michael k. wilkinson, photographs of architecture &

interiors

day-to-day peeks and glances, courtesy of Instagram
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Perks of the job. Lunch break on the back deck. David (r.), architect/client. Dennis (l.), an amazing gardener and cook. Good friends. They make a long day of work highly enjoyable.Very long day at an architect's own house. Several years of steady improvements, including a new look for the master bedroom just four days ago!I love photographing the home of an architect.Led a neighborhood walking tour this morning in #Petworth with a group of new staff members at #elhaynes public charter school. #elhalleysRowhouses growing like weeds in Petworth. #elhaynes #elhalleysLed a neighborhood walking tour this morning in #Petworth with a group of new staff members at #elhaynes public charter school. #elhalleysA longtime favorite alley structure, a shed with a hundred years of crackled, peeling white paint, is getting scraped and sanded. RIP old paint. From this morning's walking tour in #Petworth with a group of new staff members at #elhaynes public charter school. #elhalleysFrom my neighborhood walking tour this morning in #Petworth with a group of new staff members at #elhaynes public charter school. #elhalleysFrom my neighborhood walking tour this morning in #Petworth with a group of new staff members at #elhaynes public charter school. #elhalleysBack to nature. On this morning's neighborhood walking tour in #Petworth with a group of new staff members at #elhaynes public charter school. #elhalleysLed a neighborhood walking tour this morning in #Petworth with a group of new staff members at #elhaynes public charter school. Mostly alleys, but some regular sidewalks too. #elhalleysLookie. Fancy new Amex card came in the mail today. With, whaddatheycallit - wait, let me fish the marketing spiel out of the recycle bin - Sun, low in the sky, casts a glow on flower stems.Long day in Arlington today. Nothing left to do except to wait for dusk. And pack the car and reassemble the homeowner's house.Long day in Arlington today.Looking forward to leading an IG tour on Monday of #Petworth #alleys as an orientation activity for a small group of new teachers and staff members at #ELHaynes Public Charter School. #ELHalleysLooking forward to leading an IG tour on Monday of #Petworth #alleys as an orientation activity for a small group of new teachers and staff members at #ELHaynes Public Charter School. #ELHalleysLooking forward to leading an IG tour on Monday of #Petworth #alleys as an orientation activity for a small group of new teachers and staff members at #ELHaynes Public Charter School. #ELHalleysLooking forward to leading an IG tour on Monday of #Petworth #alleys as an orientation activity for a small group of new teachers and staff members at #ELHaynes Public Charter School. #ELHalleysLooking forward to leading an IG tour on Monday of #Petworth #alleys as an orientation activity for a small group of new teachers and staff members at #ELHaynes Public Charter School. #ELHalleysThat magic 20 minutes before the light just disappears.Natalie Merchant is a wonderful (and witty) performer with an exceptionally good band.No caption. Too distracted.11th & U. A little wine before a Natalie Merchant show.Unexpected news while tending to the boxwoods out front. My newspaper delivery guy almost always has great aim.Ladies cross their legs.Dat doggy got a bumpy nose.Is there such a thing as a triple or quadruple lily? Is it special? A freak of nature? Or common as a dollar bill?Double rainbow over Lake Arkansas Bar & Grille this evening. Glorious.We have cone of shame. Not using it the way you'd expect though. Sometimes with a 4LB dog, you just have to improvise.Nini, in the good old days when she could stand up and walk without wobbling or falling down (also known as yesterday). As seen with her big sister Sydney.A very drunk Nini, just home from summer veterinary camp.more

 

 

Michael K. Wilkinson is an architectural photographer based in Washington DC. Instagram is his creative outlet, and he uses it on a daily basis, sometimes hourly. We've plugged his Instagram feed into the space above this paragraph in the hopes of keeping the homepage fresh on a daily (sometimes hourly) basis. Please forgive any non-architectural, uninteresting or otherwise generally nonprofessional photographs in the Instagram feed. In particular, please forgive all the dog photos. Thank you.

 

If you're a serious person who just wants to get to business, click on recently (below) to browse recent architectural assignments. If you must.

 

Click on other links at your own risk; may contain non-architectural, uninteresting or otherwise generally nonprofessional content.

 

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Yes, that was a photography pun. Sort of. Sorry. Carry on.

 

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