Archinect - News 2016-12-04T05:15:09-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149977697/from-housing-cars-to-housing-people-the-case-for-designing-adaptable-parking-garages From housing cars to housing people: the case for designing adaptable parking garages Alexander Walter 2016-11-09T15:57:00-05:00 >2016-11-14T18:14:52-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/a6/a632eedee15400705a1b2b46d7fafd0e.jpg" width="650" height="399" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>LMN Architects [...] wants the tower to survive 50 to 100 years. &ldquo;If that&rsquo;s the case, we do need to make sure&mdash;I feel we do have have the responsibility&mdash;that if the parking uses do change, we design to be able to adapt to that change,&rdquo; [...] the coming transformation to a car-free-ish future. With rideshare, bikeshare, carshare, increasing transit options, and fully automated vehicles on the horizon, cities are less eager to allocate precious space for empty, parked cars.</p></em><br /><br /><p>LMN Architects' proposed Seattle tower&nbsp;&mdash; potentially the tallest on the West Coast &mdash;&nbsp;previously in the Archinect news:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/145117579/seattle-s-proposed-101-story-4-c-tower-considered-as-too-tall-by-the-faa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Seattle's proposed 101-story 4/C Tower considered as too tall by the FAA</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/137341112/proposed-seattle-tower-designed-by-lmn-architects-could-become-the-west-coast-s-tallest" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Proposed Seattle Tower, designed by LMN Architects, could become the West Coast's tallest</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149965968/lmn-architects-expansion-of-the-seattle-asian-art-museum-is-getting-some-local-pushback LMN Architects' expansion of the Seattle Asian Art Museum is getting some local pushback Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-08-30T18:17:00-04:00 >2016-09-04T23:26:06-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/gw/gwyy10efr03nzqd4.jpg" width="564" height="382" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Seattle Art Museum hasn't exactly been forthcoming with details about its plans to build an extension on the Seattle Asian Art Museum into Volunteer Park&mdash;and some of the neighbors are already unhappy. [...] "They're just grabbing public land and trying to keep it under wraps," said Cassandra Trimble, a neighbor who is starting a petition against the glassed-in structure planned for the east side of the building, designed by LMN Architects.</p></em><br /><br /><p>You might also like:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/141461105/architect-paul-michael-davis-shares-his-favorite-pitstops-around-seattle-s-capitol-hill-neighborhood" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect Paul Michael Davis shares his favorite pitstops around Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood</a></li><li><a title="Seattle's proposed 101-story 4/C Tower considered as too tall by the FAA" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/145117579/seattle-s-proposed-101-story-4-c-tower-considered-as-too-tall-by-the-faa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Seattle's proposed 101-story 4/C Tower considered as too tall by the FAA</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149947548/valorizing-the-normal-reflections-on-the-2016-aia-national-convention-ft-special-guest-fred-scharmen-on-archinect-sessions-65" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Valorizing the Normal: Reflections on the 2016 AIA National Convention, ft. special guest Fred Scharmen on Archinect Sessions #65</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/137341112/proposed-seattle-tower-designed-by-lmn-architects-could-become-the-west-coast-s-tallest" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Proposed Seattle Tower, designed by LMN Architects, could become the West Coast's tallest</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/145117579/seattle-s-proposed-101-story-4-c-tower-considered-as-too-tall-by-the-faa Seattle's proposed 101-story 4/C Tower considered as too tall by the FAA Justine Testado 2016-01-06T14:05:00-05:00 >2016-01-08T12:57:37-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/pi/pid94c7k6rl8z93y.jpg" width="650" height="351" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The proposed Fourth and Columbia Tower...would be a mixed-use office and residential tower rising up 1,111 feet above the street. It would be 101 stories, with two levels of retail shopping, four levels of above-grade parking, and six levels of office space. It would also play home to 350 hotel rooms, and 1,200 residential units...But being the tallest could be something [developer] Crescent Heights may not want to give up.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Previously on Archinect:</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/137341112/proposed-seattle-tower-designed-by-lmn-architects-could-become-the-west-coast-s-tallest" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Proposed Seattle Tower, designed by LMN Architects, could become the West Coast's tallest</a></p>