“Yoo by Starck” Contemporary Residential Design in Moscow

Moscow—home to St. Basil’s Cathedral, Red Square, and the Kremlin—can now boast yet another architectural monument, albeit one of a different variety: Barkli Park, the latest addition to the “yoo by Starck” style of residential highrises, has settled down in the Russian capital and is slated to begin taking well-heeled tenants this season.   As with its ...

International Builders Show: Troy Beasley Engagements

Award-winning interior designer Troy Beasley, Design Principal of Beasley & Henley Interior Design, is scheduled to speak at the 2012 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders Show (IBS) in Orlando, Florida.  Along International Drive in Orlando, Florida, there will be upwards of 50,000 visitors from a single convention. From February 8 – 11, 2012, ...

Contemporary Design Proportions and Positioning: STV House in Tel Aviv

Completed in 2009, this 4,100-square foot, three-story home is located in Tel Aviv, Israel. The house is a row-house nested within the dense urban fabric of the city. The contemporary design proportions of the plots and strict restrictions on neighborhood planning defined the proportions and positioning of the house. It's an interesting study in designing outside the ...

Cappellini — Evolution of Contemporary Design

Cappellini—the Italian manufacturer known for assembling eclectic collections and seeking far-out design talent for its contemporary design—has opened the doors to its new showroom in Milan, a dreamy space in vivid yellow that’s bound to attract the notice of well-heeled shoppers from the adjacent retail corridor along Via Monte Napoleone. It is a bold statement in ...