INSPIRED: Churches of Seattle is a 160 page premium quality coffee-table book showcasing the architecture, history and features of several churches in the greater Seattle area.


Date of Release: August 1st, 2013


Author: Rick Grant’s work as a freelance writer includes dozens of articles for religious magazines such as Christianity Today, The Christian Herald, and The Wittenburg Door. He is currently finishing his master’s in pastoral counseling at Seattle University and received a B.A. in history from the University of Washington. Rick and his wife, Hattie, attend Bethany Presbyterian Church on Queen Anne, and he is a board member of the Chief Seattle Club.


Photographer: Lara Swimmer graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in film and media theory from the Annenberg School. She lived in Paris and worked as a studio assistant at Elle before becoming interested in architecture in post-reunification Berlin.

Inspired is Lara’s fifth collaboration with Documentary Media, which includes Design for Music (1998) and Process: Seattle Central Library (2004). Swimmer has been published in Metropolis, Architect, Architectural Record, Wallpaper*, the New York Times, Residential Architect, and Northwest Home. She has been included in exhibits nationally and internationally.


Publisher: Documentary Media, Seattle, Washington


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Cost: $34.95

ISBN 978-1-933245-31-7


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