"What distinguishes [True Life
] and makes it rise high above shelter-magazine fare, besides the beauty and creativity of the architecture, is the way it's structured: not project by project but by the thing that propels residential architecture and design, or should- the way people actually live." -- The Wall Street Journal, December 6, 2010
"True Life: Steven Harris Architects
is organized around daily routines (Dine, Sleep, Lounge, etc.)- fitting for a firm devoted to creating effortlessly functional spaces. Spanning 25 years, the projects range from crisp modern to rustic to coolly traditional." --ELLE DECOR, December 2010
"This weighty, satisfying look at the New York firm's quarter century is comfort food for garden-hungry readers." --Garden Design, March 2011
About the Author
Steven Harris is the founding partner of Steven Harris Architects and professor of Architecture at Yale where he has taught for twenty-five years. He is the co-editor of Architecture of the Everyday and in 2008 was inducted into the Interior Design Magazine Hall of Fame.