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Daily Archives: May 2, 2011

Modern is: An Efficient, Green Bungalow

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Modern is: An Efficient, Green Bungalow

We just spotted a story in Austin’s American-Statesman newspaper about a great organization empowering young architects, working for the common eco-friendly good and creating stunningly simple, efficient and modern architecture. “The alliance focuses on giving University of Texas architecture students and recent graduates experience in the field. It also partners — Continue reading

Featured Artist: Carin Rodenborn

Categories: Art + Graphics
Featured Artist: Carin Rodenborn

We just love these subdued, layered, sophisticated and modern paper collages of artist Carin Rodenborn. There’s something that really draws you in, and we like that they have a slight 3D effect without feeling gimmicky. Using mostly pretty soft color palettes, the bold pops of color that do exist are — Continue reading

Interview: Architect Steve Robinson of Axios Architecture

Categories: Exclusive Interviews
Interview: Architect Steve Robinson of Axios Architecture

As you might imagine, the definition and look of “modern” architecture varies wildly between regions. We may be a nation of united states, but we’re hardly a nation of united design styles, and that’s never been so clear as when you move between climates and cultures. In order to fan — Continue reading

Live Modern: Red Hawk

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Live Modern: Red Hawk

First of all, the name “Red Hawk” is an awesome name for a house. Second of all? We love the sweeping views, the sleek lines, the modern materials but also but how warm and comfortable this house is. Yeah, we would not hate living here at all. Not even a — Continue reading

How to: Boost Your Mood with Paint

Categories: DIY + How To
How to: Boost Your Mood with Paint

As we sit here typing this post, we feel quite lucky and grateful to be doing so in a room whose color sings to our soul and reflects the sunlight filtering in through the windows just so. Sure, it’s just a derivative of white, but it’s a good white. A — Continue reading