architecture

S.F.’s Mission District Goes Large

Proving Good Design is no longer just for the rich, the City by the Bay is bracing for a massive influx of affordable housing, located right in the middle of San Francisco’s famous Mission District. Arquitectonica, an award-winning architectural firm based in Miami, is going cross-country to create Trinity Place, an enormous, six building, 1,900-unit …

For Ultimate Luxury – Go Underground

Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve African safari vacation usually means a stay in a colonial, plantation-style hotel, or perhaps in a resort set in the treetops. Now, the Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge is taking luxury South African accommodation where it has never gone before – underground. Located on a private game reserve featuring 3 more …

Concrete Floors Go Glam

There are a lot of reasons to like concrete floors when you choose Modern Furniture. For starters, they’re practical – spill a glass of wine and you can literally hose it off. Try doing that with carpet! They’re eco-friendly – they can soak up the sun’s rays during the daytime and warm your house at …

Chad Oppenheim

Chad Oppenheim is possibly the sleekest and stylish of designers, and at 34 years of age, he is also an international award winning architectural visionary. He received a bachelor of architecture from Cornell University in 1994, and is now the founding principal of Miami-based “Oppenheim Architecture and Design”. When he was starting out at 28 …

Herman Miller Goes Green

They’re arguably the most famous name in modern furniture – a one stop shop for authentic modern design produced according to the highest standards. They carry authorized reproductions of everything from mid-century classics by Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson and Isamu Noguchi to the work of of-the-moment superstars like Yves Behar and Carol Catalano. …