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Bora is seeking a Chief Financial Officer/Business Manager

Bora’s Chief Financial Officer/Business Manager provides financial management, leadership, and oversight of all fiscal activities of this 70-person firm including cash management, budgeting, purchasing, benefits programs, banking, tax planning, and risk management activities.  Serving on Bora’s management team, and reporting to the Principals of the firm, the CFO/Business Manager directs the firm’s financial planning and…


Bora Architects Named AIA Northwest + Pacific Region Firm of the Year!

Bora Architects is honored to be the recipient of the 2016 Firm of the Year Award for the AIA Northwest & Pacific Region. This award recognizes not only a consistent pattern of excellence in design, but also a firm’s dedication to extending the boundaries of traditional architectural practice, long record of community engagement, and commitment…

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Future Vision: The Value Proposition for Equity

Bora Principal Amy Donohue and I recently attended this day-long symposium, hosted by AIA Portland and focused on what we, as architectural firms and individuals, can do to promote equity for women and minorities in our industry and workplaces. Saskia Dennis-van Dijl presented the latest 2016 Equity by Design findings where she and her team…


Surface Into Form: Exhibits + Workshops

Are you looking for some design-oriented activities to spice up your calendar over the next couple months? Are you interested in exploring the interplay of light and simple materials through surface manipulation? Hopefully you answered yes, because that’s what this post is about. Marziah Rajabzadeh, one of Bora’s newest faces, collaborated on this exhibit with…

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Experience the Vista Condominiums

Watching this video (courtesy of our friends at HOYT), it’s easy to forget that the Vista is still under construction. If you can’t resist those views, and you’re looking for that curated Pearl District living experience, just remember units are now selling!


Support for the Paris Agreement – We Are Still In

Bora recognizes the broad scientific consensus on climate change, and believes that urgent, global action is needed. Despite the recent decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement, we remain committed to doing our part in bringing down carbon emissions, and creating environments that are both beautiful and sustainable. For this reason, we have…