Designing for sustainability
Aug01

Designing for sustainability

Enjoying a serene environment with little contact to the elements indoors is taking some interesting twists. Here is an award-winning Container home just outside of Boulder Colorado. Shipping Container House is off-the-grid using solar orientation, passive cooling, green roofs, pellet stove heating and photovoltaics to create electricity.   An alternative style would be a Flex home in China:...

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The Art of Outdoor Living – Patios that Inspire
Jun23

The Art of Outdoor Living – Patios that Inspire

The Art Quarterly contributors investigate 5 simple steps that you should include for artfully styled and designed outdoor patios. Feature article by Colorado based Design by Sundown.

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Mirrored Shack – Joshua Tree installation by Phillip K Smith III
Mar03

Mirrored Shack – Joshua Tree installation by Phillip K Smith III

A Mirrored Shack is a tranquil break in Palm Springs Desert. There are a lot of ways to transform time and space.   The work of Phillip K Smith III is a fascinating example of how man made materials can transform and inspire. Source: This Is What Happens When You Put Rows of Mirrors on a Shack in…

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Clayton Lane: sold to OliverMcMillan seen as a positive
Feb23

Clayton Lane: sold to OliverMcMillan seen as a positive

Cherry Creek North’s Clayton Lane has been sold to San Diego-based OliverMcMillan by amCap.

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