Second to None
With House 2.0, architect Pieter Weijnen demonstrates the exponential rate at which green design is advancing.
The Everyday Carry of an Architect: David Galullo of Rapt Studio
“The world is bumpy and imperfect, but these products suggest order where none may exist.” -David Galullo
Product Developments
We asked three product designers from three different fields what the future holds. Oddly, none of them mentioned…
Eglu by Omlet
How many times have you opened your refrigerator to scramble an egg for breakfast, and then realize that you have none…
Healthy Holiday Cocktails, by Juice Served Here
Tis the season for festive fun and delicious cocktails. With all the holiday parties to attend – and host – we were in…
An Introduction to Universal Design
Mention universal design and see your companions’ eyes start glazing over. Though formally flashy chairs and posh…
Art of the Novella Series
I'm something of a sucker for graphically clever series of paperbacks. Penguin's Great Ideas series is nice, if…
Manhattan
Like many white people of a certain age, I first visited Harlem by mistake. I took the wrong subway and barely got out…
Raumplan House by Alberto Campo Baeza
Raumplan House is a minimal residence located in Madrid, Spain, designed by Alberto Campo Baeza.
A Textile Designer’s Home Is Unapologetically Colorful
Orla Kiely furnishes her renovated Victorian house with her signature prints.
Three Starchitects for the Price of One at the Leeum
The rather poorly named Leeum Samsung Museum of Art (an unfortunate collision of “Lee”, surname of the Samsung family…
The Wait Is Over: Modern by Dwell Magazine Arrives at Target
The new Dwell x Target home collection, offering modern pieces at attractive prices, is in stores and online today.
This Luxurious Apartment in Greenwich Village Is Only 520 Square Feet
A designer of grand homes packs all the essentials—and more—into a Manhattan studio of his own.
Artist Reinvents the Contemporary Art Experience
Sargam Griffin, a contemporary artist located in Healdsburg, California, is reinventing the art experience.
Last Chance: Lessons from Modernism
Modern-minded New Yorkers have just a few more days to swing by Cooper Union’s Lessons From Modernism: Environmental…
Modern History on the Block
Make of it what you will: Welton Becket's "House of Tomorrow" is in foreclosure.
Golden Rule: Back Up
Backing up our computers is something we all know we should do, like flossing. But so few of us actually follow through…
Robin Wilson Green Cabinets
At this point it's hard to take the term "eco-friendly" at face value. Greenwashing has, unfortunately, become a…