S. Claire Conroy

A Farewell to the School of Architecture at Taliesin

It’s bittersweet that last fall’s AIA Custom Residential Architects Network Symposium was held in Phoenix, Arizona, with a lovely reception at Taliesin West. Little did the dedicated group of residential architects know...

Remembering Ray Kappe, FAIA

Ray Kappe, FAIA, founder of the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles, died on November 21 at the age of 92. He leaves behind his two architect sons Ron Kappe...

Case Study: Lake City House by SALA

It’s no surprise that David O’Brien Wagner, AIA, knows how to get the most out of a problematic building lot. His professional pedigree includes time at Cutler Anderson Architects and Olson Kundig in Seattle, firms known for...

The Homecoming

Inventing a new magazine is a little like designing and building a new house. They both take vision and hard work, of course, but most of all they require a team effort—a...