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ART
Artist Prune Nourry Finds Healing With a Blowtorch

The French creative unveils “The Amazon” at The Standard High Line in New York during a...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
This Pendant Borrows the Best of What a Jellyfish Has to Offer

The transparent body and complex anatomy of Artemide’s Harry H light evoke the sea creature’s...

HOTEL
Opening Shot: In Tbilisi, Art Deco Vibes Permeate a Soviet-Era Publishing House

The team behind the artisan-led Rooms Hotels in Georgia repurpose a Brutalist structure for their...

ART
Ai Weiwei’s Refugee Crisis Artworks Are Looking For a Home

Public Art Fund and eBay for Charity collaborate on the sale of limited-edition banners from the...

PARTNERSHIP
Inside the Furniture Company That Puts Inclusivity Over Ego

Blu Dot’s founding principles of democratic design and humility come to life at its Minneapolis...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
A Lamp, Rendered in Eye-Popping Colors, That Looks Good Enough to Eat

British designer Jonathan Trayte’s first U.S. solo exhibition is a feast for the eyes.

Art
Weekend Cheat Sheet: June 18 – 24, 2018

Ashtrays as art at Fisher Parrish, Liliana Porter’s broken memories, Thomas Bayrle’s first...

THE LIST
8 Artful, Statement-Making Wallcoverings

Marked by non-repeating patterns and intricate details, these wallcoverings and wallpaper double as

RESTAURANT
Opening Shot: Next-Wave Indian Cuisine at a New York Gastrobar

After introducing San Francisco to a contemporary vision of high-end Indian gastronomy at the...

STANDOUTS
10 Ways to Light Up a Room

Our favorite fixtures of the moment are made from horizontal hand-blown crystal, hand-hammered...

DESIGN
Collecting Vintage Guitars: Everything You Need to Know About Selecting the Ultimate Functional Design Object

The beginner’s guide, courtesy of Nashville's George Gruhn—the ne plus ultra of high-end...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
We’re Totally Game to Play With This Little Devil

From Alexander Girard’s iconic Wooden Doll series, this solid-fir figurine is naughty and nice.

RESTAURANT
Chef Akira Back’s Secret Ingredient at a New Fanciful Restaurant? His Mom

Her sinewy ceiling installation presides over Studio Munge’s polar design that uses luxurious...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
This Sophisticated Floor Lamp Couldn’t Care Less About Standing Up Straight

Foscarini’s Dolmen floor lamp isn’t ashamed of reclining in public.

HOTEL
Opening Shot: Dramatic Lines and Invigorating Color in Germany’s Largest Port Town

Milan-based Matteo Thun teamed up with set designer Robert Wilson for an eye-popping revamp of The...