MARK WARD

Architect

Accreditations

  • Licensed Architect   Washington State #11746
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards   (NCARB) #109711

Education

  • Master of Architecture   University of Washington, 2005, thesis prize recipient
  • Bachelor of Interior Architecture   Kansas State University, 2000

Academic Instruction

  • Design Studio Critic   University of Washington
  • Instructor and Design Studio Critic   Bellevue College
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant   University of Washington
  • Design Studio Critic   California College of Arts & Crafts
  • Experiential Education Program Leader   American Youth Foundation, 1992-2001

Honors and Distinctions

  • AGC Tenant Improvement under $5M Award   Westland Distillery, with Urbanadd 2014
  • INAWARD – Hospitality 1st Place   Westland Distillery, with Urbanadd 2013
  • Walla Walla Market Station Design Competition   Finalist,  2007
  • Medal for Exceptional Achievement   University of WA, College of Architecture, 2005
  • Jones and Jones Endowed Fellowship   2004
  • IWF Design Emphasis Furniture Competition   Second Place 2000
  • KCADDR Regional Design Competition   First Place, 2000

current & recent projects

@Upward Architecture & Interiors

  • Quality Press   Seattle, WA
  • Tiger Mountain Outpost   Issaquah, WA
  • Federal Way Daycare   Federal Way, WA
  • James Bay Distillery   Everett, WA
  • Pine Ridge Winery   Napa Valley, CA
  • Aquilini Winery   Benton County, WA
  • Abbott Construction   Seattle, WA
  • Zirkle Fruit   Selah, WA
  • Graybar Electric   Seattle WA
  • Double Canyon Winery   Richland, WA
  • Bay Vista Condominium Renovations   Seattle, WA
  • Mercer Island Residence   Mercer Island, WA
  • Continental Place Condominium Renovation   Seattle, WA

 

past projects

@Urbanadd Architecture + Design

co-founder and principal 2008-2015

  • Estates Tasting Room   Seattle WA (with Best Practice Architecture)
  • Scratch Distillery   Edmonds, WA
  • Westland Distillery   Seattle, WA
  • Bookwalter Winery   Richland, WA
  • Pro Sales Stainless Steel   Puyallup WA and Jerome, ID
  • AAA Cruise and Travel   Throughout Washington State (with 5ive Creative)
  • Historic Olympia Brewery Redevelopment & Deschutes River Bridge   Olympia, WA
  • Ward&Co. Men’s Grooming   Seattle, WA
  • Vaupell Industrial Plastics   Seattle, WA
  • City National Bank   Lawton, OK
  • Hospice of Southwest Oklahoma   Lawton, OK
  • Retina Institute of Washington   Renton, WA
  • Kardokus Residence   Seattle, WA
  • Silver Fir Ski Lodge   Summit at Snoqualmie Pass, WA
  • Yakima Millsite Redevelopment   Yakima, WA (with Dan Stetler and Ray Johnston)
  • Plymouth Housing Group   Multiple Projects, Seattle, WA
  • TEN20 Black Box Theater   Bellevue, WA
  • BECU Neighborhood Financial Centers   Throughout Washington State (with 5ive Creative)
  • Advantage Manufacturing Technologies   Monroe, WA
  • Swedish Medical Tenant Improvements   Seattle, WA

 

@SkB Architects

designer, 2005-2008

  • Cobb Building Penthouse Residence   Seattle, WA
  • Colonial Grand Historic Renovation   Seattle, WA
  • Fenwick & West Attorney Workplace   Seattle, WA
  • ISILON Systems Workplace   Seattle WA
  • Children’s Home Society   Seattle, WA
  • Inn at the Village   Woodinville, WA
  • Bear Mountain Ranch   Chelan, WA
  • Sagecliffe Resort at Cave B   Quincy, WA
  • IDEON NeoCon Showroom   Chicago, IL
  • Watson Furniture NeoCon Showroom   Chicago, IL

 

@YGH Architects

designer, 2001-2003

  • Schwabe Williamson and Wyatt Attorney Workplace   Portland, OR
  • Perkins & Company Attorneys Workplace   Portland, OR
  • Portland Community College   Expansion and Renovations   Portland, OR
  • Western Culinary Institute   Portland, OR

 

@Gensler

designer 2000-2001 & 2003-2004

  • Bank of Amercia   Pacific Northwest roll-out
  • Apple Computer Retail   prototype design & nationwide roll-out program
  • Volkswagen Retail   nationwide roll-out program
  • Seattle Monorail   Madison Street Station, Seattle, WA