Other stories by Karrie%20Jacobs

  • Karen Lantz's (Mostly) All-American House

    Karen Lantz wanted to design her house using only U.S.-manufactured products. Minus the solar panels (and a few other things), her project is a blueprint for local sourcing.

  • Julia Morgan Posthumously Awarded the AIA 2014 Gold Medal

    More than a half century after her death, Morgan becomes the first woman architect to win the honor. Karrie Jacobs reports on the historic announcement.

  • The Art of Business

    Jing Liu and Florian Idenburg founded their firm SO-IL to be streamlined and selective. As Karrie Jacobs discovers, it's a strategy that has the firm on the verge of landing big-budget projects.

  • Should Architects Design Prisons?

    Raphael Sperry wants to ban architects from designing death chambers and solitary confinement cells. Karrie Jacobs covers whether the architect's campaign can help create a more humane prison system.