architecture

Infrastructure

When was the last time you flushed a toilet and wondered where the contents went? We don’t give much thought …

The Lost Years

Over the past eight months, I’ve heard Tom Kundig reference a period of his life called “The Lost Years” quite …

Grafting the Future

At the Hotel Vitale, they leave ideas rather than chocolates on your pillow at night. I first stayed there in …

Setting the Table

As I traveled over the past 20 hours, from car to plane to train to car to feet, I considered …

First Steps / Primi Passi

What makes a place memorable? A place may be architecturally beautiful, its urban design may promote connectivity and a sense …