Rich Moore

2012 Utah Preservation Conference

I am excited to be presenting at this years Preservation Conference entitled ‘From Mud to Mod’. My session will be this Friday, May 4th from 3:00pm-3:45pm and will be focused on Modernist buildings in Utah. For any in the Salt Lake area, it would be great to see you there. If you are able to… Read more »

Utah Architects Vie for Congressional Seats

Thomas Jefferson may be the most celebrated American architect, albeit an amateur one, to lead a political life, but he certainly wasn’t the last. According to the American Institute of Architects, there are currently about 1,250 AIA members serving in elected and appointed positions, including six mayors, 55 city council members, 135 historic preservation commissioners,… Read more »

Too Much History

I attended the Mayor’s Symposium on Friday Feb. 17th in the Granary District. For those that missed the Symposium I plan to write up a …

BIG wins competition for the new Kimball Art Center in Park City

BIG has just been announced as the winner of the competition for the new Kimball Art Center in Park City, Utah. The non-profit community center for the visual arts, which started in 1976, invites people to experience art through education, exhibitions and events. The aging historic building (dated from 1929) was in need of restoration… Read more »

Capturing the Horizon

The most recent project for the Major I students was to design a motel to be built at the Bonneville Salt Flats.  Our goal was …

ARCHITECTURAL SPEED DATING

First annual open house chicago. October 15-16, 2011. Over 125 sites. 48 hours. No tickets. No reservations. No lines. No “trespassing”. Go. I had been …

New Skin for the Arch Building

On Monday, October 17 there was a small informal display in the Bailey (still up as this is posted so go check it out) regarding …

My Architect

Created by filmmaker Nathaniel Kahn in 2003, My Architect: A Son’s Journey is not so much a documentary about an architect, but rather a fascinating …

Architecture School

Architecture school is not a 9 to 5 job, it is a lifestyle. The particulars of the architecture program are hinted at and danced around …