Second to None
With House 2.0, architect Pieter Weijnen demonstrates the exponential rate at which green design is advancing.
The Everyday Carry of an Architect: David Galullo of Rapt Studio
“The world is bumpy and imperfect, but these products suggest order where none may exist.” -David...
Product Developments
We asked three product designers from three different fields what the future holds.
Healthy Holiday Cocktails, by Juice Served Here
Tis the season for festive fun and delicious cocktails.
Eglu by Omlet
How many times have you opened your refrigerator to scramble an egg for breakfast, and then realize that you have none left? With...
Barcelona or Madrid: Where to go first with Spain Golden Visa?
The two greatest and biggest cities of Spain; none other than Barcelona and Madrid have long been friendly rivals and the history...
An Introduction to Universal Design
Mention universal design and see your companions’ eyes start glazing over.
Art of the Novella Series
I'm something of a sucker for graphically clever series of paperbacks.
Manhattan
Like many white people of a certain age, I first visited Harlem by mistake.
Modern Kitchen Upgrade Ideas From a Danish Design Firm That's Challenging the Kitchen Market
Kitchen remodels can be intimidating, partly because of the myriad of choices and decisions that must be made for both aesthetic...
“If You Build It” Documentary Shows Power of Design Education
Designer/activist duo Matthew Miller and Emily Pilloton are no strangers to hitting the road for the greater good.
Taking Care of Business
A look back through the history of prefab reveals a few failures that proved to be great opportunities for learning and...
Artist Reinvents the Contemporary Art Experience
Sargam Griffin, a contemporary artist located in Healdsburg, California, is reinventing the art experience.
Editor’s Letter: Ideas for Life
Here is the best idea for life: Choose to be extraordinary.
Design Icon: 10 Buildings By Alvar Aalto
Alvar Aalto, one of Finland’s greatest architects, made modernist masterpieces with a human touch.
Raumplan House by Alberto Campo Baeza
Raumplan House is a minimal residence located in Madrid, Spain, designed by Alberto Campo Baeza.
Usefulness in Small Things
I've always been a firm believer that some of the most interesting design is found in the objects we use everyday.
A Brooklyn-Based Landscape Firm That’s Reshaping New York City’s Green Urban Scene
Based in Brooklyn, New York, Future Green Studio is cultivating beautiful and sustainable landscapes throughout NYC, one...
A Family Guesthouse Made for Accessibility, Aging in Place—and That View
With both an aging relative and a wheelchair user in mind, architect Neal Schwartz creates a family guesthouse designed to be...
Three Starchitects for the Price of One at the Leeum
The rather poorly named Leeum Samsung Museum of Art (an unfortunate collision of “Lee”, surname of the Samsung family who...

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