Careers at Bora

Bora is looking for talented architects and interior designers who value design, innovation, and positive social impact. Please click on…

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Our Statement on COVID-19

These are unprecedented times for our communities and our world. Our thoughts are with you as we all experience the…

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Principal Michael Tingley Elevated to the College of Fellows

We are excited to announce that Principal Michael Tingley will be inducted as a Fellow at the AIA National Conference…

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Design

Nurturing the Next Generation of Architects

At Bora we are passionate about the positive impact mentorship and educational opportunities can have in our community. We enjoy…

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Culture

Bora’s Annual Day of Service

We were excited to work with three key organizations in the greater Portland area for Bora’s annual Day of Service…

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Research

UNM McKinnon Center wins 2019 AIA Albuquerque Design Excellence Award

We are honored that the Albuquerque Chapter of the AIA has awarded the McKinnon Center at the University of New…

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Research

Bora claims #38 spot on 2019 Architect 50 Ranking

We are pleased to announce that Bora ranked 38th on Architect Magazine’s annual ranking of the top 50 architectural firms…

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Meier & Frank Wins 2 IIDA Oregon Design Excellence Awards

We are delighted to announce that our transformation of the historic Meier & Frank Building in downtown Portland has won…

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We Stand With Youth: Global Climate Strike

On Friday, September 20, Bora will join a Global Climate Strike, inspired by the millions of youth worldwide that have…

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Team Mies Van der RUN finishes its 4th Hood to Coast!

For the 4th year running, 12 Borites participated in Hood to Coast, an annual, 36-leg, 200-mile relay race that starts…

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Oregon Paid Family Medical Leave Signed into Law in Bora’s Studio

This morning Governor Kate Brown signed the Oregon Paid Family Leave Bill into law in Bora’s own Design Lab, making…

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Bora Principal Michael Tingley on transforming Lincoln Hall into one of Portland’s most popular Performing Arts venues

Long in dire need of deferred maintenance, Lincoln Hall was almost demolished in the early 2000s. However its important legacy…

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Research

Principal Amy Donohue presents The Geometry of Learning at SCUP National in Seattle

Bora Principal, Amy Donohue, recently presented The Geometry of Learning: Experiences Teaching in the Round at the national conference for…

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Design Research

Bora Participates in Architects in Schools

Earlier this year Bora employees worked with teachers at McKinney Elementary School in Hillsboro, OR to build a curriculum entitled…

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Culture

Collaborating in VR: Bora + The Wild

Bora has been expanding our use and understanding of VR in several ways over the past year, from our panel…

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