Tuesday Links to Love: Architecture, Nate Berkus, and the Art of the BBQ

Here is what we’re reading, liking, and following this week…

1. Shigeru Ban Wins Architecture’s Top Award

Co.Design visited with the 2014 Pritzker Prize Laureate, the Japanese architect, Shigeru Ban, renowned for his humanitarian work and inventive use of recycled materials. Read the full story at Fast Company.


2. A Sneak Peek Inside Nate Berkus’ L.A. Home via Rue Daily.

Rue Daily scored a look inside the uber-poplar designer and television personality, Nate Berkus. Get the scoop at Rue Daily. Here’s a quick preview:


3. Kid-Friendly Backyards

The days are getting longer and for those of us with kiddo’s at home that means moving from indoor play spaces to outdoor play spaces. Making a yard that is friendly for your kids however doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style. Read more about how to create a great place for your kids that you’ll enjoy as well on Houzz.


4. Are You a Grill Geek?

If you or someone you love is obsessed about getting your grill to just the right temperature you might be true grill geek. Read more in this fascinating exploration of temperature, heat and all things grilling from Gourmet.  Just in time for the beginning of the backyard bbq season.