What’s not to like? Halfway to work and realize you forgot to lock the front door? Open the app, click the right button, and breathe and relax because you didn’t […]
All of the functions of the console stereo from the 1960s now fit on your smartphone, but can we keep it as simple?
Of all the house styles available, modern design is most aligned with simplicity. The desire for simpler lives leads people to the clean lines and open spaces of modernism.
Modern design welcomes modern ideas, but ideas aren’t always something that can be put on display with a price tag. One such idea that’s been a key part of modernism from the start is simplicity, minimalism.
Mary Lund Davis entered UW in 1942, during World War II. Her male classmates were all called to serve. Studying and learning alone removed a support network, but may have enabled freer thinking. In 1946 she became the first female architect in Washington State.
It is easy to associate Modern style with expansive and expensive houses, or landmark municipal buildings; but at least one local Seattle architect broke that and several other invisible barriers. His name was Benjamin McAdoo.