Woodside Priory School


[masterslider id="59"] “A Green Performance” Performing Arts Center Portola Valley, CA 2007 Challenge How do you balance a premier private school’s desire to enhance its music and drama curriculum with a respect for its gorgeous natural setting and the sensitivities of neighbors? This top-performing college preparatory school set out to create a state-of-the-art performing arts [...]

Woodside Priory School2017-03-22T15:03:30+00:00

Stanford Law School – Crown Quad Modernization


[masterslider id="62"] Mid-century concrete structures are generally not considered to be the most flexible buildings on the planet. We don’t let that stand in our way. Robert Crown Law Library, Classrooms, Moot Court Stanford University, CA 2007 Challenge How does one transform a dated 1970’s concrete structure into a state-of-the-art research, instructional and clinic facility? [...]

Stanford Law School – Crown Quad Modernization2017-03-22T17:06:42+00:00

Stanford Law School


[masterslider id="63"] “Promoting Excellence in Law and Learning” William H. Neukom Building Stanford, CA 2011 Architect: Ennead Architects Associate Architect: MKThink Challenge How can a building help a school reinforce its identity and produce lawyers prepared to address today’s multi-disciplinarian problems?   Stanford Law School’s long-standing dedication to excellence in legal education has consistently earned [...]

Stanford Law School2017-03-22T17:27:07+00:00

Stanford Graduate School of Business


[masterslider id="64"] Stanford, CA Challenge With competitive pressures from peer institutions investing in new buildings coupled with an aging infrastructure inconsistent with current pedagogies, the Graduate School of Business desired a growth strategy organized around its unique strengths and assets. As a premier business school focused on entrepreneurial thinking and individualized development, the school sought [...]

Stanford Graduate School of Business2017-03-22T17:31:23+00:00

Stanford d.School


[masterslider id="65"] Stanford University, CA 2010 Architect: Cody Anderson Wasney Interior Architect: MKThink Challenge What does it take to house three of Stanford University’s premier design-thinking groups— the Institute of Design (, the Design Group, the Center for Design Research— in world-class interdisciplinary design center?   Start with full cultural emersion, great listening skills, and [...]

Stanford d.School2017-03-22T17:41:31+00:00

Pinewood School


[masterslider id="67"] How do you make children feel at home even when they’re at school? Simple. You make the school feel like home. Los Altos, CA 2009 Challenges Difficult site, sensitive neighborhood, heritage trees and, oh yes, a school that needed to maintain operations during construction. Approach Working closely with teachers, parents and neighbors, MKThink [...]

Pinewood School2017-03-22T18:12:49+00:00

Boston Private Bank and Trust


[masterslider id="31"] “Smart Banking” San Francisco, Burlingame, San Mateo 2002-Current Challenge What can a private bank do to separate itself from the pack and attract new clientele without a major capital campaign? Wealth-management firm Boston Private Bank & Trust Company, aiming to enhance its brand and attract new clientele, engaged MKThink to design its Northern California banking [...]

Boston Private Bank and Trust2016-07-19T21:31:56+00:00
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