Five young Chicago creatives prove why “five brains are better than one” as they work together to maximize their design potential as independent freelancers through studio Quite Strong.
The director of New York’s Storefront for Art and Architecture packs more punch than her 30-odd years would suggest. Eva Franch i Gilabert a Catalan architect-critic-theorist-curator shares her story to her seemingly charmed career.
Elisa Strozyk became an instant design darling with her sculptural wooden textiles, which have earned her awards across the globe. Dwell is excited to see how Strozyk’s work evolves.
Dwell discovered Meg Callahan’s modern quilts last spring and loved the RISD graduate’s interpretation of the traditional craft.
Anna Karlin launched her first furniture and products collection, Anna Karlin Furniture + Fine Objects, in New York at the end of 2012 using a palette of natural materials and an impressive attention to detail. We particularly love her brass-plated steel chess stools. Photo by Don Freeman