Designing Ubuntu

Designing Ubuntu reveals the design and philosophy behind the award winning Ubuntu Centre, and the role of architecture in the transformation of a South African township. The book unveils the inspiring, challenging, and fascinating development of a “Township Architecture”. http://issuu.com/fieldarchitecture/docs/designing_ubuntu?e=4236432/12513166 When the building was complete and Hugh...

FA Houses: Outside-In

A house is a personal thing and should fit a family perfectly. Whether it’s a silicon valley home that weaves nature and technology into a warm, modern design, or a Napa Valley home that sits amongst the vineyards and draws inspiration from the working barns...

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...

Ubuntu Centre wins SAIA Award of Excellence

The Ubuntu Centre, which opened in October 2010 has received the South African Institute of Architecture's 2012 Award of Excellence - an incredible honor. Congratulations to the entire Ubuntu team! View the Ubuntu Centre Gallery Read SAIA's Press Release See what Ubuntu Education Fund is up to...