Joe Adams, Project Architect

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What would surprise people most about you?

In asking around the office, apparently it’s:

“His ability to misspell words is baffling.” 

Spelling is my only flaw…


Where would you most like to travel and why?

Into space. I assume the trip would be the best roller coaster ride ever, and you get to see Earth from a vantage point that few ever have.


What is the best advice you have ever received?

Best advice I've received and used: Travel abroad.

Best advice I've received and ignored: Don't become an architect.


What is the last song/album you downloaded?

Coldplay - A Sky Full of Stars (Hardwell Remix)


A Look Back on Data Centers


O’Hare Global Terminal and Concourse Design Competition – Studio ORD


Scatter Brained?


Dining Al Desko?


Feeling Trapped?


Need a Bright Idea?


Stuffy Office?


Is Your Office Making You Sick?


Future of Transit: Corgan’s Concept for a High-Speed Rail Station


Los Angeles Interior Design: Insights from Sean Kim