What makes Apple design so good?
While Apple is known for their great technology, a big part of their reputation lies on their superb design. Since one of their first product releases, the Mac computer in 1984, they have been on the forefront of stylish personal...Read more
What is the Most Sustainable City?
The citizens of the world want to be more eco-friendly, and major cities are working to empower those choices. Around the world, governments are making great strides in encouraging eco-friendly building practices, transit options, and carbon-neutral environments for their citizens....Read more
Richard Neutra: his historical impact and influence today
One of the most influential architects on modernist style was Richard Neutra. Though many of his most famous works were built in the 1920s-1940s, they are still the envy of modern designers and home-buyers alike. His commitment to building custom...Read more
The Future of Modern Architecture for the Home
If you’re looking for a modern home today, you’ll be able to see that they look a bit different than modern homes from the 1930s. Quintessential “modern” design, featuring large glass windows, harsh angles, and few ornamentations, have been revamped...Read more
Why the Bauhaus movement was so important for modern design
Much of what we know and recognize as modern design and architecture had its start at a small school in Germany that only existed for 14 years - The Bauhaus. This famous school of design started the Bauhaus Movement, which...Read more
The History of Eichler Homes
If you love mid century modern architecture, you’re likely already a fan of Joseph Eichler and his unique homes located throughout California. Though they were built 50 years ago, they still look modern, as they helped influence the architecture style...Read more