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10/7/2015

  As Bay Area housing grows ever scarcer, the traditional backyard is becoming a disposable luxury. Space-crunched homeowners are converting... More»

9/30/2015

  GLASS Name: Nikolas Weinstein Company: Nikolas Weinstein Studios Inc... More»

9/29/2015

  Painted Ladies may be charming, but they’re the bane of imaginative architecture. “The San Francisco Planning Department is... More»

7/6/2015

  Ask a dozen San Franciscans to name the most indispensable structures in the city, and you’ll get a dozen predictable answers. The... More»

6/25/2015

  In 1949, it was a lone home on a hill, with sweeping views overlooking the Presidio. The first residential project by famed Bay Area... More»

A Yeti in Sheep's Clothing
12/26/2014

  This glass-walled home may look elegant, but don’t be fooled: It’s a beast. Perched atop Crow’s Nest Peak... More»

12/5/2014

  Two years ago, famed architect Frank Gehry dismissively called San Francisco a town where people “preserve old things... More»

Evan Shively
12/3/2014

  Navigate a series of dusty farmland roads winding through the cow-dotted countryside near Marshall in West Marin, hang a... More»

8/4/2014

  July brings San Francisco magazine's annual Restaurant issue, so it's no surprise that the most read stories of the month... More»

san francisco city skyline
7/23/2014

  Love it or hate it, San Francisco architecture has always been all over the place in terms of design. And when polled, it turns out San... More»

7/19/2014

  Douglas Burnham of the design firm Envelope A+D is locally considered the godfather of dark Victorians. These days, you’ll spot them... More»