Archinect - News 2015-10-07T06:07:01-04:00 Olson Kundig Architects’ renovations for Tacoma Art Museum to begin in late October Justine Testado 2013-10-16T19:22:00-04:00 >2013-10-16T19:55:04-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="321" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Olson Kundig Architects' renovation project for the Tacoma Art Museum in Washington is set to begin later this month. [...] The 16,000 sq.foot project consists of a new wing and building expansion that will double gallery space&mdash;including housing the Haub Family Collection of Western American Art&mdash;and therefore enhance visitors' art experiences and the museum's overall significance in downtown Tacoma.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Tom Kundig on the Frey House II Archinect 2012-03-16T18:09:00-04:00 >2012-03-19T15:33:38-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Mr. Kundig first visited Frey House II about 25 years ago. "The design is a bit strange, but it completely resonated with me," he said. "I'm influenced by architecture that toes the line between rugged and beautiful, that demonstrates how they can be the same thing." He notes that Mr. Frey's simple design nodded to the local vernacular of humble miners' shacks.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Cabins by Olson Kundig Architects Archinect 2011-11-26T13:16:31-05:00 >2011-11-29T08:36:35-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Seattle's Olson Kundig Architects has carved a niche for itself designing contemporary cabins that are cozy when occupied and secure when vacant. Here's a collection of their creations, starting with Delta Shelter, built in Mazama, Wash., in 2005.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>