UPSTARTS
Don’t Want No Scrubs?

Direct-to-consumer brand FIGS is giving the health care industry a dose of millennial cool.

SURFACING
A Japanese Design Studio Threads the Line Between Human and Nature

Takt Project’s lighting fixtures melt and grow like icicles.

EXTREME BEAUTY
Meet Tokyo’s Most Daring Florist

Floral artist Makoto Azuma pushes the boundaries of art, fashion, and nature with his experimental...

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Arraw Joker by RJ Watches

Created as a fitting tribute to DC Comics’ villains, RJ Watches reimagines the character watch...

Exhibition
teamLab Brings its Mind-Bending Visuals to Australia

This October in Melbourne, the collective behind the teamLab Borderless digital art museum,...

The Boundaries Issue
The Breakout Year of Ini Archibong

Embracing the tenets of spirituality and mysticism, Switzerland-based designer Ini Archibong is...

The Boundaries Issue
Wisdom: Clodagh, Designer, New York

"I didn’t grow up wanting to be a designer. My father planned his children’s lives, and I was...

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Bulgari Octo Roma Monete

Fabrizio Buonamassa employs an ancient Roman coin into a modern day timepiece.

The Boundaries Issue
David Lynch’s Universe Knows No Bounds

With a new gallery exhibition at Sperone Westwater in November, director and artist David Lynch...

Retail
Issey Miyake Brings his Signature Pleating Machine to Tokyo

The Japanese fashion designer’s new Homme Plissé store features the brand's signature pleating...

The Boundaries Issue
Artistic Director Yesomi Umolu Mixes Architecture and Activism for the third Chicago Architecture Biennial

This year's biennial expands its scope to engage every fiber of the urban fabric. Yesomi Umolu...

On The Rise
Designer Peter Do’s Incognito Plan to Fashion Fame

A star is born by remaining purposefully under the radar.

Obsession
A Furniture Collection Immortalized in Stone

One of creative icon Karl Lagerfeld’s most impressive contributions to design makes its stateside

Architecture
Ho Chi Minh City’s Central Park Steps Into The Future

On what was once a set of 19th-century French railroad tracks, Ho Chi Minh City's revamped Central...

Art
Magdalene Odundo Teams Up With David Adjaye to Stunning Effect

The ceramicist and the architect have turned the Norman Foster-designed Sainsbury Centre for Visual

Architecture
At Notre-Dame, a Statement of Rebirth

Ravaged by a fire earlier this year, the historic cathedral receives a pop-up place of worship...

Art
Five Art Shows Taking a Bow in August

Whether you're in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami or New York, these art shows are about to skip...

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Vacheron Constantin tries out Blockchain Technology

The ambitious plan to revolutionize watch buying using cryptocurrency.

Art
With [AR]T, Apple Plants Itself Firmly in Augmented Reality

The tech giant teamed up with the New Museum to help curate its new AR project series.

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Timex American Document Series

Timex brings American spirit, ingenuity, and craftsmanship to a new lineup of hand-assembled...

Fashion
Pierre Cardin, Fashion’s Ultimate Futurist

The Brooklyn Museum's retrospective blasts off with the famed designer’s out-of-this-world...

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Ulysse Nardin Diver Great White Limited Edition

Photographer Ben Thouard doesn’t just surf the big waves—he takes you inside them.

The Legacy Issue
Exceptional Presence: Black and White Fashion takes Center Stage

Transcending a lack of color, a hive of creative minds wear black and white fashions from Spring...

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Timex Marlin Automatic Snoopy Edition

With the new Snoopy Edition, the Timex Marlin gets into character.

Events
Global Entry: All Roads Lead to the International Folk Art Market in Santa Fe

A behind-the-scenes look at some of the artists working in Mexico, India, Kenya, and Guatemala as...

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Garmin’s Marq Series Tool Watch

The tech brand brings utility back to tool watches.

The Legacy Issue
Mining the Surface Archives: We’ve Got You Covered

A deep-dive into Surface’s history reveals 26 years of art, design, and fashion at the bleeding...

Hotel
Opening Shot: New Orleans’s Maison de la Luz

Atelier Ace and Studio Shamshiri bring a modern, global aesthetic to the Crescent City.

Watch Wednesday
Watch Wednesday: Tudor Black Bay Bronze

The Tudor Black Bay Bronze, winner of the "Petite Aiguille" prize at the 2016 Grand Prix...

The Legacy Issue
Your Field Guide to Celebrating 100 Years of the Bauhaus

It was many things: a movement, a school, a style, a mixed-up social set. As an actual institution,

The Legacy Issue
Mining the Surface Archives: Gone, But Not Forgotten

A deep-dive into Surface’s history reveals 26 years of art, design, and fashion at the bleeding...

Art
For NYC Pride, the WorldPride Mural Project Paints the Town

All throughout Pride Month, 50 artists will drop heavy palettes of color across the five boroughs...

Travel
Future Island: How Richard Bailey Built Marlon Brando’s Vision into the World’s Most Luxurious Eco Resort

Five years into an extraordinary mission, The Brando’s Richard Bailey offers a new vision of...

The Legacy issue
Alberto Alessi Adds to His Legacy

Alberto Alessi, who helms the eponymous Italian homewares mainstay, dishes on David Chipperfield...

The Legacy Issue
The Naked Truth: Carine Roitfeld on Post-Vogue Life, Her New Perfume, and Collaborating With Karl Lagerfeld

The fashion impresario reveals a new side of herself.