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Wordplay
In the Age of Robots and Autonomous Assembly Lines, Is Craftsmanship Still a Thing?

Surface Media’s CEO on why data is now a key material in all design.

DESIGN
The Uncommon Approach at Objects of Common Interest

Architects Eleni Petaloti and Leonidas Trampoukis discuss collaborating, their tag-team style of...

Partnership
How It’s Made: Montblanc Writing Instruments

At Montblanc’s headquarters in Hamburg, Germany, making world-class writing instruments is a...

Design
Designer of the Day: Kustaa Saksi

The Amsterdam-based designer discusses his penchant for trippy textiles, pastries, and strolling...

Design
Li Edelkoort Calls the Work of Millennials Metaphors for Tomorrow

The celebrated trend forecaster discusses the next generation of designers—digital natives she...

Design
Flynn Talbot Morphs a V&A Gallery into a Vibrant Hall of Light

On view throughout the London Design Festival, the Australian designer’s immersive installation...

Design
Designer of the Day: Alex Lin

The founder of Studio Lin on his firm’s forthcoming book for OMA, the most meaningful website...

Design
Designer of the Day: Karlyn Sutherland

The Scotswoman talks baking, her connection to place, and working as an artist-in-residence at the...

Fashion
Designer of the Day: Mari Giudicelli

The Brazilian designer talks plants, green tea, and aliens.

art
Put Onstage, This Understated Textile Steals the Show

In the hands of international designers, Kvadrat’s Canvas fabric morphs into remarkable works of...

Design
Dror Benshetrit Wants Everyone to Experience What It’s Like on the Moon

The designer believes that by gaining a broader, cosmic perspective, our world will shift...

Design
Designer of the Day: Pierre Renart

On the eve of his U.S. debut, the French designer talks about the appeal of custom furniture,...

Design
Designer of the Day: Hiroko Takeda

The Brooklyn-based designer discusses maintaining the legacy of the handmade, fear of drowning in...

Design
Designer of the Day: Todd Bracher

The American designer discusses the search for truth, helping brands grow, and how he's rethinking...

Survey
Seating That Proves Modern Can Still Be Cozy

These chairs and sofas play with proportions for ultimate comfort.