Other stories by Shelley Hutchins

  • Code-Approved Wood Stove

  • Glass-Based Surfacing Suitable Over Walls, Floors

  • Hypoallergenic Shag Rugs

  • Recycled Leather Yields Tiles

  • Durable Bamboo Flooring

  • finding emo

    Using a CMYK ink-jet printing process, a Spanish tile manufacturer can produce a full-bleed transfer of photo-quality images on porcelain tile, allowing homeowners to transform their walls or floors into their favorite photograph or drawing.

  • fractal simile

    John Holmes, AIA, and Mack Selberg, AIA, have been talking for years about designing a building based upon fractal geometry. So, when some forward-thinking developers approached Holmes to do a multifamily high-rise in Portland, Ore.'s Pearl District, he called upon his old friend for help.

  • texas chill

    Arthur Andersson, AIA, looked to Southwestern cliff dwellings when designing Block 21 in Austin, Texas. The mixed-use project contains the television studios and performance venue for “Austin City Limits,” office and retail space topped by a W hotel, and private residences.

  • Recycled Glass Surfacing Changes Color

  • private time

    Pardo continues his quest for both privacy and openness in the master suite upstairs.