Read more in the update Spanish and English PDF’s below.

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April 15th, 2022

This month we have been working on literally thousands of details required for the construction of the new Mount Vernon Library Commons.  From stair railings to cabinets and window details, every corner of the building needs to be illustrated in enough detail to convey to the contractor exactly how it is to be built. The […]

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April 15th, 2022

Redding, California.  Prior to 2004, Redding would not have been on my radar as a destination location.  But since seeing Santiago Calatrava’s Sundial Bridge published in the architectural journals, it has been on my design bucket list.  As a resident of a small, rural town in Washington State, located along the banks of the Skagit […]

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April 4th, 2022

In February of 2022, I had the opportunity to revisit Julia Morgan’s Berkeley City Club in Berkeley, California.  Aside from the Hearst Castle at San Simeon, it’s probably Morgan’s most well-known work. It still operates as a public health and wellness pool/spa, restaurant, event space, and hotel, which makes it very accessible for extended stays. […]

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April 4th, 2022

Construction is progressing at the new Pet Emergency Center in West Mount Vernon.  Interior finishes are coming together to create a light-filled and calming space.  Fingers are crossed for good weather to allow the painting and staining of the exterior materials in the next few weeks.  The transition to the new building is scheduled for […]

April 1st, 2022