Design Stream

Hunters View Housing Blocks 5 & 6

Paulett Taggart Architects.
external linkhttp://archdaily.com/870040/hunters…

Kistler Vineyards Barn by Architectural Resources Group

A small winemaking facility and a second tasting room.
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The Wooden Lantern

For Hillman Hall’s intricate ceiling design, the lighting gets hyper-detailed.
external linkhttp://archlighting.com/projects/th…

New 100-percent-affordable apartment complex takes root on remediated land in San Francisco

The Pacific Pointe development, designed by David Baker Architects (DBA) with Interstice Architects as associate and landscape architects, is the first 100-percent-affordable housing development in the new Hunters View area of San Francisco.
external linkhttps://archpaper.com/2017/05/pacif…

The Complicated Architecture of Albert Speer, Jr.

A controversy surrounding Albert Speer, Jr.,’s designs for the 2022 World Cup, in Qatar, has invited the one thing he has worked his entire career to avoid: comparisons to his father, who was Hitler’s favorite architect.
external linkhttp://newyorker.com/culture/cultur…

Kistler Vineyards

ARG revamps a historic farmhouse in Sonoma County, California.
external linkhttp://nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hd/2017…

Berlin/Los Angeles: Space for Music

April 25–July 30, 2017
external linkhttp://getty.edu/research/exhibitio…

Stapleton Library

Designed by Andrew Berman Architects
external linkhttp://archdaily.com/870214/staplet…

Growing Up in a Concrete Masterpiece

Habitat, the experimental housing pavilion for Expo 67.
external linkhttps://nytimes.com/2017/05/01/styl…

For the late L.A. architect Paul R. Williams, national honor overlaps with a bleak anniversary

The first African American architect to win the award.
external linkhttp://latimes.com/entertainment/ar…

A Hilarious Interview With the Illustrator Who Did All of Those Awesome Trump Covers for the New Yorker

Illustrator Barry Blitt on how Trump is “an instruction manual for how to caricature”
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How Palm Springs, long a design hot spot, leveled up

With Modernism Week, Coachella—and now Desert X—Palm Springs has become an international destination.
external linkhttp://curbed.com/2017/4/28/1547371…

Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects: The Marriage of Poetry and Pragmatism

Creating and sustaining an architecture practice based on sustainability, social equity, aesthetics, and functionality.
external linkhttp://news.theregistrysf.com/leddy…

2017 AIA Architecture Firm Award Winners

An Interview with Bill Leddy, Marsha Maytum, and Richard Stacy of LMS Architects.
external linkhttp://archnewsnow.com/features/Fea…

Citroën X Le Coq Sportif transform classic vans into tricolored mobile bicycle workshops

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the type H van, citroën have come together with le coq sportif to create two mobile bicycle workshops that will tour cycling events throughout the year.
external linkhttp://designboom.com/technology/ci…

California’s Marrakesh: A Country Club That’s Chic Again

Should have bought one.
external linkhttps://nytimes.com/2017/04/26/fash…

Breakfast with Billie

Alyosha V has a nice conversation with Billie Tsien.
external linkhttps://tefarch.wordpress.com/2017/…

The old mall is dead and Florida’s largest retail developments are showing what comes next

Malls, as a typology, are going through major change.
external linkhttps://archpaper.com/2017/04/flori…

Restoring the Light to the Work of Louis Kahn

A new biography on Kahn.
external linkhttps://nytimes.com/2017/04/21/book…

A Portrait of I. M. Pei at (Nearly) 100

I.M. Pei is (nearly) 100!
external linkhttp://nymag.com/daily/intelligence…