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OUT AND ABOUT

Not Too Cool for School

Design education is stepping into the big leagues in Portland; see proof at PSU's Made It exhibit.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/03/2013
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DESIRABLES

Doghouses for Design Lovers

Dig these high-style dog domiciles, from DIY to intricately constructed international design contest winners.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/27/2013
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DESIRABLES

White is Right At Home

We're reminded that design in the classic, clean color goes well with anything, anytime.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/26/2013
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DESIGN NEWS

Architecture by the 50%

Women are half the population, but not on the roster of design award winners. Denise Scott Brown still can't share the Pritzker Prize for architecture her partner Robert Venturi won in 1991.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/19/2013
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OUT AND ABOUT

In the Garden of Isamu Noguchi

These long, lingering days are the perfect time to experience the designer’s modernist sculptures at this special exhibit at Portland’s Japanese Garden.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/03/2013
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OUT AND ABOUT

Movie: The Greenest Building

During National Historic Preservation Month, consider the question: is every old building also a green building?

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 05/16/2013
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FREE STUFF

Fun Free Tools for Map Geeks

A fun, free mapping tool lets you transport the borders of Portland to anywhere else in the Google-mapped world, and see how your favorite places compare.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 05/10/2013
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HABITAT

A Family Compound with High Style

A very DIY family crafts its own sprawling world of cheerful irreverence.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 05/01/2013
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OUT AND ABOUT

Irvington Homes Tour May 19

Swerve into Irvington for a look at historic houses that once were within the discriminatory "red line."

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/29/2013
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DESIGN NEWS

Powers of Preservation

How all the pieces come together to save an important Frank Lloyd Wright project – or don't.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/23/2013
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APPRECIATION

Earth Day Legacies

We offer timely tribute to some of the forerunners of today's sustainability movement, including architect Paolo Soleri (RIP) and Republican politicians.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/16/2013
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DESIRABLES

Kitchens of Transition

This Victorian/Edwardian/21st century kitchen blends old and new, for the best of all worlds.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/15/2013
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DESIGN SCHOOL

Behold the Threshold

There are many ways of letting people know they are entering onto your property. Design says it all without words.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/08/2013
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Slideshow

Slide Show: Behold the Threshold

There are many ways of letting people know they are entering onto your property. Design says it all without words.

  • Published 04/08/2013
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DESIGN NEWS

A Win for Toyo Ito, and for Architectural Competitions

The Japanese architect wins the Pritzker in part for a building that resulted from a competition; could Portland ever have such a successful architectural competition?

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/25/2013
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OUT AND ABOUT

It's Always the Wright Time

April 12, hear how Frank Lloyd Wright's David and Gladys Wright House was recently, dramatically saved - and raise funds for the Gordon House, his only building in Oregon.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/19/2013
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OUT AND ABOUT

Keys to the Just Right House

Marianne Cusato has the goods on getting the house that's right for you.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/11/2013
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FREE STUFF

Win Tickets to Mod Home Tour

Get a free pass to see the latest in Portland Modern residential architecture.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/03/2013
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DESIRABLES

Greenline's Way With Woods

A modest modernist house becomes a jewel of fine wood craftsmanship inside (and out).

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/25/2013
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DESIGN SCHOOL

Tying the Knot

Japanese design philosophy takes shape in the simple yet complicated knots that tie fences.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/19/2013
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