Collection by Allie Weiss

Modern Ways to Use Brick


Typically considered a traditional building material, brick can be used in modern settings as a way to bridge the gap between old and new.

The wall surrounding Ravi and Esha Chowdhary’s backyard in Bangalore, India, includes bricks made from soil that was...
Chicago architect Brad Lynch demolished the 1940s bungalow he’d been sharing with his family for nearly two decades,...
Architect David Hill, his wife, Elizabeth, and their three children (from left: Wade, eight, Luke, six, and Breyton,...
Among the couple’s cost-saving measures was outfitting the kitchen with their own custom cabinetry.
“I wanted to do a house that belonged on the site,” she says.
Wenes chose to keep the original brick floors to tie the older building to its past.
Hy-Fi, The Living's installation for MoMA PS1, "temporarily diverts the natural carbon cycle to produce a building that...

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