Ziba Design World Headquarters / Holst Architecture

© Stephen Miller

Architects: Holst Architecture
Location: , OR, USA
Team: R&H Construction, Brightworks
Area: 76,000 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Stephen Miller

Boltwood Place / Holst Architecture

© Christian Phillips

Architects: Holst Architecture
Location: 49 Boltwood Walk, , MA 01002, USA
Contractor: DEW Construction
Structural Engineer: LLC
Investors: Archipelago Investments
Area: 18500.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Christian Phillips

Bud Clark Commons / Holst Architecture

© Sally Schoolmaster

Architects: Holst Architecture
Location: ,
Project Team: John T. Holmes, Jeffery Stuhr, Dave Otte, Kim Wilson, Cory Hawbecker, Katie Decker
Developer: Home Forward
Contractor: Walsh Construction
Project Year: 2011
Budget: $29 million
Project Area: 106,000 sqm
Photographs: Sally Schoolmaster, Christian Columbres


Architecture City Guide: Portland

This week our Architecture City Guide is headed to , . As one of the greenest cities in the world, it is a leader in sustainable architecture. Even though is only the 29th most populous city in the U.S., it has the second highest number of LEED-accredited buildings. Only Chicago, a city more than four times the size of , has more green buildings. Beyond its contemporary and green architecture it has a good variety of historic buildings that are worth visiting. We have put together a list of 12 contempory buildings to visit, but since we limited it to 12, it is far from complete. We would like you, our readers, to suggest other “must not miss” in the comment section after the break.

Architecture City Guide: Portland list and corresponding map after the break!