Hau Tree Lanai in Honolulu
I was in Honolulu, Hawaii, last week to talk at a green design conference, and in my two quick days there I was able to…
A Tree Grows in Amsterdam
A tiny Dutch juice shop by Standard Studio gives plant life serious real estate.
iT House, Joshua Tree
The iT House brings together raw industrial aesthetics with the tactics of green design to forge a new home in the…
The Modernist’s Tree
America’s first patented shade tree is as high design as a plant can be.
Honolulu, Hawaii
Today, if you tallied the world’s design capitals, you’d be forgiven for overlooking Honolulu. But when it came to…
The Modern Honolulu
In early April I was invited out to Honolulu to give a talk at the Hawaii Build and Buy Green Expo, an offer I could…
Photo Essay: Enchanting Tree Houses
Do you ever wish you could live like Tarzan - in seclusion, high above the ground, amongst trees and nature? Well, we…
Haus in Morissen by Hurst Song
Haus in Morissen is a minimal home located in Morissen, Switzerland, designed by Hurst Song.
The Tree of Ghent
Just as the famed Treaty of 1814 called for peace between the United Kingdom and the United States, the large beech…
The Puti Trees
The Puti Trees series of posters look like a cross between a modern subway map and children's book illustrations, so…
7 Breathtaking Tree Houses You Can Actually Rent on Airbnb
While tree houses are frequently available for residence within imaginary kingdoms, fantasy novels, and the landscape…
10 Surreal Tree Houses That Will Make Your Childhood Dreams Come True
Who says that grown-ups can’t have tree house goals?
Trees Not Trash
I moved into a new apartment over the summer that came already inhabited by a split-leaf philodendron. This being is…
The Family Tree
For this San Diego family, the phrase "putting down roots" has taken on a whole new meaning.
Tree's Company
Greening Los Angeles has long been Andy Lipkis’s dream. Greening his nonprofit’s Hollywood Hills campus is now a…
A Mighty Oak Tree Frames This Family Home in Austin
Matt Fajkus Architecture creates a grounded take on a tree house in Texas.
An Atypical Tree House
When a 40-year-old pine tree fell over at the rear of a Brentwood estate in Los Angeles a few years back, its owner, an…
Nobu Honolulu at Ward Village is Hawaii’s Most Sought-After New Restaurant
A new Nobu has opened its doors in Honolulu and is quickly becoming one of Hawaii’s most desirable new dining locales.…
A Tree Grows in the Dogpatch
Located in the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco, Treehouse Gallery is part of a movement of contemporary artistic…
A Picture of A Fake Holiday Tree
A holiday tree typically comes out of the earth, or on stands in cardboard boxes. Three designers, however, have taken…