Batter up! Even in foggy San Francisco, softball is one of the highlights of the summer. For several years, William Duff Architects has proudly sponsored a team in the San Francisco Architects/Engineers/Contractors Softball League (SFAECSL). This year, WDA’s team is led by steadfast captain Michelle Liu, and bolstered by the… Read more

We’re delighted to reflect on our long history with our June social media partner, the Good Food Guys. Entrepreneurs Andrew Swallow and David Silverglide’s venture, Good Food Guys, is on the verge of opening its 10th restaurant. With locations in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and upcoming in San Jose, they’re… Read more

For several years, WDA has hired talented summer externs who are interested in pursuing architectural careers. This week, we are pleased to welcome back Desi Petkova, who has just finished her sophomore year at Columbia University. She recently declared a double major in Architecture and Spanish. We’re looking forward to… Read more

Michelle Liu is a big picture thinker who combines curiosity and creativity in service of her community. She believes she was always meant to be an architect. Her early memories include constructing stained glass windows with black glue and colorful paints. Michelle’s childhood also inspired her imagination and interest in… Read more

Petchitecture is the annual gala fundraiser for PAWS (Pets are Wonderful Support), a non-profit organization that provides programs and services to help keep people and pets together. The PAWS mission is to ensure that illness or age never separates people from the unconditional love of their pets. For the past… Read more

Tonight we are proud to announce Nancy Kralik, the second speaker in the William Duff Architects Guest Speakers Series in the Department of Construction Management at Colorado State University. Our Principal and Founder, William Duff, received his Masters of Science in Construction Management from Colorado State University, and proudly supports… Read more

We are proud to announce Barbara Wagner, the first speaker tonight at the William Duff Architects Guest Speakers Series in the Department of Construction Management at Colorado State University. Our Principal and Founder, William Duff, received his Masters of Science in Construction Management from Colorado State University, and proudly supports… Read more

Every month, we will introduce a member of our team. First up is Associate Principal Deborah Sylva, who leads our retail and commercial practices. If there’s one word to describe Deb, it’s “driven.” She’s constantly seeking change and improvement, both personally and professionally. In her view, each new project in… Read more

Grigsby Lindenbaum is an art consulting firm that launched on January 1, 2014. Although the firm is brand new, it combines the talents of two veteran art professionals with over 30 years of experience between them–Laura Grigsby and Lisa Lindenbaum. WDA has been lucky to have known Laura over the… Read more

We’re proud to present an interview series that highlights talented Bay Area contractors, designers, and architecture and arts professionals. We couldn’t have asked for a better inaugural interviewee than Jeff King, General Contractor and founder of Jeff King & Company, whose craftsmanship and philosophy we’ve long admired. Always working from a… Read more

Today, that hashtag has special meaning for William Duff Architects, Inc. It was 15 years ago that I first opened WDA’s doors for business. It’s been a crazy ride so far, filled with ups and downs, but ultimately a blast. We’ve created great projects, worked with wonderful people, and built… Read more

Petchitecture is the annual gala fundraiser for PAWS (Pets are Wonderful Support), a non-profit organization that provides programs and services to help keep people and pets together. The PAWS mission is to ensure that illness or age never separate people from the unconditional love of their pets. WDA supports this… Read more