Karrie Jacobs

Karrie Jacobs

Karrie Jacobs is a contributing editor for ARCHITECT and a faculty member at School of Visual Arts’ graduate program in Design Research, Writing, and Criticism. The author of The Perfect $100,000 House (Viking, 2006), Jacobs was the founding editor-in-chief of Dwell magazine. 

Karrie Jacobs's Posts

The Elusive Promise of Big Data The Elusive Promise of Big Data

Karrie Jacobs reviews Nicholas de Monchaux's "Local Code" and Ingrid Burrington's "Networks of New York." Read more

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Maurice Cox's Detroit Maurice Cox's Detroit

How an ambitious planner and progressive new development are shaping a city that has reached a historic tipping point. Read more

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Sandy Hook Rebuilds Sandy Hook Rebuilds

How Svigals + Partners "spoke to the heart" and navigated a fraught commission. Read more

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"Hippie Modernism" at Cranbrook "Hippie Modernism" at Cranbrook

The exhibition attempts to resurrect a lost era that resonates with the current moment. But do we really want to revisit it? Read more

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Did Playboy Mainstream Modernism? Did Playboy Mainstream Modernism?

Beatriz Colomina's exhibition at the Elmhurst Art Museum makes this provocative—but hard to prove—claim. Read more

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Light Box Light Box

ANX / Aaron Neubert Architects

Tour & Taxis Tour & Taxis

Vincent Callebaut Architectures

Crescent H Residence Crescent H Residence

Carney Logan Burke Architects

Rock & Branch Rock & Branch

Hyunjoon Yoo Architects

Continuous Interior Continuous Interior

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Dunn House Dunn House

The Practice of Everyday Design

Bibliothèque Alexis de Tocqueville Bibliothèque Alexis de Tocqueville

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), Barcode Architects

The Word The Word

FaulknerBrowns Architects

Red Ice Red Ice


Northern Arizona University Science and Health Building Northern Arizona University Science and Health Building

Richärd+Bauer Architecture, GLHN Architects & Engineers

St. Ann's Warehouse St. Ann's Warehouse

Marvel Architects

Cleveland Civic Core Cleveland Civic Core

LMN Architects

Regeneracion Regeneracion

Sasaki Associates

Rock Chapel Marine Rock Chapel Marine

Landing Studio

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