The RBUFW Education Building is a multi-use space that combines classroom and community gathering space, a large demonstration kitchen as well as production and storage space for processing of produce harvested on site.

The RBUFW Education Building is a multi-use space that combines classroom and community gathering space, a large demonstration kitchen as well as production and storage space for processing of produce harvested on site.

 The building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture

The building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture

 The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees

The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees

 An elevated canopy create the primary function space in the void between the solid blocks. The translucent canopy forms is evocative of the prismatic forms of greenhouses and barns, but reimagined in a taut, refned and contemporary language.  

An elevated canopy create the primary function space in the void between the solid blocks. The translucent canopy forms is evocative of the prismatic forms of greenhouses and barns, but reimagined in a taut, refned and contemporary language.  

 Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.

Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.

 Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.

Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.

 The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees

The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees

 The RBUFW Classroom Building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture.

The RBUFW Classroom Building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture.

 CAST Architecture designed the structures at RBUFW in collaboration with The Berger Partnership, Landscape Architects.

CAST Architecture designed the structures at RBUFW in collaboration with The Berger Partnership, Landscape Architects.

 The RBUFW Education Building is a multi-use space that combines classroom and community gathering space, a large demonstration kitchen as well as production and storage space for processing of produce harvested on site.
 The building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture
 The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees
 An elevated canopy create the primary function space in the void between the solid blocks. The translucent canopy forms is evocative of the prismatic forms of greenhouses and barns, but reimagined in a taut, refned and contemporary language.  
 Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.
 Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.
 The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees
 The RBUFW Classroom Building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture.
 CAST Architecture designed the structures at RBUFW in collaboration with The Berger Partnership, Landscape Architects.

The RBUFW Education Building is a multi-use space that combines classroom and community gathering space, a large demonstration kitchen as well as production and storage space for processing of produce harvested on site.

The building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture

The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees

An elevated canopy create the primary function space in the void between the solid blocks. The translucent canopy forms is evocative of the prismatic forms of greenhouses and barns, but reimagined in a taut, refned and contemporary language.  

Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.

Making creative use of off-the-shelf and standard parts, such as nail-plate trusses and polycarbonate panelling, the Classroom Building is a flexible, elegant, and cost conscious structure that will serve many purposes.

The Education Building is conceptually simple: three closed “boxes” containing support functions are set into the hillside, slotted between groves of existing trees

The RBUFW Classroom Building is part of a larger project by the Seattle Tilth Alliance and the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department to transform a marshy, lakefront parcel into a regional center for the promotion and development of urban agriculture.

CAST Architecture designed the structures at RBUFW in collaboration with The Berger Partnership, Landscape Architects.

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