sb design is the work of Steve Bodner, an architecturally trained, sustainable design professional living in San Francisco, Ca. Steve provides design services to architectural and design professionals, businesses and individuals wanting to take their conceptual ideas and develop them into buildable solutions.

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Sep

27

evolution of a sketch

As an architect, I often work in sketchup for quick turnarounds and the ability to be able design on the fly. In this particular project- a client gave me a floor plan sketch of a potential project and a crude elevation with the lot size. I didn’t have much to work with but with a […]

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Mar

14

Creating a narrative

As part of this blog- Im going to try to explain my role as an architect and the projects I work on. I recently completed a design competition featuring a residential project I collaborated with at Jerry Kler Architects. It’s a good example of a finished project used as a marketing tool to try to […]

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Feb

24

On becoming a California architect- my story

In January of this year, I finally received my California architectural license. To say it was a long time coming¬†would be an understatement. 17 years since graduating from the University of Detroit Mercy school of architecture in 1998. It took me close to 5 years and 11 exams to complete¬†the 7 national ARE exams and […]

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