Addressing Equity: Prioritizing Choice and Diversity  

Along with addressing Climate and Health as measures of successful design for our new studio, Equity is the third driver…

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Culture Design Equity Interiors

Addressing Health: A Great Place To Spend A Day, Or A Decade  

Three key drivers–Climate, Health, and Equity–continue to guide the vision for Bora’s new studio. By holistically addressing health in our…

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Design Interiors Sustainability

TCU Music Center and Concert Hall in Lighting & Sound America

In Lighting & Sound America Magazine‘s October issue, “Virtuoso’s Delight” (pages 42-49) articulates how Texas Christian University’s new award-winning Music…

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Design Press

Building to Meet the Moment: The Vision Behind Our New Studio 

Architects have a unique relationship with the buildings they inhabit, as not every profession gets to occupy the outcome of…

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Design Research Sustainability

TCU Music Center Wins IIDA Oregon Design Award

The Texas Christian University Music Center and Van Cliburn Concert Hall has been recognized with a 2022 IIDA Oregon Design…

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Design Interiors Press

Hood to Coast 2022!

Following a two-year hiatus, Mies Van Der Run, Bora’s Hood-to-Coast team, was back in action this past weekend, participating in…

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Culture

Bora’s future net-zero design studio

As we look toward our move less than two miles east in the next five months, one may wonder what…

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Culture Design Interiors Sustainability

Introducing Tom Awai, Director of Business Development

Bora announces the hire of Associate Tom Awai as Director of Business Development. Tom brings more than three decades of…

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Research

Bora Hires Design Leaders Stefee Knudsen + Scott Mooney

We are pleased to announce the hire of Stefee Knudsen as an Associate Principal and Senior Project Manager, and Scott…

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Culture Design Press

New faces at Bora!

Our practice has seen a ton of growth in 2022! Welcome to these talented Bora newcomers. We can’t wait to…

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Culture Design Interiors Press

WE’RE MOVING!

After enjoying 33 years in downtown Portland’s historic Morgan Building, Bora is excited to announce that we’re hopping the river…

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Culture Design Press

Designing Healthy Buildings

For all the health advice out there, the scientific consensus is fairly settled on what constitutes a healthy diet: “Eat…

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Design Research Sustainability

Lincoln High School is Tight!

Here at Bora, we’re celebrating the result of last week’s whole building airtightness test of Lincoln High School, which achieved…

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Design Research Sustainability

Bora and LEVER team to modernize Jefferson High School

Portland Public Schools has selected the team of Bora Architecture & Interiors and LEVER Architecture to design the modernization of…

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Design Press

Ben Arico Promoted to Associate

Architect Ben Arico has been promoted to Associate. Ben joined Bora in 2015 and has been instrumental in large-scale civic…

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Culture Press