More on architects

Seems the SF Chronicle can’t get enough of architects recently. A half decent article, nothing too out of the ordinary or under-the-covers, and does talk well about the hurdles along the way. They could be more careful on the wording; at least one person I’ve spoken to has taken the line “has one of the highest concentrations of architects – at some of the best salaries – in the country.” to mean that the architects have some of the highest salaries in the country, rather than what is intended which is to say architects in the bay area are on average more highly paid than architects elsewhere in the country (which means we’re still hurtin’ in the housing market here).

Oh, heh, just noticed the article doesn’t involve the editorial staff. That’s interesting…

Continue reading

How is it Sept Already?

Just a quick catch-up from a good weekend. Very good workout/practice Saturday morning (though my wrist is really back on full revolt mode), went out with Melissa and a couple of her friends on sat eve, lazy sunday morning followed by a hike with Melissa, then some Eberron gaming action. Also had some great conversations with a longtime friend.

Got a new chair at work today – ahhhhhhh. Also went out on a team lunch for the big project that had me doing all those renderings. Fighting seeeerious food coma right now, which is why this is written so sedate…

Considering trying to squeeze in the Dwell Conference this coming weekend. Lots of green and lofty goodness seems to be had there!

Continue reading