Category: Inspirations: Design

Greening the Port of San Francisco’s Backlands


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In the mid-1990s, the Port of San Francisco’s planning and environmental staff collaborated to establish green guidelines for land use and development of the Port’s maritime facilities from Piers 80...

Oakland’s Luminous New Cathedral


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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Oakland, established in 1962, was strongly influenced by the 1962-1965 Second Vatican Council. Subsequently, the diocese took the name of its new cathedral, Christ the...

UC Berkeley’s new East Asian Library


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The C. V. Starr East Asian Library on the University of California’s Berkeley campus opened in March 2008. The EAL is the country’s first free-standing library dedicated to east Asian...

The de Young Museum Revisited


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Of the more than three million visitors to the de Young Museum since it opened, few would have realized that their experience took place inside a kind of cocoon filled...

Islais Creek


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Islais Creek is an inlet of the San Francisco Bay located in the Central Waterfront between Potrero Hill and Bayview/Hunters Point. The area was once a vast salt marsh which...