"I can never understand why people employ decorators," posits Sir Terence Conran, a man whose surname is synonymous with design.
Beating out a host of competitors, one Danish family left their home behind (it’s just down the road, really) to camp out for a year in an Active House, a green-home prototype with all the…
Thanks to Los Angeles’s Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance, the developers of Auburn 7 were able to maximize their property’s potential.
Industrial designer Konstantin Grcic has done it all, from spoons to umbrellas to lights, but he’s best known for his data-driven chairs. We dropped in on his Munich studio to sit awhile…
Typography guru Erik Spiekermann and his wife, designer Susanna Dulkinys, hate
In the land of large mountain lodge wannabes, two California natives tuck Utah’s first LEED for Homes–rated house onto the side of Emigration Canyon.
Law professor Carole Goldberg and sociology professor Duane Champagne both teach at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Flying high in the air with the greatest of ease or low over a table to accent your meal, a pendant illuminates the room like no other kind of fixture.
“I’m not particularly interested in ‘design,’” says David Carlson, a man who has spent much of his career focused on the subject.