Karen Lee: Hiking boots, swimsuits, and cameras packed. First stop: Amherst, Massachusetts and a visit to the Design Building at UMass designed by Leers Weinzapfel Associates where we were […]
Emily Gillmar: I deliberately set my expectations low for our first family trip abroad. Luckily, our 5-year-old turned out to be a trouper, and I think she might love traveling […]
We’re celebrating! Our project for the Pālamanui campus of Hawaii Community College has just been awarded LEED Platinum certification by the USGBC. This is the highest LEED rating possible, and reflects much […]
Kevin Loo-Chan: With every trip I take I attempt to take in the culture and sites while also understanding the daily lives of the local people. A country with a […]
Two of us from Urban Works recently participated in an architectural photography workshop guided by Ted Garduque, FAIA. The theme of the workshop was “Film Noir and Architecture: The Dark […]
Urban Works is marking the occasion with matcha-powder malasadas. Thank you, Karen!
Urban Works has been based in Kaka’ako for over 30 years. We’ve been enjoying our front row seat as the latest round of Pow! Wow! murals take shape. Stop by […]
We cordially invite you to stop by the exhibition at the Shen Architecture Gallery in the University of Hawaii School of Architecture building. We see our Pālamanui Campus and Ola […]
Urban Works is honored to be participating in the University of Hawaii School of Architecture’s 2×2 exhibition. Urban Works and Ferraro Choi are each exhibiting two recent projects — in our […]
The Ola Ka ‘Ilima team at Urban Works recently attended the beautiful groundbreaking ceremony for the project at its site in Kaka’ako.