Huy Bui’s Brooklyn Loft Is Like a Self-Contained Jungle
It’s hardly a surprise that the Plant-in City cofounder lives surrounded by vegetation.
An Australian Firm Makes Portable Hotel Rooms Out of Shipping Containers
These 20-foot shipping containers are repurposed into stunning luxurious hotel rooms.
MAD’s After the Museum
A new exhibition at the Museum of Arts & Design is best described as an ecosystem, says MAD's Manager of Public Programs and...
7 Companies That Can Help You Make Your Eco-Pod
If you like the cozy, low maintenance joy of small space living, then you’ll probably find eco-pods very appealing.
Designer's Block
While some of Joe Columbo’s designs have proven the test of time (Alitalia still uses his plastic flatware), others were simply...
OfficePOD
Between rising rates of independent and freelance careers and the many changes to corporate work policies that have accompanied...
Get Equipped For Your Upcoming Holiday Travels With These Products
Hurry—there’s only a few more days until the holidays hit us with full force!
Grow Your Own Designs Like Jonas Edvard
The Danish designer truly creates organic furniture and lighting.
Stoke Your Imagination With This Playhouse-Like Suite in Berlin
A playful plywood addition brings the house-within-a-house concept to a family-run hotel in Berlin.
And the Water Wise Winners Are...
We teamed up with Kohler in hot pursuit of a common enemy—the water hog—and we asked you to submit your water-saving solutions...
Moveable Walls Amplify Sublime Views For This Costa Rican Home
Surrounded by the jungle and overlooking the ocean, this terrace house features unique foldable walls to foster a stronger...
The L.A. Home of Song Exploder’s Hrishikesh Hirway Is Barely Larger Than a Music Box
The podcaster and his wife get creative to compress their work lives into a compact home.
Making Room
Making Room, an exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York, celebrates our growing citywide fascination with living small.
Take a Pit Stop at This Eccentric Oasis Cafe in Guatemala City
Step inside Saúl Bistro and you’re transported to the fantastical and bizarre interior of this modern tropical-themed cafe in...
Andrea Zittel's Wagon Station Encampment
I park my car, take off my shoes, and head for the hills.
Clever Concept Tackles Movement Toward Smaller Kitchens
A modular culinary concept addresses the mass movement toward small-space living.
Dos Lagos Mixed-use Development
2006 AIA Design Excellence Award Winner; 2007 APA Planning Project Award...
How to Wrap Five Eggs Reissued
How to Wrap Five Eggs, a mid-60s classic of Japanese design, came back into print in the US last month from Shambhala...
In Praise of Light and Shadows
Junichiro Tanizaki’s 1933 book, In Praise of Shadows, has us thinking about how some office designs incorporate the outside world...
Alex Garcia Exhibit
I met the artist Alex Garcia nearly a year ago (we were introduced by the architect Alejandro Sticotti, who like Garcia is a...