Friday, December 17, 2010

DSA Heads to Maui


A DSA team recently returned from a 3-day survey of Kahului International Airport in Maui.  The team consisted of Dean Sakamoto, Ken Kajiwara, Lance Hirai, and Chris Mackey.

The team was happy to be in the warm weather and eating delicious food.


Tuesday, September 28, 2010

New Website!

Dean Sakamoto Architects is proud to announce the publishing of its New Website!


The site features a new Projects Page and an easy system for navigating DSA's portfolio.
Check it out!

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

DSA Receives AIA Honolulu's Design Award of Excellence for its Botanical Research Center

Today, we have a very exciting development to report: as of July 29th, 2010, DSA is the proud winner of the AIA Honolulu's Design Award of Excellence for its design of the Juliet Rice Wichman Botanical Research Center at the National Tropical Botanical Garden of Kalaheo.


The news was published on AIA Honolulu's Official Website as well as in the August 2010 issue of Hawaii Business and the Honolulu magazine.

Juror's Comment:
"This timeless and memorable building responds beautifully to the site.  With its spare and elegant branchlike cloumns, the structure and architectural enclosure are wonderfully scaled."

View the gallery of DSA's official website to see more images.

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Las Vegas Exhibition Featured in the New York Times

Organized by DSA, the exhibition "What We Learned: The Yale Las Vegas Studio and the Work of Venturi Scott Brown and Associates" has been featured in the New York Times.