On a lakeside plot outside Toronto, four friends forge a new kind of vacation house.
Architect and healthcare design visionary Michael Graves shares his thoughts on how paralysis has affected his approach and practice.
Two young Norwegians take a hands-on approach to do-good design with projects in remote Thailand, Bangkok, Sumatra, and beyond.
We put the same four questions to everyone we talked to for the Now 99 to learn what they’re inspired by and what they’re totally sick of.
A self-taught designer embarks upon a solo mission to resuscitate a 19th-century homestead.
When it came time to partake in rituals like lighting the Shabbat candles or setting the seder plate, designer Stanley Saitowitz of Natoma Architects, Inc., saw nothing but a sea of Star of…
Yves Borghs and Katleen van Ammel wanted their new house to offer maximum privacy but also maximum light.
A Boston couple with a big extended family wanted to enlarge their brick neo-Georgian with an addition that would fit a generous kitchen and hangout space, all while avoiding superfluous detail.
Familiar objects take surprising new forms in the hands of experimental designer Aldo Bakker.
Is biologically based architecture the next big thing? Architect Mitchell Joachim thinks so. He proffers radical ways to rethink the science of structures.
Danish designer Søren Rose debuted eight pieces of his Park Avenue furniture collection for De La Espada at the London Design Festival last year, and though the line is for sale its origins…
A pair of designers dream up a fresh way of knitting pixelated fabric, powered by a 21st-century sewing machine.
Creative projects get a leg up and their word out at gatherings that serve donations with a side of social capital. Move over, Kickstarter. Across the country, philanthropy is getting personalized.
Eager for public space, communities re-create their streets as temporary cafes, playgrounds, and bike lanes.
While still studying architecture at Eindhoven University, Servie Boetzkes and Jeroen Helder landed a commission through “friends of friends” to build a home in a suburb of Arnhem.
In our tireless search for what's modern now, we've combed the globe for fresh talent, seeking out design stars in the making—our next generation of Bouroullecs, Jasper Morrisons, and Patricia…
With Scandinavia's rich design legacy and long months of darkness, it's little wonder that many of the region's up-and-coming designers are masters of modern lighting.
We jostled our way into the hallowed halls of academia to spotlight four shining examples of student-made work.