Bigger Than A Breadbox And Much Cuter: weeHouses by Alchemy Architecture

weehouses by alchemy architecture

weeHouses are super cute, efficiently designed, boxy, little shippable pre-fab homes by Alchemy Architecture. They make great vacation homes, second homes, work or office space, starter homes, even multiple housing developments. (more…)

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Can Houses Be Sold Like Art? Neutra Kaufmann Home Sells For Less Than Expected

Kaufmann house by neutra

Can Houses Be Sold Like Art?
In a closely watched test of the concept of selling a House as Art, a restored modernist home in Palm Springs, Calif., fetched $15 million this week at Christie’s prestigious evening sales — a record for a home sold at an art-house auction, yet far less than expected for some. (more…)

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WALLPAPER* and JAGUAR CARS Announce The Winners of Wallpaper Awards 08

Wallpaper Awards 08

In case you hadn’t noticed, I’ve been posting the shortlist nominees for some of the categories for the fabulous Wallpaper* Design Awards all week. Now the winners have been announced and below are the results. (more…)

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Wallpaper’s Short List For Best Public Buildings

Short List For Best Public BuildingsThe Wallpaper Design Award Nominees Countdown Continues…

Wallpaper’s Shortlist for The Best Public Buildings are shown below (with images added that are not found on the Wallpaper site). Winners will be announced soon. (more…)

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Eichler Homes: Real. Imagined. And For Sale.

Eichler Homes: Real. Imagined. And For Sale.

As an architecture lover and a modern design maven, I was fortunate enough to grow up in Northern California, an area where many Eichler homes were built. I had friends who grew up in them, I attended ‘keggers’ in many of them and sneaked cigarettes while parked in cars in front of them. (more…)

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