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Espaço Espelho D’ Água restaurant in Lisbon

Vertical Gardens Spruce Up a Dusty Monument

Some serious greenery transforms a 1940 building in Lisbon, Portugal.
April 1, 2016
Casa Bahia by Alejandro Landes features a cantilevered balcony overlooking Biscayne Bay in Miami, Florida

A Home Colossus Fights Against Gravity

Rough materials ground a seemingly lighter-than-air getaway in Miami.
March 31, 2016
Field Office coffee shop exterior with wood overhang and tables

Two Cool Surfers Design Some Serious Furniture

Combining clean lines with traditional craftsmanship, this pair creates a demand for South African design.
March 31, 2016
The new Breather and The Sill workspace in Manhattan

No Need to Gossip Around the Water Cooler Here

When Breather and The Sill come together, you know it’s going to be productive. The two companies recently partnered to create The Oasis, a lush plant-filled space to work or relax at in Manhattan.
March 25, 2016
Ein Hod Home by EN Studio

Simplicity Squared: Two Simple Boxes Make Up This Stripped-Down Home in an Israeli Artists' Village

In the arty enclave of Ein Hod, Israel, young interior design firm En Studio creates a serene space that's pared down to the essentials.
March 24, 2016
Bowl Chair by Lina Bo Bardi designed for Arper in 1951.

Bring the Best of Brazilian Modernism to Your Home with This New Book

For anyone who loves modern design, you can now add Brazil Modern: The Rediscovery of Twentieth-Century Brazilian Furniture to your personal library.
March 17, 2016
The Eytys store in Stockholm designed by Axel Wannberg

A Chic Swedish Boutique Inspired by Shiro Kuramata, Minimalist Sculpture, and More

A Japanese postmodernist and a Spanish sculptor walk into a store...
March 15, 2016
fuel up phaidon studio olafur eliasson the kitchen book communal meal

Olafur Eliasson Eliminates Sad Desk Lunches with This Amazing Daily Ritual

A new book from Phaidon, Studio Olafur Eliasson: The Kitchen, documents a beloved daily routine in the artist’s Berlin studio: group lunch. Ninety employees, from architects to painters, enjoy a family-style meal at communal tables. Recipes and photos reveal that even food serves as a medium of expression in this multi-disciplinary practice.
March 12, 2016