| Mar 3, 2011
| 11:14 AM
In 2003, Mike Dufton purchased a 2,200-square-foot townhome on tranquil Back Creek just outside Annapolis in the community of King James Landing.
The end-of-group design featuring a side entrance, along with views of the water just beyond the front yard,...
| May 20, 2011
| 3:19 PM
If you want to experience the work of street artist Gaia in its full scruffy glory, see it in the wild.
Drive south down North Collington Avenue, past Biddle and Eager and Chase. You will despair of spotting anything fresh in one blighted block after...
| Mar 9, 2014
Time to act
Steve Chapman's recent column ("Climate change and the perils of inaction," Feb. 27) brilliantly argued that cutting global carbon emissions is rooted in conservative principles of avoiding "unintended consequences" and assessing catastrophic...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
When Samad Firdosy bought the two-bedroom, one-bath home in La Crescenta in 2005, it was a fairly conventional single-story ranch house — with one difference. The house was nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains and bordered in back...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Before he became a potter, setting aside a longtime hobby for full-time engagement, Adam Silverman trained and practiced as an architect. Clay vessels and buildings are significantly different, in myriad obvious ways. But Silverman sometimes collapses the...
| Sep 22, 2013
Chicago has a history of obliterating its history. Significant buildings fall to the wrecking ball for parking lots, and entire swaths of the cityscape are bulldozed by economic forces like deindustrialization and gentrification, and political movements...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:54 AM
The Chinatown House in Rancho Cucamonga -- one of the last vestiges of the Inland Empire city's Chinese American history -- has been named to the list of America's most endangered historic places by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Journalism's loss will be the art world's gain.
Columbia University journalism professor Sree Sreenivasan is heading to other side of Central Park by joining the Metropolitan Museum of Art as its first chief digital officer. The New York museum made the...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:30 AM
“Hey, that was my idea!” is a complaint that’s so 2012.
“It was my idea to steal that idea!” is more of the moment -- particularly if that moment is next Saturday.
Josh Mintz, lead singer of the band Friend Slash Lover,...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — It's easy to imagine that "Le Corbusier: An Atlas of Modern Landscapes," a vast, dense and beautifully installed new exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, began as a kind of parlor game. You can almost picture the curators, Jean-Louis...
| May 18, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Alanis Morissette and Shannyn Sossamon have been cast in "The Price of Desire," a new romantic period drama based on the life of architect Eileen Gray that's getting a little extra help from Kickstarter - but in an unexpected way.
Sossamon will play...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Style, spirit and taste—and premier designer Jane Hallworth—define the late Laura Ziskin’s Santa Monica home...