Architecture Reporting


If I can make it there . . .
The importance of New York to architects' careers
Published in Interior Design, October 2016

Concrete Makes a Comeback
Published in Interior Design, November 2014

Pecha Kucha
Around the world in 20 slides
Published in Culture + Travel, September 2008

How Green Is My Renovation?
A roundtable of experts on making existing houses greener
Published in Metropolitan Home, April 2008

A Loft in Boston's Chinatown
Sam Davol, the cellist for the Magnetic Fields, and his wife, Leslie, move north
Published in The New York Times, November 22, 2007

An Airy Retreat from a Jam-Packed Store
At home with the Ricky of Ricky's
Published in The New York Times, October 18, 2007

Shining Moment
A Paul Rudolph apartment, untouched for nearly 40 years
Published in The New York Times, October 10, 2007

In Costa Rica, Built for Books and Breezes
Published in The New York Times, October 4, 2007

A Firehouse Becomes a Home for Art and Music
Published in The New York Times, September 9, 2007

From Modest to Modernist
Jennifer Luce's triumph in La Jolla
Published in The New York Times, August 23, 2007

Not in My Front Yard
Controversy on West 15th Street
Published in The New York Times, June 22, 2007

Letting the Architecture Speak for Itself
Published in The New York Times, April 24, 2007

In Michigan, A Green Museum
Published in The New York Times, March 29, 2007

Up in the Attic, Millennium Style
Published in The New York Times, March 29, 2007

A Road Trip Back to the Future
Visiting Paul Rudolph's Buildings in New England
Published in The New York Times, March 25, 2007

A Paparazzi-Proof Condo
Published in The New York Times, January 23, 2007

Art Above and Below, With Life in the Middle
At home with Ann Brashares and Jacob Collins
Published in The New York Times, January 4, 2007

Will the U.S. Be at the Shanghai Fair?
Published in Architectural Record, December 2006

Legacies Passed from Father to Son
Gustavo Bonevardi in the West Village
Published in The New York Times, December 3, 2006

Good Things in Small Packages
West Village resident Marianne Cusato designs Katrina Cottages
Published in The New York Times, November 5, 2006

With a Diocese as a Developer, Emotions Run High in Santa Fe
Published in The New York Times, October 29, 2006

In Marfa, a New Interior With an Old Soul
Published in The New York Times, October 12, 2006

Getting the Glass House Ready for Its Close-Up
Published in The New York Times, August 13, 2006

Betting the Ranch in South Florida
Syd Kitson's big deal
Published in The New York Times, July 29, 2006

A Battle Over Modernism Goes Casa a Casa in Santa Fe
Published in The New York Times, July 13, 2006

Modernism Comes to "Frump's Island"
Published in The New York Times, July 9, 2006

For an Artist, a Glass Box by Mies
Published in The New York Times, June 16, 2006

Sprawl Outruns Arizona's Biosphere
Published in The New York Times, May 28, 2006

A studio that refuses to think small
Published in The New York Times, March 30, 2006

In Princeton, Architects Get Lucky
Published in The New York Times, February 26, 2006

Tall Order
Nationally, ceiling heights rise
Published in The New York Times, January 22, 2006

That Tear-Down Could Become a Haul-Away
Saving modernist houses
Published in The New York Times, January 5, 2006

A Poor County, Rich in Modern Architecture
The Rural Studio's buildings in Alabama
Published in The New York Times, December 25, 2005

Frank Lloyd Wright on Staten Island
The Cretellas renovate
Published in The New York Times, December 18, 2005

Are McMansions (Finally) Going Out of Style?
There's evidence that the size of new homes in America has peaked
Published in The New York Times, October 1, 2005

Private Lives
The difficulties of saving New Canaan's modernist architecture
Published in Metropolis, August 2005

Sleek in the Heart of Texas
Small houses buck the McMansion trend
Published in The New York Times, May 22, 2005

Building on Sacred Ground
Toshiko Mori's architectural dialogues with the masters
Published in The New York Times, May 8, 2005

Take That, Grandpa!
Smashing Mies
Published in The New York Times, April 3, 2005

What next, the Grill Room?
Published in The New York Times, March 27, 2005

Washington's forgotten river
Reviving the shores of the Anacostia
Published in The New York Times, March 27, 2005

In My Backyard, Please!
Infrastrucutre gets a new look
Published in The New York Times, February 27, 2005

Granny Flats for Cool Grannies
In Santa Cruz, accessory dwelling units are encouraged
Published in The New York Times, February 8, 2005

The High Line
How Hammond and David Saved the Elevated Railway
Published in Surface, December 2004

Danger Signs
Vornado's billboard boondoggle at 34th and 7th
Published in Metropolis, December 2004

Noguchi's Unknown Home
An apartment the world deserves to see
Published in Interior Design, December 2004

Restoring Louis Kahn's "Undergraduate Project" at Yale
The Yale University Art Gallery gets an extensive renovation
Published in The New York Times, November 7, 2004

Design Diplomacy: U.S. Rejoins World's Fairs
With a little help from its sponsors . . .
Published in The New York Times, November 5, 2004

Frank Lloyd Wright Stays Busy in Buffalo
45 years after his death, three buildings by Wright are in the works
Published in The New York Times, September 6, 2004

The Death of Nest
A quirky magazine's farewell
Published in The New York Times, August 17, 2004

Will the U.S. Be at the Fair?
A world's fair pavilion costs less than an Apache helicopter -- and Shanghai 2010 is approaching
Published in Architecture, August 2004

Whither the Tent of Tomorrow?
Finally, someone's paying attention the New York State Pavilion at the 1964-65 World's Fair
Published in The New York Times, July 17, 2004

Clinton's Legacy: Just a Little Library from Little Rock
The Clinton library rises on the Arkansas River
Published in The New York Times, June 10, 2004

Who Should Pay for Presidential Posterity?
Endowments for the presidential libraries are coming up short
Published in The New York Times, June 10, 2004

eBay and Taliesin
The fight for photos of a Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece
Published in The New York Times, February 14, 2004

Greece's Colossal New Guilt Trip
Bernard Tschumi's New Acropolis Museum was designed to settle a score
Published in The New York Times, January 18, 2004

Not Your Daddy's SOM
Roger Duffy remakes the mega-firm
Published in Metropolis, December 2003

Architecture's Quiet Soul
A profile of artist and memorial designer MAYA LIN
Published in Blueprint, November 2003

Santiago Calatrava, from the Canary Islands to Manhattan Island
Santiago Calatrava's opera house at Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands is dominated by a winglike canopy nearly 200 feet tall.
Published in The New York Times, October 26, 2003

An Elite Contest for a Growing U.N.
Pritzker Prize-winners compete.
Published in The New York Times, August 5, 2003

Post Prada, A Design Star Slims Down
Rem Koolhaas's relationship with New York is on the rocks
Published in The New York Times, April 24, 2003

Washington Irving Didn't Sleep Here
A developer recreates Sunnyside (or tries to)
Published in The New York Times, March 16, 2003

The Man With the List at Architecture's Party
Profile of Reed Kroloff, an advisor to architecture competitions.
Published in The New York Times, January 11, 2003

White on White
Big Architecture in a Small Town
Published in Metropolitan Home, April 2002

Prada Placement
A Review of Rem Koolhaas' new store in SoHo
Published in World Architecture, March 2002

Architect Returns To a County He Helped Define
Edwad Larrabee Barnes Visits Westchester
Published in The New York Times, May 20, 2001

Architects' View: Nice Furniture, Not-So-Nice Buildings
Ikea's plans for Westchester draw ire
Published in The New York Times, January 21, 2001

Mission 66
An endangered species at the National Parks: modernist architecture
Published in Architecture, December 2000

The House That Harry Potter Built
A magical new building in SoHo
Published in The Independent on Sunday (London), July 10, 2000

Maya Lin
A portrait of the memorial designer as architect and artist
Published in The New York Times, March 1, 1999

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