Best of Design Awards
Best of Design Awards
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...
Product design that takes cues from nature, known as biomimicry, has produced a num-ber of ingenious and popular products we use...
6 Modern Paint Colors That Make a Bold Statement
Get inspired by these bold colors that speak volumes when it comes to marrying style with personality.
Watch: Two L.A. Brothers Nail the Secrets of Limewash Paint
The sibling owners of Portola perfect a limewash that gives walls the rich character of aged plaster.
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...
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...
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.
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,...
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...
Marvin Windows and Doors
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 door?
This Multicolor Facelift Owes Much to Modern Art
Abstract expressionist Richard Diebenkorn inspired the fresh coats of paint at this Maryland home.
Top 5 Homes of the Week With Exuberant Interiors
For the non-minimalists among us, these playful interiors have been painted with every color on the palette.
9 Small Spaces With Color
From city apartments to vacation rentals and boutique hotels, a daring and creative use of colorful paint, textiles, and other...
The Color of Palo Alto
Sam Yates will paint the town Palo Alto, once he figures out what color that is.
4 Smart Ways to Increase Your Home’s Value When You Renovate
During your next home renovation, choose changes that aren’t just about picking the hottest paint color; instead, add true value...
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...