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DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Hagit Pincovici

After embarking on a month-long journey to experience the desert’s endlessly chromatic geological

DESIGN
How Designers Are Cultivating a New Aesthetic for Cannabis

Can smart branding build the first legal weed empire?

DESIGN
Emeco’s Latest Chair Is Virtually Indestructible

The American furniture brand enlists Barber & Osgerby to create a lightweight yet incredibly...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Malcolm Majer

Through haphazard, illusory, and rapturous arrangements of form, the Baltimore-based furniture...

FASHION FINDS
Givenchy Goes into the Mystic with Its New Handbag

Clare Waight Keller continues her successful streak at the French label with a new chic carryall. 

WATCH WEDNESDAY
Watch Wednesday: Rado DiaMaster Ceramos

Relying on its vast expertise working with ceramics and other newfangled alloys, Rado was able to...

CULTURE CLUB
Aperture Foundation Fêtes Ethan James Green’s Forthcoming Monograph

On April 5, Aperture Foundation held its annual spring benefit to celebrate Ethan James Green’s...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Sarah Lavoine

Sarah Lavoine’s use of color imparts emotion like no other. The Parisian aesthete, who founded...

DESIGN
The Female Designers Who Trounced Milan

Seven unstoppable women debut show-stealing collections at Milan Design Week.

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT
At Auburn, a New Eatery by Chef Eric Bost, Meditation Is on the Menu

Ease your mind over its four- to nine-course meals.

CULTURE CLUB
Dancing the Night Away at 1stdibs and Gufram’s Bar Alto in Milan

On April 10, 1stdibs and Gufram took over Milan's Eden Skyhouse for a night of disco, dancing, and...

DESIGN
Arthur Mamou-Mani and Karin Gustafsson on COS’s Milan Design Week Pavilion

On a sunny day in Milan, as visitors wandered to and fro throughout Palazzo Isimbardi, we chat with

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Gabriel Scott

Since founding their Montreal lighting and furniture studio in 2012, the brothers-in-law have...

CULTURE CLUB
Scenes From Guillermo Santomá’s Revved-Up Milan Debut With RIMOWA

On April 8, Milan Design Week attendees flocked to Spazio Maiocchi to celebrate Spanish artist...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Nick and Rachel Cope

Already known for their dazzling collections that effortlessly elevate wallpaper to high art, the...

STORE
An Hermès West Side Story

New York’s Meatpacking District welcomes the Parisian Brand’s 36th store in the U.S.

WATCH WEDNESDAY
Watch Wednesday: Zenith Pilot Cronometro Tipo CP-2 Flyback

Zenith’s vaunted history as a producer of military chronographs for the Italian Army is on...

DESIGN
Add These Installations to Your Milan Design Week Itinerary

Salone del Mobile attendees have much to see across the fair’s endless expanse of halls, but...

CURRENTLY COVETING
At Long Last, a Grown-Up, Lighted Mobile—Courtesy of ANONY

Whimsical—yet refined.

High Design
CBD Beauty Products are Taking Skin Care to New Heights

From body oils and serums to bath salts to recovery salves, the beauty world is going crazy for...

THE UTOPIA ISSUE
Florence Knoll Turned Interior Design into a Profession

The design industry looks back on Florence Knoll Bassett's accomplishments after passing at the age

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Hanako Maeda

The Tokyo-born fashion designer and ADEAM founder, who has been tapped to design custom pieces for...

DESIGN
We’re Already Geeking Out Over These Milan Design Week Debuts

From an Ini Archibong sofa that evokes natural stone formations to Kvadrat's curtains inspired by...

SURFACE X MOMA DESIGN STORE
Energize Your Daily Routine With MoMA Design Store’s Wellness Products

An exciting new array of tech-forward health products makes MoMA Design Store your one-stop shop...

NEED TO KNOW
Need to Know: Christopher Boots of Christopher Boots

"It’s actually quite incredible to realize the intensity and the tenacity of the human condition.

DOUBLE TAP
A Shapely Female Figure in Dreamlike Environments Stars in This Artist’s Instagram Feed

A contemporary Spanish comic finds a muse.

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Sandy Chilewich

Ever since devising “plynyl,” a proprietary woven vinyl that launched her career, the founder...

DESIGN
Your Future Bathroom Will Express Itself

At Milan Design Week, Kohler reveals a new paradigm of powder room trends that are anything but...

THE UTOPIA ISSUE
Jorge Pardo Continues to Redefine What It Means to Live With Art

The artist's exploration into the intersections among design, painting, sculpture, and everyday...

WATCH WEDNESDAY
Watch Wednesday: Montblanc 1858 Monopusher Chronograph Limited Edition 100

The vintage aesthetic of the chronograph, which comes in a 40 mm stainless steel case, comes...

Art
“On View” Takes a Sardonic Look at Selfie Culture

Artists Ania Catherine and Dejha Ti discuss "selfie stages" and "data doubles" in celebration of...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Jane D’Arensbourg

Using glass as a vehicle to capture light, energy, and fragility, Jane D’Arensbourg infuses each...

CURRENTLY COVETING
Bolon’s “Diversity” Collection Makes the Case for a Shoegazing Revival

Flooring patterns you can't help but stare at.

THE UTOPIA ISSUE
Iddris Sandu is Going to Change the World

The 21-year-old has coded for tech's biggest names, collaborated with hip-hop stars, and received...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Louis Jobst

Bristol-born Louis Jobst has fine-tuned the skill of crafting lighting fixtures that balance...

The Upgrade
At Art Basel Hong Kong, the Show Extends Beyond the Fair

Shopping malls, hotel lobbies, Victoria Harbour—platforms for both emerging and established...