The renovated Kingsgate Library is celebrating its reopening on Saturday, April 30th, at 9:30am. The original KCLS library opened in 1973. We started design work for its renovation in 2013. Saturday will be the first day it is reopened to the public since its closure last year for construction. Please join us in celebrating. The […]
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 […]
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.
Read more about our 11th and Pike project.
The steel erection is nearly complete on our 11th and Pike project.
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 […]
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 […]
We had a lot of fun this weekend at the Lunar New Year Festival! We gathered a lot of feedback, and will be using all of the great ideas as inspiration as we design the new signage for Canton Alley.
11th and Pike Under Construction. Pictured are the structural remains of the Chophouse which will contain future retail and office space. Read more about the project.
Last Saturday was the opening reception for the Keiro Garden. SKL has been working with Nikkei Concerns, along with landscape architecture firm Murase Associates to redesign the garden and adjacent spaces.