RMW Announces 2015 Associates Appointments

April 6, 2015 – RMW architecture & interiors is pleased to announce this year’s appointments to the position of Associate: Magdalena Karakova, Janet Merriman, Traci Vogel, and Kendra Wolf. A 65-person, client-centered design firm, RMW creates responsive environments that serve the needs of […]

435 Indio Way Featured In Architectural Record

435 Indio Way is featured in Architectural Record‘s March 2015 issue, which is themed around “innovations in glass.” The article, entitled “Dynamic Glass,” discusses the strategies that led to 435 Indio Way’s Zero Net Energy design, including a highly insulated […]

Glenn Bauer Elevated to American Institute of Architects College of Fellows

Glenn Bauer, FAIA, LEED AP, principal at RMW architecture & interiors, has been elevated to the prestigious American Institute of Architects College of Fellows by the 2015 Jury of Fellows. The Fellowship program was developed to elevate those architects who […]

GreenBiz Names 435 Indio One of Five Game-Changing Green Buildings of 2014

GreenBiz magazine has named 435 Indio Way, Sunnyvale, one of the five “truly game-changing” green buildings of 2014. The article features buildings that “are game changers for green design because they are forward looking, going well beyond energy considerations to anticipate climate change […]

Building 74 at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Featured in Laboratory Design News

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Building 74 is featured in the latest issue of Laboratory Design News as an example of cost-effective, sustainable laboratory modernization. The article, “Adapting to platinum: A case study of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s Earth Sciences Building,” is […]

RMW Announces New San Francisco Studio Hires

RMW architecture & interiors welcomes four new hires to our San Francisco Studio this month: Nnamdi Ihemelu, Associate AIA, joins RMW as a Junior Architectural Designer. Nnamdi spent the past three years working in Starbucks’ store design department. He was […]

In Memorium: Henry “Hank” Spangler III, Former RMW Model Artist

Henry “Hank” Spangler III, former RMW architecture & interiors model artist, passed away on October 15. Born and educated in Philadelphia, Hank spent his early adulthood in the Civil Rights Movement with Martin Luther King, exploring archeological sites in Central […]

TOMRA Sorting Solutions North American Headquarters Wins 2014 TCA Award

RMW architecture & interiors is proud to announce that its design for TOMRA Sorting Solutions‘ North American Headquarters has received a 2014 TCA Tilt-Up Achievement Award. The project was recognized for its innovative design strategies, which helped minimize the “big […]

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Inaugurates Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s General Purpose Lab

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz was on hand October 23 to inaugurate Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s newest building. Designed by RMW architecture & interiors, the 43,000-square-foot General Purpose Laboratory will help “combat climate change and support economic growth […]

RMW Associate Stephanie Silkwood Wins 2014 AIA CC Young Architect Award

The American Institute of Architects California Chapter has recognized RMW associate Stephanie Silkwood, AIA as the Chapter’s 2014 Young Architect. The award recognizes Stephanie’s leadership on the local, state and national levels: “The award… went to Stephanie Silkwood, for her strong leadership, […]

RMW Named 2014 ENR Top 100 Green Building Design Firm

RMW architecture & interiors has been named one of Engineering News-Record’s Top 100 Green Building Design Firms for 2014. The ranking recognizes companies who generated a significant portion of their revenue in 2013 from green projects — i.e., those that were […]

SF Environment Offices Certified LEED Platinum

The San Francisco Department of the Environment (SF Environment) has announced that its office has achieved LEED Platinum certification, the top green building certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The project serves as a municipal model for creating an […]

Acterra Video on SF Environment Features Karen Letteney, AIA

Karen Letteney, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C, associate at RMW architecture & interiors and Studio Director of Interiors, is featured in a new video produced by the Acterra Business Environmental Award program. The video gives an overview of the sustainable […]

RMW Announces New Associates

RMW architecture & interiors, a San Francisco-based architectural firm with studios in San Jose and Sacramento, is proud to announce this year’s appointments to the position of Associate: Tom Tessier, Sal Wikke, and Cheree Onufer. Tom Tessier, IIDA, NCIDQ, is […]

Architecture Critic John King Features RMW Project 1 Tenth in SF Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle architecture critic John King features 1 Tenth in his piece about how glass skins are remaking once-homely buildings in the city. Originally called the “M2” building, 1 Tenth was built in the 1970s as a furniture warehouse. […]