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News from Swift

Oct 2018
ASLA 2018 Annual Meeting

ASLA 2018 Annual Meeting – Inside Swift Company

Gareth Loveridge and Barbara Swift share Swift Company’s approach to work, firm philosophy and practice in an ASLA “Inside the LA Studio” series presentation at the 2018 ASLA national convention in Philadelphia.

Jun 2018
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ASLA Ask Me Anything Online Interview

As part of the ASLA’s Emerging Professionals Committee, Barbara Swift participates as an invited guest in an online event, answering any and all questions. More information here.

Jun 2018
press release
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Bullitt Foundation Grant

Barbara Swift, Thaisa Way and AP Hurd receive a Bullitt Foundation Thought Leadership and Innovation Grant in research, scholarship and action for the ”Leap Frog to a Shared ROW/Public Realms in the 22nd Century” research proposal.

Mar 2018
Viaduct Lid Study Plan detail

DC Unbuilt Design Awards

Barbara Swift to join the 2018 Washington DC|AIA Unbuilt Work Competition jury for theoretical and commissioned work followed by an evening round table conversation at the District Architecture Center. See Unbuilt Washington Awards

Dec 2017
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Barbara Swift to Give AIA Resilience Thinking Forum Closing Keynote

Barbara Swift will provide the closing keynote address for the AIA Seattle’s Resilience Thinking: Places, Spaces, Communities to occur on December 11th in Seattle. The interactive full-day forum will focus on resilience within a socio-ecological framework with the goal of building sustained capacity for action.

Nov 2017
Swift Company receives Honor Award from WASLA

Swift Company receives Honor Award from WASLA for the Sound Transit Lynnwood Link Extension

Swift Company is honored to receive the 2017 WASLA Honor Award for Analysis and Planning for the preliminary corridor planning and design for the Sound Transit Lynnwood Link Light Rail Extension. The eight mile corridor extends the wildly successful light rail system north from Northgate in Seattle to Lynnwood, Washington.

Nov 2017
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Barbara Swift to Participate in NCHRP Transportation Workshop

Barbara Swift will join the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies of Science Engineering and Medicine workshop focused on Sustainable Highway Construction Practices research in Irvine California. Bringing together all players, the workshop focuses on innovative practices above and beyond the required standards.

Sep 2017
Seattle Design Festival 2017

Seattle Design Festival 2017 – Power

Barbara Swift joins panels focused on vision, policy and action. Enter the Fray: How Architects + Designers Can Be Powerful Advocates on 9.18 and Collaborative Power: Transforming Our Future on 9.20. Both focus on rapid change and advocacy. For more information, please see the attached.