Bob Borson and Andrew Hawkins

Life of an Architect

A gifted storyteller communicating the role and value of architecture to a new audience, host Bob Borson uses the experiences acquired over a 25-year career to inform his podcast. It responds to the public’s curiosity and common misunderstanding about what architects do and how it is relevant to people’s lives, engaging a wide demographic of people in a meaningful way without requiring an understanding of the jargon or knowledge of the history of the profession. With a creative mix of humor and practicality, Borson’s stories are informative, engaging, and approachable, using first-person narratives and anecdotes that have introduced transparency into what it really means to be a practicing architect.

A gifted storyteller communicating the role and value of architecture to a new audience, host Bob Borson uses the experiences acquired over a 25-year career to inform his podcast. It responds to the public’s curiosity and common misunderstanding about what architects do and how it is relevant to people’s lives, engaging a wide demographic of people in a meaningful way without requiring an understanding of the jargon or knowledge of the history of the profession. With a creative mix of humor and practicality, Borson’s stories are informative, engaging, and approachable, using first-person narratives and anecdotes that have introduced transparency into what it really means to be a practicing architect.

Episodes: 50

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050: Talking Shop with Marlon Blackwell

Duration: 56 min

049: Objects of Design

Duration: 1 hr 22 min

048: Big Design / Small Details

Duration: 1 hr 3 min

047: Apps for Architects

Duration: 1 hr 5 min

046: Working From Home

Duration: 1 hr 4 min

045: Documenting Architecture

Duration: 1 hr 23 min

044: Architectural Technology

Duration: 58 min

043: Inside the Firm

Duration: 58 min

042: Mentorship

Duration: 59 min

041: Talking Shop with Omar Gandhi

Duration: 58 min

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