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    See how sun-kissed stone forms a soothing study in shades of gray.

  • A Perfect Heart

    Explore a stunning perimeter overflow that enfolds the ‘essence’ of a lotus.

  • Where Angels Tread

    Explore this weighty design that floats on gossamer wings.

  • Wooded Wonder

    Take a closer look at this calming water that seems carved from the hillside.

  • Legends of the Fall

    It’s rare that an opportunity presents itself to work on a historic property where landscape features such as oak trees have been maturing for more than 100 years.

  • Opposites Attract

    In this year’s Masters of Design Issue, I noticed a trend that, when looked at one way, is a little unsettling

  • Genesis 3 Redesigns Program

    The Genesis 3 Design Group has revamped its educational program.

  • Under Cover

    With each passing swim season, safety, energy savings and backyard aesthetics become increasingly more important to consumers.

  • Picture Pages

    For two years, Joe Vassallo wrote a bi-weekly column for the Home and Garden section of the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

  • Olympics: London Calling

    A large turtle waving oversized flippers, a dolphin’s back, an airy dramatic space that suggests a wave: The London Aquatics Centre, built for this year’s London Olympics, has been described as all of these.