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Design
The Design World’s Most Influential Person (You’ve Probably Never Heard Of)

Rossana Orlandi’s Milan space is a bastion of groundbreaking contemporary design.

Fashion
Sterling Ruby: Stretching the Canvas

Sterling Ruby combines art and fashion with his close friend Raf Simons.

Travel
Announcing the Surface Travel Awards

Introducing our inaugural tribute to the spaces, products, and innovators that inspire and connect...

News
Design Dispatch: Mar. 24, 2017

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

Hotel
The Warehouse Hotel Harkens Back to Singapore’s Seedier Times

This converted 19th century "godown" may look contemporary, but it hasn't completely shed its...

Restaurant
Let Alma Handle Your Work-Life Balance

A shared workspace in Stockholm embraces the social-club-as-office model—plus fine dining for all.

Hotel
The New Venice Hotel We’re Dying to Book

Design director Diego Paccagnella engineers a boutique stay with provincial credibility.

News
Design Dispatch: Mar. 23, 2017

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

Books
Organic Chaos in Rick Owens’s Furniture Designs

A new book delves into the fashion icon’s furniture designs—and how his life partner, Michèle...

News
Design Dispatch: Mar. 22, 2017

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

Fashion
The Watch Also Chimes

The elusive chiming watch has long been the ne plus ultra for collectors, and this year it’s back

Design
Surface x Summit at Sea

A look at the characters of Summit Series, aboard the final voyage of its floating conference.

Art
Jonathan Anderson’s Sculptural Silhouettes

The designer behind JW Anderson curates an exhibition with playfully defiant takes on the human...

Design
Charles Pollock’s Last Collection

It seemed like the designer’s heyday had come and gone with the Midcentury Modern style of the...

Taste
What Ronald Reagan and Andy Warhol Have in Common

Bob Colacello reflects on the two icons who defined his life and career as a writer and observer of

News
Design Dispatch: Mar. 21, 2017

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.