A central focus of our core values is to build stronger community.
This driving force not only impacts what projects we pursue and how we approach our work, but also influences us to get involved outside the traditional umbrella of architecture. We believe our role in the community as multi-faceted – reaching out locally, regionally and globally to truly make a difference.
DESIGN CoMISSIONREAD MORE
Design CoMission provides students from local high schools an opportunity to collaborate in a real-world architecture experience. During a semester of hands-on participation with professionals from LSW Architects, students engage in all aspects of design.
WSU SUMMER IMMERSION STUDIOREAD MORE
Our office hosted and taught a class for graduate students in the Washington State University Architecture program during a 7-week summer program.
LSW: GOREAD MORE
LSW is partnering with a number of organizations on humanitarian design/build projects across the world.
Design CampREAD MORE
LSW has created a week-long summer camp designed to encourage creativity and exploration in children, exposing them to the world of architecture in fun and unique ways.
Camp Eagles Rest (In Progress)READ MORE
LSW is working with the Columbia River Veteran Organization to create a local retreat for veterans. This will be a safe place for veterans to interact with others of similar backgrounds and consist of a series of cabins, shared common spaces/facilities, and communal activity spaces nestled within a 30+ acre wooded site.