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Bold Design Spelled Out With Letters

Design is everywhere, even in the letters of the alphabet.
May 13, 2015
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Renzo Piano's Jaw-Dropping Design for the Whitney Museum

The Whitney Museum's new home in the Meatpacking district serves up a compelling dialogue between city and culture.
April 23, 2015
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5 Modern Live-Work Spaces for Artists

These artists' homes paint the perfect picture of combining work and pleasure.
April 21, 2015
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Bus Stations Remodeled With Graphic Flowers

A new series of custom-fabricated metal screens are popping up at bus stops across El Paso, Texas, displaying dramatically enlarged photographs of local plants and flowers. These virtual gardens are part of the Leaves of Wind project by Boston-based artist Catherine Widgery.
April 17, 2015
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Ceramic Artist Francesca DiMattio Explores the Beauty in Domesticity

Francesca DiMattio's large-scale ceramic sculptures turn elements of functional design into dramatic works of art.
April 2, 2015
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See Surrealist Street Art in Action at Dwell on Design Los Angeles

On Saturday, May 30, at Dwell on Design Los Angeles, local street artist Norm “Nomzee” Maxwell will spend the entire day creating a mural in real time as part of a live-painting demonstration on the show floor.
April 2, 2015
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These Art Prints Were Made for Architecture Lovers

Copenhagen-based designer Kristina Dam experiments with an architectural toolkit in her work—perspective, geometric forms, and line. Her imaginative illustrations take on the look of buildings, but morph into mesmerizing compositions of patterns and shapes.
March 15, 2015
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A Sneak Peek at the Broad Museum's Incredible Latticed Concrete Design

The $140 million museum by Diller Scofidio + Renfro is an impressive feat of concrete, glass, and steel.
February 21, 2015
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Say No to Bland Walls with These 10 Standout Artworks

If your walls could talk, they’d say “hang something nice on us!” From prints to one-of-a-kind artworks, these ten items are standouts.
December 29, 2014