Part of a collection containing approximately 1100 student drawings from the University of Washington Department of Architecture from its inception in 1914 until 1961 when the Department of Architecture had completely phased out all elements of the Beaux Arts system and became the College of Architecture and Urban Planning.
Senior sketch problem completed circa 1933-1934. Rendering of an aquatic performance facility on a hill overlooking a lake with boating activities.
Carl Gustav Forssen received his B.Arch from the University of Washington in 1934. Following graduation, he worked for Smith, Carroll & Johanson; Naramore, Bain, Brady & Johanson; John Graham & Company; and as construction administrator for Richardson & Associates. Forssen's most notable works include the design and construction of University Hospital, Southcenter Shopping Center, and the Seattle-Tacoma Airport expansion.
Photographed with a Canon Digital Rebel XTi in RGB Color. Saved in TIFF format and resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop and imported as JPEG2000 using ContentDM's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2012