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Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion- Seattle, Washington, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010


Address: 305 Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98109
Architect: Mill Hull
Landscape Architect: SiteWorkshop
Structural Engineer: AKB Engineering, Inc
Mechanical Engineer: Greenbusch Group
Acoustical Engineer: Greenbusch Group
General Contractor: Howard S. Wright Construction Company
Precast Concrete Contractor: Concrete Technologies
Completed: 2000

AE Interests: LEED Silver, sustainable design, roof paving system, energy efficiency, natural ventilation, pre-cast in place concrete
Awards:2003 National AIA Top Ten Green Award
2003 Sustainable Building B.E.S.T Award
2002 AIA Seattle Merit Award
2001 AIA Seattle Citation Award
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Experience Music Project- Seattle, Washington, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010


Address: 325 5th Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109
Architect: Frank Gehry
Construction Cost: $230,000,000
Completed: 2000

AE Interests: voluptuously undulating musical form, fabricated steel frame, function, color, dedicated to Jimi Hendirx, CATIA system- a program used in aerospace engineering to design
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Bellevue Art Museum- Bellevue, Washington, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010


Address: 510 Bellevue Way Northeast
Bellevue, WA 98004
Architect: Steven Holl Architects
Associate Architect: Sclater Partners
Structural Engineer: Skilling Ward Magnusson Barkshire Guy Nordenson & Associates
Mechanical Engineer: McKinstry
Electrical Engineer: Nelson Electric
General Contractor: Sellen Construction Company
Exterior Concrete Color Additive: Custom added to clear OKON sealer
Completed-2000
AE Interests: space, light, circulation, color, geometry, hand stained aluminum panels, function

Cite Multimedia Phase 8- Montreal, Quebec

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010


Address: 801 Rue Brennan
Montreal, Quebec
Architect: Dupuis Le Tourneaux and Menkes Shooner Dagenais
Structural Engineer: Nicolet Chartrand Knoll Ltee
Mechanical Engineer: Leroux, Beaudoin, Hurens et Associates Inc
Electrical Engineer: Enerpro Inc.
Acoustical Engineer: Octave Acoustique
General Contractor: Verrault/Marton
Glass Curtain wall: Thermalite Inc. /Gamma Industries Inc.
Metal Cladding: Vm Zinc/Vicwest Inc.
Completed: 2002
AE Interests: concrete-framed, iron-oxide impregnated brick, glass, use of AutoCAD 2000, a glass-screen facade seems almost to float above the highway

Weathering Steel House- Toronto, Ontario

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010


Architect: Shim-Sutcliffe Architects Inc.
Pool Architect: Dan Euser, Waterarchitecture Inc
Landscape Architect: Neil Turnbull
Steel Cladding: Tremonte Manufacturing Ltd.
Structural Engineer: Blackwell Engineering
Mechanical Engineer: Ted Kesik
General Contractor: Kamrus Construction
Completed: 2001
AE Interests: L-shaped massing, Cor-ten steel panels, exterior massing, space, folded façade, connection between architecture and landscape, roof rainwater collection, roof garden, integration into existing ecological systems
Awards: Governor General Medal for Architecture

University of Toronto Graduate Student Housing- Toronto, Ontario

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010


Address: 60 Harbord Street
Toronto, Ontario
Architect: Morphosis
Completed: 2000
AE Interests: unusual façade and concrete interior, function, massing, exterior articulation, glass and steel bridge, metal screens and cladding, interior courtyard

Rundles Restaurant and Tower House- Stratford, Ontario

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010


Architect- Shim: Sutcliffe Architects Inc.
Structural Engineer: Blackwell Engineering Ltd.
Mechanical Engineer: Toews System Design
General Contractor: Dan Paul Design Build
Completed: 2001
AE Interests: wood frame, steel + reinforced concrete elements, modulates between different sized neighbors, four story house connected to restaurant

Shaw House- Vancouver, British Colombia

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on January 27, 2010

Architect: Patkau Architects
Structural Engineer: Fast & Epp Partners
Mechanical Engineer: Fast & Epp Partners
General Contractor: Glover Corporation
Completed: 2000
AE Interests: pool on second level- immense amounts of reinforced concrete, clerestory that brings both daylight and light reflected from the lap pool, resistance to lateral forces
Awards:
American Institute of Architects National Honor Award 2005
Governor General’s Medal 2004
Record House Selection 2002

Latino Cultural Center- Dallas, Texas, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on September 1, 2009

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Location: Dallas, Texas
Completion: 2003
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Executive Architect: Halff Associates
Structural Engineer: Halff Engineers
Contractor: Thomas S. Byrne Ltd.

AE Interests: Function, Space, Color,modular terra-cotta veneer system of tiles

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Pershing Square- Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: Los Angeles, California
Completion: 1993
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Executive Architect: Langdon Wilson Associates
Landscape Architect: Laurie Olin

AE Interest: Color scheme, two spacious plazas linked by walkway, water feature, wide range of geometry, sculptural forms, walkway resembling an earthquake faultline
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UCSF Community Center- San Francisco, California, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: San Francisco, California
Completion: 2005
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Executive Architect: MBT Architecture
Contractor: Hensel-Phelps

AE Interest: Natural light, Color Scheme, Function- designed to be the cultural, educational, social and recreational hub of campus, space
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San Antonio Principal Library- San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: San Antonio, Texas
Completion: 1995
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Executive Architect: Johnson-Dempsey & Associates
Associate Architect: Davis Sprinkle & Robey Architecs

AE Interest: Building Geometry, Color Scheme, Space, Blending natural light, shadows and geometric figures throughout
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Maui House- Maui, Hawaii, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: Maui, Hawaii
Completion: 2002
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Executive Architect: Shah Kawasaki Architects
Associate Architect: Marcela Cortina
Interior Design: The Wiseman Group

AE Interest: Integration of interior and exterior, Presence of water in design, seperation of public versus private spaces, relationship with house and sloping site, space, light
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Hotel Camino Real- Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
Completion: 2007
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Awards: The High-Technology Award

AE Interest: Designed to take advantage of views and sunlight in city, Lighting, Color, Space
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Fort Worth Museum of Science and History- Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

Posted in Under Construction by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: 1600 Gendy St, Fort Worth, Texas
Completion: 2009
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Structural Engineer: Datum Engineers
Exibit Design Firm: Bob Weis Design Island Associates

AE Interest: Relation with existing elements on site, sevearal parts of the building interacting with each other, Desing to appeal to children and students, outdoor spaces consisting of a partially flooded terrace and a shadowed garden, cluster of geometric forms including domes, pyramids, diamonds, and rectangles
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College of Santa Fe Visual Arts Center- Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: Sante Fe College, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Completion: 1999
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Executive Architect: Lloyd & Tryck

AE Interest: Series of buildings inspired by a little pueblo, programmatic and philosophical needs of the College, nonoperable frameless windows, non-symmetrical roof lines
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Max Palevsky Residential Commons- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Completion: 2001
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Executive Architect: VOA Architects
Awards: 1999 AIA Gold Medal

AE Interest: Open spaces with different scales, relation to surrounding buildings, construction of walkways and corners to correlate with patios
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Tech Museum of Innovation- San Jose, California, U.S.

Posted in Built by Pat Gorman on August 31, 2009

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Location: 201 South Market Street, San Jose, California
Completion: 1994
Architect: Legorreta & Legorreta
Structural Engineer: Rinne & Peterson
Contractor: SJ Amoroso

AE Interest: massing, color scheme, function, exterior skin with no joints, and ability to withstand moderate to severe earthquakes
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