Art Rutkin and PCC Opportunity Center Named DJC Top Projects

The Oregon Daily Journal of Commerce recently recognized two of our projects, Art Rutkin Elementary School and PCC Opportunity Center…

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White Paper: Getting Acquainted with Mass Timber

As mass timber structures make their way into mainstream construction, architects are increasingly championing their role in reducing buildings’ carbon…

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Design Sustainability

Amy Donohue Discusses DEI in the Performing Arts on Design Podcast

Principal Amy Donohue was recently featured on Walker Architects’ podcast “Design for an Agile World” to discuss how design can…

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Equity Press

University of Wisconsin-Madison Humanities Building Breaks Ground

On May 2, 2024, we celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony for the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Letters & Science’s new…

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Jeanie Lai to Present at Design Museum Everywhere’s Inclusive Design Event

On May 2 Bora design principal Jeanie Lai will present “How Critical Race Theory Can Inform Inclusive Spatial Design” at…

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Culture Design

Why Electric Cars Won’t Save The World, But Electric Bikes Might

There’s a lot of discussion around electric cars right now, and their potential for addressing the climate crisis. Electrification is…

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Research Sustainability

Mike Manzi Elected Board Chair of Health Product Declaration Collaborative

Bora Associate Principal Mike Manzi has been elected to Board Chair of the Health Product Declaration Collaborative (HPDC), a nonprofit advocating for healthy materials in the built environment.

Culture Interiors Sustainability

Welcome to Bora!

We are happy to introduce our three newest staff members to the Bora family! All representing different departments, and all…

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Bora Designing Radium Performing Arts Center Along San Francisco Bay

The new Radium Performing Arts Center will be a community jewel elevating the work of local and international artists through music,…

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Culture Design Press

PRESS RELEASE: Portland Community College Selects Bora-Led Design Team for New Rock Creek Campus Project

PORTLAND, ORE. – Design firm Bora Architecture & Interiors, in collaboration with DAO Architecture,Curious Architects, and Walker Macy, has been…

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Design Press Sustainability

Two Bora Projects Featured at The International Mass Timber Conference Tours

Bora team members at the recent International Mass Timber Conference tours, featuring two of our projects: Multnomah County Holgate Library,…

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Culture Design Interiors Press Sustainability

Miguel Hidalgo to Present on Lincoln High School’s Inclusive Dining Design

The new PPS Lincoln High School in Portland, OR, features a centralized, inclusive dining commons that transformed a socially segregated…

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Culture Design Equity Press Research

Amy Running to Present on Art Rutkin Elementary’s Design for Community

Art Rutkin Elementary School in Tigard, OR, was designed to honor its rural origins and site while serving as a…

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Culture Design Equity Interiors Press Sustainability

AIA 2030 Commitment Update!

Bora is proud to report our progress towards the AIA 2030 commitment for the twelfth year. In 2023, our portfolio…

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Congratulations to Our New Associates

Bora is proud to announce that five of our staff members have been promoted to Associate! From left to right:…

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Culture Press