Author Archives: Nicole Tsen Lew

September is the Seattle Design Festival

Nicole Tsen Lew
Categories: Chophouse Row, Current Events

SKL is a proud sponsor of Design in Public and this year’s Seattle Design Festival. We have a history of involvement with Design in Public. Gladys was on the advisory board that generated the ideas on which Design in Public was founded. Rick was a founding board member of Design in Public. This year, Nicole […]

perFORM House Design Competition

Nicole Tsen Lew
Categories: Lectures & Juries

Gladys was recently a juror in Hammer and Hand’s perFORM House Design Competition, which challenged students and architectural interns to use high performance standards as a driver of design. Watch her comment on this process in the video below.

Snohomish County celebrates launch of PastForward Centennial Trail

Nicole Tsen Lew
Categories: Current Events

Snohomish County celebrated the launch of PastFoward Centennial Trail, a historical education program that promotes the trail through interpretive signs and a website. There are currently seven trailhead signs along the trail, with more to come. The program is the result of a close collaboration between the county, cities, and design team (Site Story, Luminous, and SKL). Visit the Centennial […]

Great comments at Kingsgate Library Public Meeting

Nicole Tsen Lew
Categories: Project Updates

The first Kingsgate Library Public Meeting was held last night. Gladys and Nicole, along with members from the King County Library System, presented the background information behind the renovation and asked for people’s input. What do you like about your library currently? What are some improvements you would like to make? What should stay the […]