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NEED TO KNOW
How Branding Expert Christopher Skinner Tells a Compelling Story

Five years after launching the beauty branding agency School House, the LVMH alum dishes on how...

Partnership
An Esoteric Publisher Pops Up at MoMA’s Flagship Museum Store

With a catalogue full of titles blurring the line between art and literature, Siglio is subverting...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: MJ Tyson

Long inspired by the notion that all material carries a past, MJ Tyson focuses her practice on...

ARCHITECTURE
Governors Island May Receive a Climate Research Center

A sprawling complex by WXY would revitalize the island’s underused waterfront—and may be what...

Designer of the Day
Designer of the Day: CK Reed

The L.A.–based artist and designer brings mixed-media canvas works and painted furniture to life...

CURRENTLY COVETING
At SCAD, Emily Mae Smith’s Wildly Inventive Visions

Kicking off the SCAD Museum of Art’s long-awaited reopening, “Feast and Famine” illustrates...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Claudia & Harry Washington

Claudia and Harry Washington founded C&H Washington Studio on the notion that design should connect

ARCHITECTURE
Frank Gehry’s Eisenhower Memorial Finally Sees the Light

Following a 21-year saga beset by bureaucratic and financial woes, the Dwight D. Eisenhower...

Project Spotlight
Studio PCH and Nobu: Kindred Spirits

The design firm and culinary empire share both their California heritage and a holistic ethos...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Nak Armstrong

Nak Armstrong draws from his architecture and fashion backgrounds to devise wildly experimental...

Photography
George Byrne’s L.A. is Beautifully Eerie

The Australian artist's forthcoming monograph documents the past five years of his life in L.A....

Launch
Announcing Design Dose, Your New Portal for Exclusive Product Drops and Discoveries

NEED TO KNOW
The Gallerist Duo Championing Unsung Postwar Artists

Christine Berry and Martha Campbell, the founders of Berry Campbell gallery in New York, seek to...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Cecilie Manz

Widely considered one of the greatest Danish industrial designers of her generation, Cecilie Manz...

Social
Surrealist Dreamscapes Fill This Digital Designer’s Instagram Feed

Barcelona–based Simon Kaempfer renders transcendental scenes that transport viewers to an...

ART
The Story Behind Banksy’s Pink Refugee Rescue Boat

In perhaps his most ambitious activist gesture yet, the anonymous British street artist funds a...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Chris Halstrøm

Timelessness and subtlety fuel Chris Halstrøm, whose furniture eschews trends for rich textural...

Beauty
A Men’s Grooming Brand with a Fashion Ethos

Homme fuses its founder's fashion background with natural ingredients that reflect its Swedish...

DESIGN
The Unsung Utility of Knitted Textiles

At Copenhagen’s 3daysofdesign, Kvadrat gave 28 designers carte blanche to create objects of...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Kyriaki Drakotos

Kyriaki Drakotos views her namesake label, which specializes in hand-painted silk textiles, as a...

DESIGN
This Virtual Lecture Series Offers a Crash Course in Authentic Design

In response to Covid-19, Be Original Americas democratizes its annual student fellowship through a...

DESIGN
A Graphic Toolkit to Encourage Social Distancing

The wayfinding experts at Applied have created a universal signage system to help encourage safer...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Aude Jan & Charles Gout

Having developed a lifelong affinity for fashion under her mother, a patternmaker for Chanel and...

STUDIO VISIT
Lily Stockman in Full Bloom

Leading up to her second solo show with Charles Moffett, we drop by the abstract painter’s airy...

Design
A Movie Theater Seat for the COVID-19 Era

Designer Benjamin Hubert's Sequel Seat features UV light sterilization technology, antibacterial...

QUARANTINE CULTURE
Essential Art21 Documentaries to Stream Now

More than two decades worth of art documentaries are streaming for free courtesy of Art21. Tina...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Paris Forino

After spending more than a decade fine-tuning her sensibilities with designers and architects in...

Opening Shot
Hotel June’s Carefree Terrazzo Energy Reinvigorates a Modernist Building in L.A.

The offshoot of the popular Proper Hotels brand debuts on the Westside with a relaxed atmosphere...

CURRENTLY COVETING
Beni Rugs Looks to Brazilian Modernism and the Bauhaus

For its latest collection of vibrant flatweaves, the purveyor of handwoven Moroccon rugs draws...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Will Choui

Will Choui has fine-tuned a system of evolving, transforming, and repeating two-dimensional...

CURRENTLY COVETING
Water Droplets Inspire BIG’s New Pendants for Louis Poulsen

The Danish lighting mainstay teams up with Bjarke Ingels Group for a series of sleek aluminum...

ARCHITECTURE
What If the Brooklyn Bridge Was a Microforest?

An augmented reality art space, a public bazaar, and urban woodlands are just a few of the...

Opening Shot
A Renowned Photographer’s Childhood Home is Now Mexico’s City’s Most Distinctive New Stay

Situated in the late Manuel Álvarez Bravo's grand house, Circulo Mexicano's Shaker-inspired...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Yael Sonia Pomper

The daughter of a gemologist, Yael Sonia Pomper discovered an affinity toward handmade sculptural...

Need to Know
Assembledge+ Embodies Laid-Back California Cool

"I’d like to think that California Modernism is appealing because it is more about a lifestyle...

ART
Mary Little’s Poetically Tactile Reflections on Canvas

Through a virtual show with Estudio Persona, the Angeleno artist presents a series of textile...