Dow Chemical put Midland on the map, but architect and local scion Alden B. Dow made it the most modern town in Michigan.
"We thought design was this incredible discovery as a field, and yet no one was making it interesting. There was so much work to be done."
Taking cues from the flora, fauna, and rocky cliffs of Big Sur, California, Mickey Muennig's brand of organic architecture doesn't stop with the terrain.
In the small village of Spannum, in the Dutch province of Friesland, Claudy Jongstra heads a felt-design studio whose modesty in process and material belie its overwhelming commercial appeal and...
Nina Tolstrup, the Danish furniture and product designer, who works under the name Studiomama, has been carving herself an enviable reputation in the UK.
People often introduce Bertus Mulder by talking about his extraordinary pedigree.