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First Friday Art Walk: Encore Viewing of Bainbridge Art Museum Design Concepts

First Friday Art Walk: Encore Viewing of Bainbridge Island Museum of Art Design Concepts

May 7th, 2010 | , ,

Thanks to all who attended the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art Open House on Monday, April 26th. If you missed the event or want to bring your friends, you still have a chance to view – and comment – on Design Concept Sketches for the new Art Museum! Read more ›

3D Concept Sketches on Display at Island Gateway Discovery Center

3D Concept Sketches on Display at Island Gateway Discovery Center

April 28th, 2010 |

Did you miss the Bainbridge Art Museum Open House? You still have a chance to view – and comment – on Design Concept Sketches for the new Art Museum! Read more ›

Bainbridge Art Museum Open House

Bainbridge Art Museum Open House

April 27th, 2010 |

The Bainbridge Art Museum Open House was a huge success! Matthew Coates and team presented 3D concept sketches of the proposed Bainbridge Art Museum structure on April 26 at Bainbridge Performing Arts.  Read more ›

Cradle to Cradle – Sustainable Design Competition

Cradle to Cradle – Sustainable Design Competition

February 26th, 2010 | ,

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LEED Platinum certified home by Bainbridge Island Architects, Coates Design

Ellis Residence Featured on Bainbridge Island TV

December 14th, 2009 | ,

The greenest home in Bainbridge gets one step closer to Platinum LEED status thanks to Coates Design Architects. Justin Helmbrecht explains how the vegetated roof helps reduce rainwater runoff while also providing a garden area escape.

 

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LEED Platinum certified home by Bainbridge Island Architects, Coates Design

Ellis Residence To Be Part of 2009 National Solar Tour

September 3rd, 2009 | ,

We are pleased to announce that the Ellis Residence will be part of the American Solar Energy Society National Solar Tour on October 3, 2009. More details to come. Read more ›

Open House #2

Open House #2

July 17th, 2009 | ,

The Ellis Residence has been used as an educational tour a few times already. The design was featured at the Futures Festival in Port Gamble last summer. Read more ›

Exterior Bi-fold Doors

Exterior Bi-fold Doors

June 18th, 2009 |

The Loewen exterior bi-fold doors have been installed at the living and dining rooms. The bi-fold doors will allow both rooms to fully open to the exterior patio, landscaping and, of course, the magnificent view of Seattle. Read more ›

Thermal Mass

Thermal Mass

April 20th, 2009 | , ,

So far we have discussed one of the active climate control systems, Geothermal, utilized in the Ellis Residence. As construction moves right along, we would like to introduce you to the installation of the first passive system, Thermal Mass. Read more ›

Deconstruction... the way to go.

Deconstruction… the way to go.

April 11th, 2009 |

The site for the Ellis Residence is located on the Yeomalt Bluffs overlooking the central Puget Sound and downtown Seattle. A small cabin built in the 1930’s adorned the site. Read more ›

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Project Team and Design Charrette

April 7th, 2009 |

One of the first steps and our first LEED-H credit (ID 1.2) was to assemble a project team. The team has been in place and has given invaluable advise and instruction since the conceptual stages of the design. Read more ›

An Introduction and A Little Catching Up To Do

An Introduction and A Little Catching Up To Do

April 7th, 2009 |

Well, we have some catching up to do here. Construction commenced on the Ellis Residence a few month’s ago. So, we would like to get you up-to-date as soon as possible while still hitting the important steps of construction thus far. Read more ›

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