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Male, US, born 1930-06-26

Associated with the firms network

Naramore, Bain, Brady, and Johanson, (NBBJ); Overturf, Harrison, Architect; Wyatt Stapper Architects


Professional History

Résumé

First Lieutenant, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1953-1995.

Draftsman, Naramore, Bain, Brady, and Johanson (NBBJ), Architects, Seattle, WA, 1953-1956.

Designer, Harrison Overturf, Architect, Seattle, WA, 1956-c. 1959.

Partner, Naramore, Bain, Brady and Johanson (NBBJ). In 2005, William Bain, Jr.'s title was Consulting Design Partner.

Professional Activities

Bain, Jr., joined the Seattle Chapter, American Institute of Architects (AIA) in 1953.

Treasurer, Seattle, Chapter, AIA, 1962-1963.

Member, Board of Directors, Seattle, Chapter, AIA, 1966-1967.

First Vice-President/President-Elect, Seattle, Chapter, AIA, 1968.

Member, Board of Directors, Washington State Council of Architects, 1968.

Commissioner, Member, Board of Directors, Washington State Council of Architects, 1969.

President, Seattle Chapter, AIA, 1969.

In 1970, Bain reported being NCARB-certified.

President, AIA Washington Council, 1974.

Chairman of the Board, Downtown Seattle Association, 1991-92.

Co-Chair of the 1994 Commission that oversaw the year-long observation of the 100th Anniversary of the AIA in Seattle and Washington.

Member, Royal Institute of British Architects; Member, Japan Institute of Architects;

Professional Awards

Fellow, American Institute of Architects (FAIA), 1976.

Recipient, Seattle Medal by the Seattle Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), 1997.

Education

College

B.Arch., Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1953.

College Awards

First Prize Winner, York Prize, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1949.

Awarded Charles Goodwin Sands Medal for Design, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1953.

Personal

Daughter: Leslie (born c. 1955);


PCAD id: 1497


NameDateCityState
1000 2nd Avenue Office Building, Downtown, Seattle, WA1987SeattleCA
1918 8th Avenue Office Building, Denny Regrade, Seattle, WA2007-2009SeattleWA
1st Presbyterian Church #4, Seattle, WA1969SeattleWA
2 Union Square Office Building, Seattle, WA1989SeattleWA
Alley 24 Mixed-Use Complex, 223 Yale Avenue Office Building, Cascade, Seattle, WASeattleWA
Bain, William J., Jr., House, Bellevue, WABellevueWA
Battelle Memorial Institute, Master Plan, Richland, WARichlandWA
Battelle Memorial Institute, Master Plan, Seattle, WA1967SeattleWA
Battelle Memorial Institute, Northwest Technical Center, Phase 1, Richland, WARichlandWA
Battelle Memorial Institute, Northwest Technical Center, Phase 2, Richland, WARichlandWA
Battelle Memorial Institute, Residential Center, Seattle, WASeattleWA
Children's Orthopedic Hospital #2, Laurelhurst, Seattle, WA1951-1954SeattleWA
College Club #3, Seattle, WA1967SeattleWA
Community Hotel Corporation, Olympic Hotel #2, Downtown, Seattle, WA1923-1924SeattleWA
Condominiums, Port Ludlow, WAPort LudlowWA
Evergreen State College, Science Lab, Phase 1 and II, Olympia, WA1973OlympiaWA
Financial Center, Seattle, WASeattleWA
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Hambach Building #4, Seattle, WASeattleWA
Harborview Medical Center, North Wing Trauma Center Tower, Seattle, WASeattleWA
International Air Terminal, Agana, GuamAganaGuam
International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation, Office Building and Garage, Downtown, Seattle, WA1962-1964SeattleWA
King County, Central Blood Bank #1, Seattle, WA1945-1946SeattleWA
King County, Department of Stadium Administration, Domed Stadium, Pioneer Square, Seattle, WA 1972-1976SeattleWA
Meany, Edmond, Hotel, University District, Seattle, WA1929-1931SeattleWA
Metropolitan Laundry Company, Laundry Facility, Cascade Seattle, WA1917SeattleWA
Museum of History and Industry #1 (MOHAI), Montlake, Seattle, WA 1948-1950SeattleWA
Nordstrom, Elmer J., Medical Tower, Seattle, WASeattleWA
Northern Bank and Trust Building, Downtown, Seattle, WA1909SeattleWA
Northern Life Insurance Company, Office Building #3, Downtown, Seattle, WA1972SeattleWA
Ohio State University and Battelle Memorial Institute, Academy of Contemporary Problems, Columbus, OHColumbusOH
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Plymouth Congregational Church #4, Seattle, WA1967-1968SeattleWA
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Rainier Bank Tower, Downtown, Seattle, WA1972-1977SeattleWA
Safeco Insurance Company, Office Building #2, University District, Seattle, WA1973SeattleWA
Sail @ Marina Bay, Singapore, SingaporeSingapore
Seattle 1st National Bank, Incorporated, Headquarters Building #3, Downtown, Seattle, WA1966-1969SeattleWA
Seattle Center, Wright, Bagley, Theatre, Seattle, WA1982-1983SeattleWA
Seattle World's Fair, United States Science Pavilion, Seattle, WA1959-1962SeattleWA
Seattle World's Fair, Washington State Coliseum, Seattle, WA1960-1962SeattleWA
Snohomish County, Campus Redevelopment Initiative, Snohomish, WA
Sun Mountain Lodge, Methow Valley, WAWinthropWA
Telenor ASA, World Headquarters, Fornebu, Norway2003FornebuØstlandet
United States Government, Department of Justice, Federal Courts, Courthouse #2, Downtown, Seattle, WA2004SeattleWA
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United States Government, Postal Service (USPS), Main Post Office #2, Seattle, WA1958SeattleWA
University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Hearst Memorial Mining Building, Berkeley, CA1903-1907BerkeleyCA
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University of Washington, Everett, Campus Plan, Everett, WA2007EverettWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), Marine Sciences Building, Seattle, WA1982-1983SeattleWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), Physics / Astronomy Building, Seattle, WA1994SeattleWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), School of Medicine, Primate and Biological Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA1964SeattleWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), South Campus Parking Garage, Seattle, WASeattleWA
Waldo, William E., Hospital, Maple Leaf, Seattle, WA1924SeattleWA
Washington Mutual Bank, Tower #2, Downtown, Seattle, WA2004-2006SeattleWA
Washington State Major League Baseball Stadium Public Facilities District, Safeco Field, SoDo, Seattle, WA1997-1999SeattleWA
Washington State University (WSU), Fine Arts Center, Pullman, WA1973PullmanWA
Westin Hotels, Sea-Tac Airport Hotel Project, Sea-Tac, WA1995Sea-TacWA
Whitman College, Cordiner Hall, Walla Walla, WA1967Walla WallaWA
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