Cool Spaces! is a TV series and website that showcases what's new and exciting in the world of architecture and design.
National premiere on public television: April 2014.

Full Cool Spaces! Segment: Barclays Center, by SHoP Architects

Watch a complete 18-minute segment from the Cool Spaces! show: Barclays Center, by SHoP Architects. Why does Barclays look and function the way it does? What did developer Bruce Ratner hope to accomplish — and how did SHoP make it a reality? Learn more about this compelling...
Posted On 23 May 2014

“It Was My Own, Personal Mission”: Stephen Talks With Entrepreneur Architect

Last week, on the day Cool Spaces! first appeared on TV, Stephen chatted with architect Mark LePage, the man behind Entrepreneur Architect, an educational website and podcast “inspiring architects to build better businesses.” Stephen talks about the path that led him...
Posted On 10 Apr 2014

Meeting Jerry Jones, Part 1: Easy Conversation

Part of an occasional series of reports from Stephen about the people he’s met while making the show. Several months ago, our producer Dan Frank was trying to get Jerry Jones to agree to be on camera with us for the show. “Don’t get your hopes up,” he told me. It seemed...
Posted On 01 Apr 2014

On the Road: Interviewing Henry Bloch

The first in an occasional series of reports from Stephen when he’s traveling to film segments for the show. While in Kansas City filming Steven Holl’s addition to the Nelson-Atkins Museum, called the Bloch Building, I had the chance to interview Henry Bloch. At the...
Posted On 14 Nov 2013