When it was so cool strolling to school…lunchbox in hand

Joe’s ‘last stand’ in homebuilding—Palo Alto’s Los Arboles Addition today

Chris Trueman’s abstract paintings explore what’s real in the world we live in

Teardown threats loom for 12 special California modern sites that hang on for dear life

Home Improvement

Cooking on the Wild Side
Sizzling summery secrets to turn an outdoor kitchen into a special space for all
Your Eichler's Mahogany Paneling
Setting the tone with your interior wood paneling: do you restore, replace, paint, or cast it aside?


The Streng 'Atrium'
Transforming Eichler's atrium vision into 'Streng magic' under the hot Sacramento sun
City on a Hill
Joe Eichler’s tower and co-op at San Francisco’s Laguna Heights are holding up well 50 years after their debut as model neighborhoods


Eye for the Fantastic
San Francisco artist Michael Murphy celebrates the remarkable and 'forgotten' through his unique, brightly colored abstractions of modern architecture
Painting the Town
When mosaic master Alfonso Pardiñas lit up the Bay Area with his colored glass and lively personality