The Bangkok Beat
Mason Florence, ex-rodeo rider, photo gallery director, and publisher of Bangkok 101, steers us through Thailand’s…
One Canadian Family Beats the Cold by Escaping to Palm Springs
Renowned for its iconic midcentury architecture and legendary celebrity habitués—Frank Sinatra, Ava Gardner, Bob Hope,…
An Energy-Efficient Hybrid Prefab Keeps Cool in the Palm Springs Desert
Drawing from the laws of nature, an architect devises a way to beat the heat in the California desert.
Meet Upstart Humanitarian Architecture Duo TYIN Tegnestue
Two young Norwegians take a hands-on approach to do-good design with projects in remote Thailand, Bangkok, Sumatra, and…
From the Show Floor: Sasaki
Bass beats suddenly stream from Dwell on Design’s speakers. It’s not an African drum, but a public broadcast of…
Bringing Beets to the Streets
The beats you hear booming through the Oakland streets might be emanating from the cars of future rap stars—or from the…
Susan Paley at CES
From the Internet of Things to connected cars and 3D printing, one of the masterminds behind the Beats by Dr. Dre…
Poster Service
Posters have come a long way since those old David Cassidy or Hanson classics you ripped straight from the pages of…
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their…
Four Houses and a Future
When we first visited Beat Schenk and Chaewon Kim two years ago, they were in the process of building the second house…
Susan Paley on Game-Changing Technology
At Dwell on Design, Susan Paley, the entrepreneur and strategic advisor behind such brands as Beats by Dre and JBL,…
Met Life
Climate-controlled high-rises make sense when the changing seasons bring extreme temperature shifts, but in Bangkok,…
Design-Build Time-Lapse
TYIN Tegnestue, the Norwegian architecture firm founded by Andreas Gjertsen and Yashar Hanstad in 2007, has made it…
curio 2: high volt
For the 2nd issue of Curio, New York based Art Director and Stylist Marcus Hay, portrays the band of misfits that once…
Please Mr. Postman – Letterpress Holiday Cards
Holiday cards and I have a very strong, very long-standing love/wait relationship. I love writing and sending (and…
Emerging Designers at City Modern
Tuesday night, Jerry Helling, the president and creative director of Bernhardt Design, and Wendy Goodman, New York…
Moby, the Architecture Blogger
You know his beats. How about his blogs? World-famous DJ and full-time bald alien, Moby, moonlights as an architecture…
Design Shop: The Future Perfect
When David Alhadeff opened The Future Perfect in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, in 2003, he made it his mission to showcase…
Friday Finds 7.01.11
We're back from our Friday Finds hiatus with seven great things for you to check out. Have a listen to some synth-heavy…
iQ Test
A leisurely test drive of the 2012 Scion iQ—the moniker being the brand’s clear shot at the Smart Car—proved its…