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Architect Arata Isozaki wins 2019 Pritzker Prize

Last week, the Japanese architect Arata Isozaki, best known in California as the designer of Los Angeles’ Museum of Contemporary Art,…

  • March 14, 2019

Vermicular’s Musui-Kamado: A cast iron pot plus induction burner

Leave it to the Japanese to take the Instant Pot and kick it up a notch. Vermicular, Japan’s fastest growing cookware…

  • March 13, 2019

Blitz Designs Parachute’s First San Francisco Location

Modern bedding and bath essentials giant, Parachute, the fan favorite that started as an online-only retailer, has finally set up shop…

  • March 12, 2019

Designer Crush: Meg Joannides

As the principal of MLK Studio, Meg Joannides integrates global influences into a uniquely modern, elegant aesthetic for a wide array…

  • March 12, 2019

Out on the Town: SoCal Neo Classicists 2019 Kick-Off

The Southern California Neo Classicists, a committee of the Institute for Classical Art and Architecture, is dedicated to connecting emerging professionals…

  • March 9, 2019

Tech Talk: Discover Wescover

Successful hospitality experiences aren’t just driven by superb customer service. These days it’s the architecture and design details that transport one…

  • March 8, 2019

Designer Crush: Stefani Stein

How did you get your start in design? I loved interior design from a young age and would design floor plans…

  • March 3, 2019

The Agenda: Anna Fidler + Cathy Lu, The Marin Arts and Crafts Show, A Week of Women in Food

Gallery Cathy Lu and Anna Fidler are known for utilizing bright colors, topographic energy portraits sculpted from layers of paper, and misshapen…

  • February 27, 2019

Embracing Hawaiian Tradition On Kauai

When a West Coast-based, globe-trotting couple with multigenerational roots in Hawaii sought to create a retreat on the island of Kauai,…

  • February 26, 2019

On Trend at KBIS 2019

The Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, North America’s largest trade show dedicated to all aspects of kitchen and bath design, reconvened…

  • February 26, 2019

Opening Tonight: Women in Windows

Making a big debut tonight is Women in Windows, a multi-part video installation placed throughout the windows and storefronts of Chinatown’s historic Chung King…

  • February 26, 2019

Designer Crush: Kate Lester

1. How did you get your start in design?I was working in corporate America after college with a great job and a…

  • February 24, 2019