Design Classic: Eames House Bird
The small decorative black bird is considered one of the most famous Eames pieces, even though it wasn't designed by Eames at all.
The Birds and The Beavers
Connecticut birders happily swap their waterlogged Wellies and foggy field glass for the Wesleyan student–designed SplitFrame, a...
Early Drawings by Famous Architects
Early architectural drawings showcase established architects' creative explorations on paper.
Little Bird Swing
I was on North Haven Island, Maine recently to report a story for the July/August issue of the magazine, and I went to visit a...
Angela Adams and The Birds and The Bees
Angela Adams is largely known for her bold textile design, but more recently she's expanded her line to include clean-edged...
Bungee Bird Feeder
Summer is a great time for bungee jumping.
Bird Calls from Sweet Bella
The design world, like Tippi Hedren, pecked on all sides, has fallen prey to the birds.
The Everyday Carry of a Creative Duo: Early Work
Early Work is driven by an instinct to subtract and simplify.
Great Speeches in Architectural History: The Floo Floo Bird
President Obama's inaugural address yesterday sent me running for William Safire's splendid compendium of great speeches (he used...
15 Modern and Creative Spaces For Kids
It's never too early to instill a good sense of design into your kids.
Knoll Inspiration: It Began With A Sketch
Early drawings of beloved designs from Knoll's...
Richard Meier's 1973 Douglas House Receives Historic Designation
More than 40 years after its completion, an early masterpiece by the Pritzker Prize–winning architect receives historic...
Casa Perfect Debuts Reinaldo Sanguino’s Vibrant Ceramics Inspired by ’90s Graffiti Culture
Throughout his 20-year career, Venezuelan-born artist Reinaldo Sanguino has been influenced by material culture, early-1990s...
Modern-Shed | Sacred Studio
In the early 90s, near the start of her career as a professional artist, Lin began working from home and relished having the...
Student Project: Open Pollen
High school students at Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall school in Massachusetts got an early lesson in architecture and design when they...
A Barbershop That’s a Cut Above
Birds Barbershop is an Austin mainstay, offering beer, music, and arcade games in addition to affordable cuts.
The story of the smart home has yet to be written—one early adopter explains why.
Interview: Robert Storey
We speak with the London based set designer about trying to balance life, early beginnings and moving to New York.
Weekend Getaway: The Roundhouse in Beacon, New York
A comfortable hotel spanning four buildings that date back to the early to mid-1800s is much-needed addition to the town of...
Earlier this month, Workstead, a Brooklyn–based design firm comprised of Robert Highsmith and Stefanie Brechbuehler, unveiled...