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May 2015

Friday Five with Jenny Wu

Los Angeles-based Jenny Wu wears many hats in the design arena. First, she’s the founder and design director of LACE by Jenny Wu, a 3D printed line of jewelry, and secondly, she’s a partner…

Newsmaker: Barry Diller

Barry Diller is one of New York’s great patrons of architecture. A denizen of “lower West Chelsea,” he looks out on the High Line, as well as Jean Nouvel’s 100 Eleventh Avenue, from…

Friday Five with Tom Givone

Architectural designer Tom Givone, founder and principal of Givonehome, calls New York City and upstate New York’s Catskill Mountains home, where he specializes in both city and country…

Valley House

Plan Bureau architects conceptualized a home that brings the mountains to the valley. Inspired by the unpredictable and irregular mountain peaks and valleys, this is an original and powerful…

Convent de Sant Francesc

There is no denying the controversial qualities of this modern intervention of a 1700s convent in Santpedor, Spain. Some will desire a full restoration of the church, the only remaining…