More stories about Copper

  • Aldo Bernardi’s Artistic Outdoor Light Structures

    Venice, Italy-based Aldo Bernardi’s addedbrass- and copper-patina framed gazebos, floor lamps, sconces, and pendant lighting fixtures to its Shadows and Lights collection.

  • Games by Design

    The buildings that will host the London Olympics are notable not only for their responsible approach to high design, but also for how they will serve the city after the closing ceremonies

  • Product Pros and Cons: Asphalt Roofing vs. Metal

    Asphalt dominates, but which material is right for your homes?

  • torqued house, los altos hills, calif.

    The site for this northern California house begins in a meadow and continues up a wooded hill. To engage both of these aspects, architect Mark L. Donohue, AIA, divided the copper mesh-covered home into three stepped pavilions that torque to take in variou

  • stonehedge residence, austin, texas

    A recent renovation of this 1980s house only highlighted its remaining architectural flaws. For phase two, the owners envisioned a bolder entryway, a larger living room, and a better connection to the backyard pool.

  • loft23, cambridge, mass.

    Strung between two parks, the glass-and-copper Loft23 takes modern urban housing to a new level.

  • fire brand

    nagle hartray danker kagan mckay penney: Architect James L. Nagle often uses lead-coated copper on home exteriors to make fireplace enclosures.

  • copper tone

    CopperPlus combines the strength, light weight, and affordability of a stainless steel core with real copper that will patina naturally as it ages.