Interior Designer Larry Peifer Joins the RMW Team

RMW architecture & interiors is excited to welcome Larry Peifer to the team! Senior Designer – Interiors, Larry is a graduate of the San Francisco Art Institute, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the California College of the Arts, where […]

Small footprint large impact for Brentwood Health Center

In 2005, The Contra Costa County Health Services Department commissioned RMW to program and design its expanded Brentwood Family Clinic. The clinic replaced a 3,500-sf facility, which was outmoded and undersized and had served the community for 15 years. The […]

New AFSF / RMW Grants and the End of An Era

The 18th Annual Architectural Foundation of San Francisco Annual Award Breakfast celebrated the accomplishments of AFSF programs – Build San Francisco, Future Graduates, The Annual AFSF High School Design Competition, Build SF’s Summer Design Institute, and the Build SF’s Student […]

Mark Alvarez, 20 Years in Interiors with RMW

RMW congratulates Mark Alvarez on his 20th year with the firm. Mark joined RMW architecture & interiors in 1997 and was promoted to associate in 2005. He has an extensive background in Tenant Services and has been instrumental in the […]

RMW Announces New Associates and Directors

March 21, 2017 – RMW architecture & interiors is pleased to announce the appointment of our new Associates and Directors, our success is a result of their passion for excellence. Joshua Carrell, Kevin J Morgan, Stephanie Sims, Lindsay Wiemer, Mark Alvarez […]

Robbin McDonald Has Retired

It is with overwhelming sadness, tempered by enormous pride that Robbin McDonald IIDA announced her retirement from the RMW Board of Directors on Monday, March 20, 2017. Robbin joined RMW as a Senior Designer and Project Manager in 1986. In 1988, […]

Advancing Sustainable Design for the City of San Francisco.

RMW is happy to announce that 1155 Market Street has been awarded LEED Gold Certification. The environmental and sustainable goals for the 107,377-SF renovation and tenant improvement project were threefold. First was to achieve LEED Gold certification. The second and […]

The Modern Architect with Tom Dioro Features RMW Leaders

On Monday, January 16, 2017, The Modern Architect with Tom Dioro on Stanford University’s KZSU 90.1 FM featured RMW president Russ Nichols, sustainability director – Steve Stenton, and AIA 2016 Young Architect Award recipient – Stephanie Silkwood. This fun and […]

RMW Sacramento Debuts VR at ACRE/NAIOP Developer Showcase

Last evening, the RMW Sacramento team debuted our virtual reality experience at the ACRE/NAIOP Developer Showcase. Using the Merge VR Headset, participants saw 3D panoramic views of the RMW designed Sacramento King’s Corporate Headquarters, Prologis Oakland Army Base Redevelopment, Iceblock […]

Once Upon a Yahoo Time

Santa Clara is in a grand state of transformation as evident by the proposed 12,000 person LeEco campus soon to be planned at Tasman and Old Ironside Drive. As conceptual design for the new campus has begun, we’re looking forward […]

RMW to Collaborate with Cityzenith 5D Smart World

RMW architecture & interiors has launched a collaborative effort to beta-test Cityzenith’s award winning 5D Smart World product. Cityzenith is a platform leader in data visualization for the built environment. The BETA program was created to engage government and professional […]

Impacting Midtown Sacramento

Featured in this Inside East Sacramento publication, Ice Block I is a new mixed use office/retail building, located on the R Street corridor in the heart of Sacramento’s Midtown Grid. The building’s modern design is rooted in the industrial character […]

The Challenges of NetZero Innovation

In this Fast Company Co.exist article on NetZero innovation, RMW’s Stan Lew explores the challenges of transforming the historic William Penn Hotel to zero net energy low-income housing and the potential impact of this building model on San Francisco. RMW […]

SPUR Highlights RMW Project and San Leandro Development

Downtown San Leandro came alive last evening with a SPUR event co-presented by San Leandro by Design and sponsored by Kaiser Permanente. Over 40 guests gathered at the (SL) BART Station, then were led on a walking tour of the […]

Sunset Featured in Contract Magazine

In its May 2016 issue, Contract Magazine features Sunset Magazine‘s “new home” in Oakland’s Jack London Square. Telling the story of the iconic Western publication’s move to urban digs, Contract writes, “Sunset’s history and context comes through in … salvaged trinkets and […]