Mixed Signals
Leave it to the French to have fun with something extraordinarily mundane.
Dos Lagos Mixed-use Development
2006 AIA Design Excellence Award Winner; 2007 APA Planning Project Award Winner
San Gabriel Mixed-Use - Mei Hua Center
810 E Valley, San Gabriel, CA
Paint it Black: One Couple's Journey to Minimalism
The prospect of retirement doesn’t just signal the end of a career; it offers the chance to recalibrate and…
Zero-Carbon Prefab Revitalizes an Old English Mine
A mixed-use development transforms a site where the stone that built Bath was unearthed.
Eye on Design: Charlotte Perriand
A limited-edition chaise longue and a photography exhibit signal a renewed interest in the French designer and Le…
Friday Finds 7.23.2010
As usual, we end the week with a mixed bag of Internetly delights, from crowd-sourced portraiture to eerie galleries of…
Rising Above It All
Set atop a 1908 warehouse in the Courtenay Precinct of Wellington, New Zealand, the three apartments by Architecture…
Rethinking Boston
How do you remake a city that's already been made? That's the question a group of students at the Boston Architectural…
The W Hollywood Residences
A transit-oriented mixed-use development in image-obsessed Hollywood? You bet your Botox. This Dwell on Design partner…
5 Questions With Elizabeth Felicella
To hear architectural photographer Elizabeth Felicella talk about the eight-year project that culminated in the Center…
Welcome to the Jungle
In Central America, Spanish colonial architecture prevails. But the creeping tide of modernism—represented here by the…
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their…
Step Up Your Mixology Game with Gold-Plated Barware
Whether you’re a fan of elaborate mixology or a simple mixed drink, consider elevating your bar accessories with an…
Campbells' Coup
Modernist furniture may signal worldly tastes, but its American origins lie in Michigan’s humble reaches. It’s here…
LiTraCon: Light-Transmitting Concrete
While researching innovative ways in which to use concrete, Hungarian architect Aron Losonczi’s light-transmitting…
Look Ma, No Burnt Hands
As a parent, I'm always on the lookout for innovative and stylish ways not to break my kid. Blanco's new Master Ilux…
David Chipperfield's Arthur Rosenblatt Memorial Lecture
On 10.17.16, a mixed crowd of nearly 300 architects, students and enthusiasts packed the Center for Architecture to…
Engraved House
As artist Christopher Griffin and aesthetician Oresta Korbutiak prepared to renovate their live-work space in Ottawa,…