Michelle Kaufmann Book Reading
These days, it's a common saying that recessions breed creativity.
The Latest from Michelle Kaufmann
Michelle Kaufmann's new mkHearth is a semi-prefab house that evokes old-timey barns and vacation-destination chalets.
By the Book
This modern log cabin from architecture students at Auburn University was designed to be completed for $20,000—an admirable...
This Otherworldly Bookstore in China Provides a Mesmerizing Atmosphere For Reading
This bookshop in Hangzhou, China, features an interior that provides a variety of unique and immersive environments for reading...
Live the Airstream Life Vicariously With a New Book That Celebrates the Timeless Trailers
With its distinctive silver, bullet-shaped profile, the Airstream has been an integral part of the American recreational...
By the Book
Architect Deborah Berke has maintained a ledger full of ephemera that details memories of every dinner party she’s hosted for...
A Quintessential Midcentury Home Goes LEED Platinum
Architect Michelle Kaufmann transforms a 1965 home into a paragon of sustainability.
A New Book Examines the Art of Breathing Life Into Forgotten Architecture
"We often hear that we live in a time that has no respect for the past: that ours is an era that disregards the architectural...
Beach Reading
Looking for a little light literature to while away the hours? We suggest a quartet of (fictional) titles for the design minded.
Dive Into a Visually Stunning Book That Celebrates Modernist Architecture and its Evolution
Covering a wide range of iconic homes from Le Corbusier's Villa Savoye to Shigeru Ban’s Curtain Wall House, Phaidon's recently...
Traveling With Michelle
I love to travel here are some of my favorite things to take with me on the...
Green Reading
Renderings of a new storage facility for the British Library have been released.
Kaufmann's Unbreakable Glasses
I was recently down in Los Angeles to moderate a panel on the Swiss Design Awards at the A+D Museum.
A New Book Celebrates Modernism With Futuristic Homes and Visionary Masterpieces
Part history book, part design bible, Inside Utopia captures the midcentury modernist psyche and beyond.
Winter Reading List
Winter is the perfect time to cozy up, hunker down and reflect.
Book Preview: First Look at Zaha Hadid Architects: Redefining Architecture & Design
From Images Publishing Group comes the new book, Zaha Hadid Architects: Redefining Architecture & Design, the first posthumous...
6 Illuminating Reading Lamps
If your manuscript is far from being illuminated, it’s time to drop the task at hand and find a new lamp to read by.
Reading Ada Louise Huxtable
I picked up this copy of Kicked a Building Lately? by the onetime New York Times architecture critic Ada Louise Huxtable while on...