National Healthcare Design Awards Announced

Saturday, August 27th, 2011 - Modern Interior

by Ian Volner | Wednesday, August 24, 2011 UCLA Outpatient Surgery and Oncology Center Three firms are taking away top honors in this year’s National Healthcare Design Awards from the American Institute of Architects. The projects in the spotlight demonstrate “conceptual strengths that solve aesthetic, civic,...

Parkour Documentary Featuring Bjarke Ingels Debuts in Atlanta

Thursday, August 18th, 2011 - Modern Interior
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by Ian Volner | Wednesday, August 17, 2011 Bjarke Ingels, principal of acclaimed Danish architecture firm BIG, is just one of many prominent figures from the worlds of design, politics, and philosophy who appear in the new documentary “My Playground,” an account of the growing phenomenon...

AIA San Francisco Launches Architecture and the City Festival

Thursday, August 11th, 2011 - Modern Interior

by Ian Volner | Wednesday, August 10, 2011 Feldman Architecture’s Old Bernal House will be on the home tour. Photo by Paul Dyer. This September, the San Francisco chapter of the American Institute of Architects will take over the town for the eighth year in a...

Designer Lisa S. Roberts Showcased on Ovation TV

Thursday, August 4th, 2011 - Modern Interior

by Ian Volner | Wednesday, August 3, 2011 Lisa S. Roberts—collector, designer, architect—will be getting her own reality television program this month, when “My Design Life” debuts on the Ovation network. Each 30-minute episode will follow Roberts as she visits with designers, tours museums, and...

Ron Burkle Buys Frank Lloyd Wright’s Ennis House

Thursday, July 21st, 2011 - Modern Interior

by Ian Volner | Wednesday, July 20, 2011 Photo by John Vincenti Ron Burkle, the billionaire investor, gossip-column staple, and prominent FOB (Friend of Bill), has bought the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Ennis House in the Los Feliz district of Los Angeles. The residence, a landmark...

Fatboy and W Hotel Bring Outdoor Movies to LA

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 - Modern Interior
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by Ian Volner | Wednesday, May 25, 2011 Knapsack Starting this Friday at sunset and running through September 2, the W Hotel Los Angeles will play host to the yearly outdoor film festival “Show Me the Movies!” The series benefits the Make a Wish Foundation—and...