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Big Ideas for Cities Reach Chicago by Way of South Africa

Johannesburg-based design studio Counterspace was founded in 2014 by young architecture graduates Sumayya Vally, Sarah de Villiers, and Amina Kaskar. Their projects are collaborative, research-led investigations into possible futures and ideas of otherness in Johannesburg.
April 25, 2016
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Forging a Connection to the Texas Skies One Window at a Time

It can’t be denied that windows play a key role in ensuring that a home blends seamlessly with its environment. When Stephen Lohr and David Stocker of SHM Architects began designing the Sunnybrook residence in the Preston Hollow neighborhood of Dallas, they were determined to find the right windows to outfit a structure that would be fully integrated into the landscape.
April 11, 2016
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Five Tips for Young Architects

Why Thorsten Deckler, co-founder of 26’10 South Architects, says sharpening your creative skills starts with looking outside the industry.
April 8, 2016
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The Lighting Designer Who Has Melded Form with Function for Decades

When it comes to lighting design, the vital role that technology plays can sometimes be forgotten. Luckily, a number of designers have made it their goal to be at the forefront of the industry and to incorporate updates that enhance both form and function. Beginning in the late 1960s and continuing to this day, Robert Sonneman has consistently explored ways of innovating and perfecting his designs, leading to a selection of iconic silhouettes that have been carefully tweaked to make them more efficient than ever.
April 4, 2016
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Salvaged Outdoor Gear Gets New Life, Thanks to a Surfer-Designer Duo

Sealand is a brand dedicated to making sustainable, upcycled products from old sails and tents.
March 25, 2016
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One of These Ultra-Modern Bathrooms Could Be the Escape of Your Dreams

Have you always imagined living in a home that has a bathroom that feels like your own personal spa and leaves visitors enchanted?
March 21, 2016
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What Goes On Behind-the-Scenes at Henrybuilt’s Seattle Test Kitchen

Many leading companies have begun to realize the benefits of having a well-designed, quality kitchen in their office, and have created spaces where their employees can rejuvenate, collaborate, and grow as a team. Over the past 18 months, Henrybuilt has worked with a number of brands to build unique in-house kitchens in which their employees can look forward to enjoying on a daily basis. In 2015, they decided to try it out for themselves and installed a test kitchen into their Seattle design and production facility.
March 14, 2016
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The Possibilities Are Endless With This New Cutting-Edge Cooktop

Every time Miele comes out with a line of innovative appliances, we wait in eager anticipation to see what the new and improved capabilities will be. For their most recent launch, they’ve introduced a high-tech line of Induction Cooktops with special technologies including PowerFlex and Con@ctivity 2.0. The collection takes cooking to a whole new level with outstanding capabilities focusing on safety, efficiency, power, and precision.
March 7, 2016