THE HILLSIDE WINS IIDA NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LIVE MERIT AWARD

The Hillside House won a Merit Award in the "Live" Category from the Northern California Chapter of the IIDA on March 19th 2014.The award ceremony was held at the beautiful Fox Theater in Oakland. Upon receiving the award, Stan Field said: “Our ambition is to always...

Bill and Chelsea Clinton visit Ubuntu

August 6th, 2013  was an incredible day. President Bill Clinton, his daughter Chelsea, and a Clinton Foundation delegation visited the Ubuntu Center on their tour of CGI (Clinton Global Initiative) commitment sites. In 2007, we began our work with Ubuntu's staff and the Zwide community to...

Ubuntu on display at Afritecture Exhibition in Munich

In its exhibition “AFRITECTURE – Building Social Change” the Architecture Museum of Munich sheds a spotlight on innovative, socially committed projects, with a particular emphasis on those that incorporate global relationships together with local culture and individual social groups. By taking into account ecological, economic and...

Wall Street Journal: Silicon Valley Reboots

The Hillside House, designed by Jess Field and Stan Field showcased in The Wall Street Journal. Jeff Aalfs, 43, didn't specifically ask for modern in the remodel and addition to his Portola Valley cottage. But when his architect, Field Architecture, showed him a very contemporary plan...

The Unstoppable Drawing

Jess Field, AIA, LEED AP to present The Unstoppable Drawing:  how to advance with technology without losing our instincts and the years of evolution our hands went through. Presented by the AIA California Council, the NOW. NEXT. FUTURE.  conference  will explore enhancements in design thinking made...