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Honor Award
The AIACC Honor Award is the highest honor available for a building design in California. This year it was given to our Torr Kaelan mixed-use building in East Village.
read about it / see it at AIA|CC

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Iconic Landmark
San Diego Central Library selected as one of LIbrary Journal's 2015 "New Landmark Libraries"
read about it

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Article
Torr Kaelan featured in The Architect's Newspaper, February 2015
read about it

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Merit Award
Bascom Library and Community Center receives Merit Award
from American Institute of Architects, Santa Clara Valley, 2014
read about it

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Honor Award
801 Alma Family Apartments receives Honor Award from
American Institute of Architects, Santa Clara Valley, 2014
read about it

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Behind Grand New Library, a Distinct Vision
Architect Rob Wellington Quigley’s buildings are a bit like the full name he likes to use ...
read about it

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Celebration under the Dome
The inaugural 2014 Celebration Under the Dome raised more than $500,000
for all 36 San Diego Public Library locations.
watch the video

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First users hail new library
Newcomers line up for library cards, regulars find their niche
read about it

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San Diego celebrates its long-awaited new library
Los Angelest Times article by Tony Perry.
read about it
 

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Ocean Discovery Institute
2013 Gala Video can be viewed on Youtube.
watch the video

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San Diego Central Library on the Front page of the Union-Tribune, Sept. 21, 2013
read about it (make sure to watch the video at the bottom of page 3!)
along with
additional Union-Tribune articles about the new Central Library.
 

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Ocean Discovery Institute
partnership with San Diego Unified School District receives unanymous approval.
read about it

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Context and Choreography: Rob Wellington Quigley FAIA
presented by The University Club Art Committee and 1909 Board at the University Club on July 30, 2013
read about it

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Ocean Discovery Institute's "Living Lab"
receives unanimous approval from San Diego City Council

watch video

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Case Study: San Diego Central Library
San Diego New Central Library on the cover of March/April 2013 issue of URBANLAND magazine
read about it

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Ornate top of New Central Library finished,adding a distinctive structrure to the city's skyline.
October 7th, 2012 article in Union-Tribune.

read about it

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New Downtown Library On Track, Within Budget
September 20th, 2012 article in Union-Tribune.
read about it

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LEED Gold for Bascom
Bascom Library and Community Center receives USGBC LEED gold rating.

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LEED Gold for Seven Trees
Seven Trees Community Center and Branch Library achieves a USGBC LEED gold rating.
 

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A Citation for Casa Feliz
Casa Feliz Studios receives a Citation from the American Institute of Architects, San Diego chapter, in 2012
 

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A Study in Architectural Forming / A Conversation with Rob Quigley...
Articles in Concrete Contractor magazine.
read about it

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New Central LIbrary Taking Shape
KPBS Evening Edition segment
read about it

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Library dome rising as new local landmark
Union Tribune article discusses history and local context of domes and civic buildings.
read about it

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Building A Legacy
Q&A with Architect Rob Wellington Quigley, San Diego Home Garden Lifestyles, January 2012
read about it

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Street Level Milestone!
The New Central Library structure reaches street level, on time and on budget.
read about it / watch video

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Affordable Housing Built Responsibly
Casa Feliz Studios receives Home Depot Foundation's
2010 Award of Excellence in Affordable Housing
watch video

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California's Highest Environmental Honor
Casa Feliz Studios is Recipient of 2010 Governor's Environmental and Economic Leadership Award
read about it

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Grand Opening
Seven Trees Community Center in San Jose celebrates its Grand Opening on October 23, 2010
see photos

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On Exhibit: Rob Quigley, Architect: Projects 2000 - 2010
Presented by the University of San Diego Architecture Program November 1st - 21st, 2010.
read about it
 

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Green Choice
Casa Feliz Studios is awarded in the green category of
Affordable Housing Finance's Reader's Choice Awards.
read about it

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Groundbreaking!
San Diego New Central Library groundbreaking ceremony was held on July 28, 2010.
Dignitaries from the entire process, beginning in 1977, were in attendance.

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Action / Reaction
San Diego New Children's Museum exhibited in 2010 California Design Biennial
at Pasadena Museum of California Art through October 31, 2010
read about it
 

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Library wins Council Vote!
The San Diego City Council votes 6-2 to allow construction of the San Diego New Central Library to begin.

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Honor Award
Casa Feliz Studios receives Honor Award from East Bay AIA
read about it

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Environmental Design
Casa Feliz Studios featured cover story in Environmental Design + Construction Magazine.
read about it

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Under Budget
The San Diego New Central Library updated guaranteed maximum price is
$115,031 below the original 2005 estimate.
read about it

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Palo Alto honors
Opportunity Center of the Midpeninsula was awarded an Architectural Review Board Award in 2010.
read about it
 

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Construction is complete
The homes at Shaw Lopez Park are complete.

 

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LEED Gold
Casa Feliz Studios has received USGBC LEED Gold NC certification.

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Groundbreaking
The groundbreaking ceremony for our new office took place on December 4, 2009.

 

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YouTube
A video walk-through of The San Diego New Central Library narrated by Rob is posted on YouTube.
Watch video

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"A New Downtown Landmark"
The Architect's Newspaper critiques the New Children's Museum.
read about it

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Art for Kids
The New Children's Museum in downtown San Diego opens to wide public acclaim in May 2008.
read about it
 

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Green Honors
The New Children’s Museum wins a statewide "Savings By Design" Honor Award, an AIA-San Diego COTE (Committee on the Environment) award, and an Urban Land Institute "Smart Growth" award for sustainable design in a cultural setting.
read about it

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Under Budget!
The winning low bid for construction of the Quigley-designed Seven Trees Community Center and Branch Library in San Jose comes in 16% under budget. The facility is slated to open in 2010
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Ennobling Tilt-Up
As the keynote speaker at the Tilt-Up Concrete Association’s 2007 national convention at the University of Maryland, Rob discusses tilt-up construction’s humble warehouse beginnings and the firm’s efforts to develop this economical system as appropriate for civic and academic buildings.

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El Faro
Massing models are complete for “El Faro,” a residential high-rise in Ensenada, Mexico, that Rob designed for PICSA Development Group. El Faro is envisioned as the signature tower for PACIFICA at Ensenada Bay, a planned condo-hotel resort community. Watch Rob talk about the project here.

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Honor Award
The UCSD Student Services Center is awarded AIA-San Diego’s highest design award,
the Honor Award, in 2007.
read about it

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