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ArchiCulture – A Documentary About Architecture School

I have been waiting foreverrrrrrrr for this movie. I started following this in 2006 when they were deciding which architecture school to film. This project originally began with the title "ArchiTorture". After they finished making the movie, instead of releasing it they decided to tour it all over the world to have showings, followed with a discusssion.  Here we are many years later and finally it was released on to youtube. Ladies and Gentlemen,  I now present you ArchiCulture - A … Continue Reading

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Architect juggling houses

Becoming an Architect: What You Need to Know

  “I wanted to become an architect but… …(insert reason) so I decided not to pursue architecture.” As an architect I can’t tell you how many … Continue Reading

Antoine Predock riding a motorcycle

Antoine Predock: Architecture is my Religion

  "Architecture is a ride - a physical ride and an intellectual ride." -Antoine Predock A few years ago I was plowing through boring old AIA … Continue Reading

Finish The ARE in 2015

Finish the ARE in 2015 – The Only Resolution You Should Have.

Finish the ARE’s this year?  I decided to wait and publish this blog post on January 7th. I wanted to give everyone a week to finish … Continue Reading

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December 2014 Photos

Oh December 2014, What a silly month you were! All of these pictures came from my Instagram feed: YoungArchitxPDX Feel free to add … Continue Reading


2014 A Year In Photos – Young Architect

  It was a pretty good year.  The theme of 2014 was about getting my life back from 2013, when I did nothing but study for the Architecture … Continue Reading

Instructions on how to post instagram pictures in twitter.

How to get Twitter to post your Instagram pictures as a “picture” and NOT “a link”

I love Instagram; I think it’s the best social media platform, especially for Architects. However Instagram definitely has some bugs to … Continue Reading

The Architecture Student’s Christmas List

The Architecture Student’s Christmas List

I don’t care about your architecture toys. After I finished posting the Young Architect 2014 Holiday Gift Guide, I realized many of my … Continue Reading

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Young Architects Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Happy Holidays Everyone!!! One of my favorite things in the entire world is to buy an awesome present for someone, get completely OCD about how … Continue Reading

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November 2014 Instagram

All of these pictures came from my Instagram feed: YoungArchitxPDX Feel free to add … Continue Reading

Mentoring Young Architects

Mentoring Young Architects

  So many people have influenced my decisions to become an architect and helping me get to where I am today. At every office I have worked … Continue Reading

10 Great Reasons NOT TO Get Your Architecture License

10 Great Reasons NOT TO Get Your Architecture License

    In January 2014, I started writing this blog for young architects and have spent a lot of time rambling on and on about the … Continue Reading

ARE Study Schedule

ARE Study Schedule – Step by Step Guide

  Learning how to study might be one of the most difficult parts of preparing for the ARE. In my conversations with individuals who read … Continue Reading

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October 2014 Instagrams

October was an awesome month. It always is. Chuck and I visited Bob, We went to the balloon fiesta, It was my birthday and then it was … Continue Reading

Studying for the architect registration exam

Using ARE Practice Exams to Study for the Architect Exam

Note: At the bottom of this blog post I give links to ARE practice exams for each ARE division.  Click here to jump down to bottom of post  I … Continue Reading

Study for One Architect Exam at a time

Study For One Architect Exam at a Time

  There is a big learning curve involved when someone starts studying for the architect exam. The process of getting up to speed is time … Continue Reading

Architect's guide to glue and tape for architecture model building

The Architect’s Guide to Glue and Tape

Your architecture model is only as good as the glue that holds it together. A few months ago I wrote a blog post called Building Great … Continue Reading


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Balloon Fiesta 2014

A few weeks ago when I was in New York City, I told my bestfriend Chuck that I was going to visit our dear friend Bob Potter in Albuquerque to … Continue Reading