January 27, 2021
A few years back, I had the opportunity to help one San Francisco’s most talented architects with a project in Pebble Beach. Jim Jennings needed help developing the construction details for this amazing house and hired AAA as a consultant. The results were featured in the annual Architectural Record Houses issue in April. It was a great learning opportunity to work alongside an architect I had admired since college, and…June 24, 2020
Sigh. Yeah, so 2020 has not been the best, but this card was a nice start.June 24, 2020
On May 10th, 1869, the First Transcontinental Railway was completed in Utah. This enormous project lasted over seven years and required the contributions of thousands of workers, including many recent immigrants. AAA designed and built the installation for a traveling exhibit celebrating the Chinese immigrants that helped build the Central Pacific Railway. More on this project can be found HERE.June 24, 2020
I was pretty keen on this one. It owes a bit to Igarashi Takenobu, who is amazing.June 24, 2020
Okay, so I have not been updating this thing like I should. I started to put more effort into updating AAA’s presence on f*cebook, and ended up neglecting this website. Well, I’ve largely given up on the world’s premier social network, so here we are revisiting the missing greeting cards I make every year. Enjoy!June 24, 2020
As seen in Curbed and Socketsite, our Upper Rockridge Residence, designed in collaboration with Benjamin Parco, is now on the market and getting attention for its striking, detail-oriented architecture. If you’re looking for a cozy home with a homey, warm feel to it that shouts Norman Rockwell luxe, beat it. This isn’t the place for you. Designed by Randy Ruiz of AAA Architects, and in collaboration with Benjamin Parco, 132…June 9, 2017
Saturday, June 10th at 3:00pm Discussion & Book Signing with Author: DOUG JACKSON With Wes Jones, Marc Neveu, Aryan Crawford Omar, Steven Purvis, Randolph Ruiz, and Mohamed Sharif — SOUPERgreen!—Souped Up Green Architecture features projects and essays that offer a long overdue critique of the prevailing approach to “green” architecture and, in turn, demonstrate a more appropriate way for architects to address the challenges posed by the environmental crisis. This…June 9, 2017
January 2, 2017
AAA Architecture and Benjamin Parco have been awarded this recognition from the National Concrete Masonry Association for our Upper Rockridge Residence. A total of fifteen projects were recognized nationally, including five residential projects. We are proud to have been recognized among our peers in this bi-annual awards program.May 18, 2016
Perkins&Will Transform Sacramento Valley Train Station into Regenerative Master Plan http://dlvr.it/RyxV6T
Happy 50th birthday to @Amtrak. I’m looking back to my first overnight rail trip, riding the Southwest Limited to Flagstaff in 1977 to visit the Grand Canyon
Very nice work. Seems a bit odd in an editorial context to not even mention his former partner Carme Pinós
https://www.archdaily.com/960887/miralles-series-of-exhibitions-and-events-celebrates-the-work-of-the-distinguished-architect via @archdaily
SF's leadership in affordable housing!
The Board of Supervisors has officially proclaimed May 7th-14th San Francisco Affordable Housing Week.
Thank you to President @shamannwalton for introducing this resolution and the full board for unanimously recognizing and celebrating SF's leadership in affordable housing!