Patrick Blanc – San Francisco Magazine


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International botany sensation Patrick Blanc saw that mother nature could grow plants on rocks, and said, “I can do that.” Now, with his largest American project, he is turning the wall of a Broderick Street building into a major Bay Area attraction and — as his recent three-day visit made clear — inspiring vertical-gardening mania wherever he goes. Continue reading

A Set Design that Moves – Architect’s Newspaper


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Every architect has a mental file of unusual client requests, but few, if any, have been asked to make a wall dance. Yet, in essence, that’s what San Francisco architect Christopher Haas created — not for a client, but for a collaborator, Alonzo King, the San-Francisco-based choreographer. Continue reading