Emily Katz on How to Give a Bedroom Good Vibes
We’re inspired by everything artist Emily Katz gets her hands on. We’ve long been crazypants in love with her work at Modern...
Take Me Home
A “tree house” of clean lines, ample glass, and thoughtful ingenuity lets a Washington, DC–area family and a stream of weekend...
Slide into that booth or belly up the bar to learn what’s next for restaurant design.
Gregory Katz proves that three times is a charm with his trio of concrete homes, which challenge the status quo in this quiet...
What will the future hold for contractors and builders? We asked three industry leaders for their prognostications.
Yesterday's Kitchen of Tomorrow
Did you know that you can search the archives of Life Magazine via Google? Take a look at what we used to consider a modern...
Bike By Me
I cannot stop playing around on Bike By Me's website.
The City That Motivates Me
As 2017 approaches, I think about this (last) year.
Gifts that Give Back
This holiday season, consider treating your favorite people to gifts that come with a feel-good bonus.
Concrete Rug by Alex Chinneck
London based artist Alex Chinneck plays with opposing objects in the Concrete Rug for the Sculpture House.
Alex Garcia Exhibit
I met the artist Alex Garcia nearly a year ago (we were introduced by the architect Alejandro Sticotti, who like Garcia is a...
Alex Steffen on Cities
Writer, speaker, and planetary futurist, Alex Steffen is one of the most vital voices in sustainability today.
The Expat Art of Giving Up
Eventually, if you live in Japan long enough, you learn not to ask “why.” But until you learn, you keep asking, and every time...
Eco-Me Home Kit
When Robin Kay Levin’s then 36-year-old sister was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005—without any family history of the...
Color Me Mad!
Always a sucker for well designed architecture and products, I must admit I go a little mad when color has been introduced to the...
World’s Fair Pavilion: Restoring the Tent of Tomorrow
Matthew Silva’s documentary on New York's World's Fair Pavilion is focused on getting a forgotten modernist structure restored.
Northern Lights Optic × Alex Strohl
Northern Lights Optic collaborates with Madrid-born, French photographer Alex Strohl.
Spring is Coming! Time to Give Your Deck a Facelift
Come spring the deck becomes a go-to entertaining spot for many homeowners.
Forgo the Tent and Give a Tiny House a Test Drive
Giving users a taste of the tiny house movement, one startup offers compact cabins for short stays.
Eat Me, I'm Green
Michelle Kaufman, the Martha Stewart of sustainable architecture, has unveiled her annual gingerbread version of one of her...