Tuesday, July 01, 2014

We are pleased to announce that Philip Luo has been promoted to Associate.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Earth Day

Shah Kawasaki Architects, along with TEECOM, Old Oakland, and Integral Group joined together to sponsor the clean-up of a local downtown Oakland park, Lafayette Square Park.  Having undergone many renovations in the past, this urban park was still in need of some attention.  Our group of volunteers rehabilitated the park by cleaning the children’s play structure, picking up trash, weeding, planting drought resistant plants and flowers, and ...Read More
Friday, January 03, 2014

We are pleased to announce that Kelly Mayeda has been promoted to Associate.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

City of Napa selects Shah Kawasaki Architects

Shah Kawasaki Architects was selected by the City of Napa to design their new Fire Station No. 5.  This station will serve the Browns Valley community of Napa and improve response times throughout the city.  SKA will be holding community meeting to engage the local citizens in the design process and work with City representatives to realize the City’s first new fire station in several years.
Saturday, April 27, 2013

Goodwill Power of Work Annual Gala

Jigna Desai and Kelly Mayeda attended Goodwill’s annual Power of Work gala. Shah Kawasaki Architects has provided architectural design services to Goodwill Industries of the Greater East Bay for over 10 years. Over time, we have helped create inviting environments for shoppers; using design and signage to create awareness of Goodwill’s mission. Design improvements have helped increase revenues, providing funding to programs to help people in ...Read More
Saturday, April 20, 2013

Rebuilding Oakland Together

This past Earth Day, Shah Kawasaki Architects joined the Clark Construction team and Rebuilding Together Oakland (RTO) to provide improvements to a home in North Oakland on Adeline Street. The project included new carpet in the living and family room areas, interior paint, landscaping, and the demolition and rebuilding of a new staircase from home down to the backyard. Vishal Turkar, Designer at SKA, donated his time to providing design and ...Read More
Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Highland Hospital celebrates the dedication of the New Highland Care Pavilion

Shah Kawasaki Architects, in association with SmithGroupJJR and Ratcliff, assumed control of this project from bridging documents as a member of the Clark Construction Design Build team. The new 79,500 sf, 3-story satellite building is the first new building to be completed. Clinical departments include urgent care, a cardiac clinic, endoscopy / liver / GI clinic, clinical lab, non-invasive diagnostics, and an infusion center. Non-clinical ...Read More
Thursday, December 20, 2012

2012 Holiday Party

Shah Kawasaki Architect’s annual holiday party is celebrated with cheer as we gather to celebrate another successful year.   This year is met with both joy and a heavy heart as we toast Harish and Jyoti Shah as they enter their retirement.  Harish and Jyoti’s individual commitments to architecture have spanned over 40 years and touched renowned projects across the nation and overseas.  We appreciate Harish and Jyoti for the invaluable ...Read More
Tuesday, August 21, 2012

USDA Forest Service and SKA set to celebrate the Bristlecone Visitor Center Grand Opening

Our team is excited to attend the grand opening celebration of the new Bristlecone Visitor Center set to open September 1st. The 2,100 square foot center at Schulman Grove will act as a centralized point of interpretation for the Ancient Bristlecone Forest. SKA worked with users to program the interpretative mission of the center into the design. The state-of-the-art facility is entirely solar powered and includes a small theatre, exhibit areas, ...Read More
Friday, August 17, 2012

Revitalizing Downtown Tracy

The City of Tracy has committed to the revitalization of its downtown, focused on adding to the City’s already-completed streetscape, City Hall and Grand Theatre Center for the Arts. Shah Kawasaki Architects was recently selected to provide pre-design services to the City’s next downtown project, a restaurant.
Sunday, July 15, 2012

SKA Awarded Berkeley Lab Master Task Agreement

Shah Kawasaki Architects has been selected to hold a three year Master Task Agreement for multi-discipline architect-engineering design services for the Regents of the University of California, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab). Berkeley Lab is a member of the national laboratory system supported by the US Department of Energy. SKA is excited to support our east bay neighbors– a team of world renowned scientists and ...Read More
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

City of Oakland Selects SKA for the Golden Gate Recreation Center

Shah Kawasaki Architects was selected by the City of Oakland to provide design development / construction administration for the Golden Gate Recreation Center. This renovation and addition project will enhance the existing center by providing a new gymnasium, new stage/ activity room, relocation of a new computer room, new kitchen, a new teen lounge, a new art gallery / community living room, and relocating office space.
Wednesday, May 09, 2012

SKA, Excited to serve the City of Alameda

On-Call contracts allow us to stay in touch with our current clients, while getting to know newer ones. A charter city with a population of over 75,000, the City of Alameda has buildings in need of remodeling or to be newly constructed. Shah Kawasaki Architects is excited to, once again, have been selected to provide On-Call Architectural services and is pleased to be serving a neighbor in our East Bay community throughout the next few years.
Monday, March 19, 2012

SKA’s Oakland Fire Station No. 18 featured among the top 12 designer fire stations

Shah Kawasaki Architect’s Oakland Fire Station No. 18 was featured amongst the world’s top 12 designer fire stations in WebUrbanist’s ‘Flame Fame: 12 Red Hot Designer Fire Stations’ WebUrbanist in as online independent online publishing group that aims to educate and fascinate, providing unique original content. The group covers the collective life of our times through the lens of creative visual culture in the ...Read More