Print Edition

Breaking Ground: Volume 1, Issue 2

Here are some highlights from the Breaking Ground issue:


Design Corner

Michigan Modern | Design That Shaped America

100 Essential Architecture Books | The Rae Dumke Collection


Design Spotlight

Reading the green | building function and aesthetics
both on-and-off the fairway

Modern glow | Lucid Architecture’s user-driven strategy infuses warmth into modern projects (featured on cover)

Boutique soul | a resort achieves new heights of
relaxed-luxury with re-design

Envisioning timeless interiors | the principal designer imbuing spaces with a mixture of classic elements and lasting character



Earth-movers and –shapers | a design-and-build
landscape firm balances the natural and built environment

Radiant retreat | a vacation home custom design and built to shine

Building the craft | Mike Schaap Builders framework rests on a
foundation of skilled team members and attention to detail

Custom luxury | a northern residential project showcasing
passion and precision of custom building

Selling point | the influence of design in real estate



Sustainable preservation | the LEED certified restoration project at the Felt Estate

The fairway style | the golfing experience at one
destination is turning heads with a new reversible course

Timber cribs | the fundamental engineering and design of a harbor standing the test of time



Artisan pairing | a vineyard and neighboring restaurant have paired their wares for an unforgettable event

A culinary treasure | an immersive dining
experience with Old World style


Creative Endeavors

Living in history | Chicago’s Wright Plus 150
Housewalk opens the doors to historical architecture

City of design | Detroit Design Festival celebrates
the city’s robust creative industries

Designing the dialogue | West Michigan Design Week returns for a fourth year

Hands | the delivery of design expression

An interwoven study | the fashion studies program cultivating a distinctive appreciation for all aspects of the industry