Laurel Wilson, Arcstudio's principal, has 20 years of experience designing projects that intersect at a variety of scales. She is a visual thinker who designs for the environment and our experience within it. Ms Wilson is a Green Building Council certified LEED AP and is licensed by the State of New York to practice architecture.
Prior to establishing Arcstudio, Ms Wilson worked with design firms in New York and Seattle as both creative consultant and project architect and/or manager. She also taught architectural design and drawing at the New Jersey Institute of Technology for several years. Ms. Wilson was graduated by the University of Washington with a Bachelors of Fine Arts, and received her Masters of Architecture from Yale University.
For a number of years, Ms Wilson practiced with architect Patricia Bittner AIA of OPA Design, a certified WBE firm (Women's Business Enterprise) in Washington State specializing in sustainable architecture, now BiLT. Bittner (BiLT) and Wilson (Arcstudio) combine expertise so that each brings unique and specific qualifications to every project. We are a skillful, experienced, and efficient team. We welcome your inquiry.
Ms Wilson is committed to public service. She contributes to her community and to those who are underserved by the design professions by providing leadership services to non-profit, community and educational organizations in the Northwest. She has curated a number of arts and architecture programs and is a founding director of Space.City, Seattle's Forum for Art and Architecture. She volunteers as an educator to bring extracurricular math and design programs into public schools, coordinates a Math Olympiad program, and leads a TEDx (Technology Entertainment and Design) program for youth.
Previous community service includes membership on the directorial board of Seattle's Allied Arts, Bainbridge Art and Humanities Council and Bainbridge Public Arts Council.
Laurel Wilson, Architect, LEED AP
9478 Olympus Beach Road
Bainbridge Island WA 98110
laurel (at) arcstudio.com