In my work as a journalist, I’ve written about architecture, urbanism, design and the arts for newspapers and magazines. Below are some of my favorite pieces.


• Renzo Piano’s design for the California Academy of Sciences

• Profile of park activists Friends of the High Line

• Renovating a Modernist landmark, the Oakland Museum of California

• Mission-driven architecture at Berkeley’s Ed Roberts Campus

• Profile of humanitarian design firm Project H Design

• Profile of legendary Modernist designer Eva Zeisel

• The historic beach community of Crystal Cove, California

• Interview with author and publisher Dave Eggers

• Sound-art project Folk Songs for the Five Points

• Janet Cardiff’s sound-art installation Her Long Black Hair