Behind the Design: Vincent Van Duysen
A glimpse into the acclaimed designer’s creative mind.
A Mies van der Rohe-Inspired Cottage in Johannesburg
A floating wall on a Johannesburg cottage draws inspiration from local mining moguls and Mies van der Rohe.
Surf Shacks 014 - Raimana Van Bastolear
In the middle of the South Pacific sits a little island that’s home to one of the most revered (and deadly) waves in the world,...
A Used Cargo Van Becomes a Mobile Studio
Filmmaker Zach Both got creative when it was time for him to hit the road for work last year.
Democratic Design: The Work of Le Van Bo
Van Bo Le-Mentzel arrived on the shores of Germany as a young refugee from Laos.
Mies van der Rohe, Lafayette Park
High-rise superblocks and identical clusters of row houses set apart from the urban grid have been much maligned as some of the...
Art Nouveau Architect Henry van de Velde
Noted architect Henry van de Velde (1863-1957) designed gorgeous, modern buildings and interiors in his now famous Art Nouveau...
Walter van Beirendonck Brings His Fantastical World to IKEA
The outlandish Belgian fashion designer, a member of the iconic Antwerp Six, creates a quirky pattern-filled capsule collection...
Lighting Up Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House
Two Chicago multimedia artists want to flip the switch on a Mies masterpiece to create an immersive experience.
Dutch Pastoral
A derelict farmhouse in The Netherlands is updated with skill and wit by designers Kiki van Eijk and Joost van Bleiswijk.
This Light-Filled Cabin in the Netherlands Is Completely Made by Hand
Zecc Architects and Roel van Norel show just what can happen when great minds work together.
It's Alive! The Stained Glass That Mimics Photosynthesis
Marjan Van Aubel makes technology a little more natural.
Black, Red, and Green All Over
A dramatic house in Australia drew its architectural inspiration from Mies van der Rohe but got its color from fresh tomato sauce.
Meet an Emerging South African Creative Known for His Bold Blend of Art and Architecture
Cape Town–based architect Jaun van Wyk wants to restore architecture to an art form.
A Table That Charges Your iPhone
Designer Marjan van Aubel’s Current project, based on photosynthesis, uses a solar-powered table to charge electronics.
Two Film Industry Veterans Flip the Script With a Suburb-to-City Move
While many established couples prefer the calm of the suburbs, Annette Van Duren and Alan Sacks make the unconventional move into...
Run by the Sun
In Holland, being green is not a choice, it's a governmentally enforced obligation.
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their own social...
What Lies Within America’s First Urban-Renewal Project
High-rise superblocks and identical clusters of row houses set apart from the urban grid have been much maligned as some of the...