Lyon Building

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The Lyon building, under the ownership of King County Metro, had been used as class C office space. The building was purchased in a competitive process from Metro by AIDS Housing of Washington (AHW). In changing the use of the building from commercial to housing, the offices were renovated and redeveloped into a 65-unit independent … Read More

King Street Station Renovation

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This unique historic building was constructed in 1906 and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The project involved renovating King Street Station into a mixed-use building; Amtrak’s passenger rail station is housed on the first floor, while commercial office space is located on the second and third floors. The completed station functions … Read More

5th Avenue Theatre Renovation

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barrientos RYAN was hired to assist the 5th Avenue Theatre in developing a master plan for future renovations to this wonderful, historic theater space. There were seismic upgrades required in the building, along with expansion plans for the lobby, concessions, dressing rooms, stage and backstage areas. In addition, it was time for replacement of the … Read More

Mann Building

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Renovation of the historic Mann Building into a mixed-use project was started in November 1999. The Wild Ginger restaurant moved from its location on Western Avenue into the first two floors, with commercial and restaurant offices on the third floor. On the rooftop, a fully functional, working greenhouse was installed to provide exotic herbs and … Read More

African American Museum at Colman School

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barrientos RYAN was hired to provide feasibility analyses and a development plan for the renovation of this historic building, situated on a bluff next to Interstate 90 in Seattle’s Central District. The building had been abandoned for 25 years and barrientos RYAN worked with the Urban League to purchase the building from the Seattle School … Read More

Performing Arts Center Eastside

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barrientos RYAN was hired to develop a feasibility analysis for the development of a new performing arts center in downtown Bellevue to serve the Eastside community. barrientos RYAN served as the Project Manager for this development project and coordinated the design, renovation and construction of this stunning new performing arts space. The design for PACE boldly … Read More