Manifesto Destiny
There is a pivotal point at which an idea becomes a conversation, a conversation turns into a conspiracy, and a…
The Fruit Bowl Manifesto
(Originally published in the premier issue of Dwell Magazine, October 2000)
Platform 21's Repair Manifesto
Designers talk a lot about extending product lifecycles, but most often in terms of creating new objects with…
MANIFESTO Architecture and Modern Atlanta Announce MA Prize 2013: 'Share'
MANIFESTO Architecture and Modern Atlanta (MA) collaborate to host the third annual MA Prize competition.
The Futurist Movement
Manifesto: F.T. Marinetti, “The Founding and Manifesto of Futurism” (1909)
The Postmodern Movement
Manifesto: Robert Venturi, “Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture” (1966)
The Eco-Design Movement
Manifesto: Bruce Sterling, “Viridian Design Speech” (1998)
The Arts and Crafts Movement
Manifesto: William Morris, “The Lesser Arts of Life” (1877)
The Deconstructivism and Digital Design Movements
Manifesto: Philip Johnson and Mark Wigley, “Deconstructivist Architecture” (1988)
The Modern Movement
Manifestos: Le Corbusier, “Towards a New Architecture” (1923)Walter Gropius, “The Theory and Organization of the…
The New Urbanism Movement
Manifestos: Jane Jacobs, The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1961), Congress for the New Urbanism, “Charter 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…
Son of Fruit Bowl
Rather than being an historical movement from the first half of the 20th century, left over and reheated, we think of…
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of…
Can't Get Enough Carbs—or Jonathan Adler
Calling all Upper West Siders: no longer any need to travel to Soho, the village or the Upper East Side to pay a visit…
Undivided Attention
New York mainstay Miya Shoji continues to hone the art of Japanese screen-making.
Future Shock: Guggenheim’s Gorgeous Retrospective on Futurism
Championing a radical and utopian vision, the artists profiled in the Guggenheim’s new exhibit Italian Futurism,…
Steel Framed Split-Level Home in Germany
What do architects build when they can be their own clients?
Clifftop House with Angled Roof in Maui
With an angled roof designed to resemble the surrounding cliffs, a house in Maui, Hawaii, is built to meld with the…
New Olson Kundig-Designed Wing Opens at Tacoma Art Museum
The Haub Family Galleries nod to Tacoma's industrial past.