Product design that takes cues from nature, known as biomimicry, has produced a num-ber of ingenious and popular products we use...
Paint it Black
This family of cost-conscious Hamburgers (freshly back in Germany after years abroad) converted a kitschy turn-of-the-century...
The Power of Paint
Students are redesigning their environment under the guidance of Publicolor, a nonprofit organization founded in 1996 by...
Corbusier-Approved Paint Deck
I was excited to learn, from this recent New York Times story, that the Swiss company KT Color manufactures a line of paints...
Paint it Black: One Couple's Journey to Minimalism
The prospect of retirement doesn’t just signal the end of a career; it offers the chance to recalibrate and re-prioritize in life.
Sculpture Lets the Public Paint the Sky
An art installation in Vancouver, suspended 24 stories above the harbor, lets the public create light patterns with the swipe of...
The Rewilding | A Mapped Essay in Paint & Poetry
This stunning meditative field guide on California was created specifically for Of the Wolves by artist + poet + wildlife...
6 Low-VOC Pink Paint Colors
Cover bare walls with any of these six rose-colored options from Sherwin-Williams, Devine Colors, and Glidden.
Put a Plant on It | DIY Painted Terra Cotta Pots
If your apartment or home is feeling a bit stagnant or void of life, there’s one simple thing that can breathe life back into it,...
Learn About a Color Company That Creates Modern Interior Paint
Rachel Lacy founded drikolor to create a new color technology for paint.
What's the Best Color to Paint Your Front Door? Your Guide to Finding The One
Want to know the best color to paint your front...
Diagnosing Your Designer Black Style: Three Rooms, Three Ways
When Marvin’s new Designer Black painted interior finish meets Room & Board’s cultivated cool home furnishings, it’s hard to not...
This Multicolor Facelift Owes Much to Modern Art
Abstract expressionist Richard Diebenkorn inspired the fresh coats of paint at this Maryland home.
9 Small Spaces That Are Bursting With Color
From city apartments to vacation rentals and boutique hotels, a daring and creative use of colorful paint, textiles, and other...
Take a Seat Initiative
The guerilla approach has been a popular one for Sandanistas and spray paint-wielding marketing artists alike.
The Color of Palo Alto
Sam Yates will paint the town Palo Alto, once he figures out what color that is.
Paneling is Cool Again
Back in the bad old days of design, the unholy trinity of wall coverings were harvest gold paint, flocked wallpaper, and...
Q&A with Bravo House Flipper Jeff Lewis
House flipper and paint color specialist Jeff Lewis on his hit Bravo television show, working with Home Depot, and his appearance...
20 Modern Living Rooms
Space, light, and twists on color use define this collection of some of our favorite modern living rooms from issues past.
Brooklyn design duo Domestic Construction have been hard at work turning found objects, fabric and paint into imaginative...