DESIGN DISPATCH
Pace Gallery Grows in Seoul, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Design Miami Names Wava Carpenter as Curatorial Director, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Apple Watch Can Assess Heart Conditions, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Nike Hasn’t Paid Income Taxes in Three Years, and Other News

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EVENTS
Surface and NTWRK Launch Two-Day Virtual Design Festival

A curated lineup of creators will showcase new products on NTWRK’s platform through live...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Venice Finally Bans Cruise Ships, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Cooper Union Will Restore Free Tuition, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Paul Andrew Departs Salvatore Ferragamo, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Nike Sues MSCHF Over Lil Nas X “Satan Shoes,” and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
WeWork Is Preparing to Go Public Again, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Serpentine Galleries Drop the Sackler Name, and Other News

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ON THE RISE
Serban Ionescu Is Igniting a Furniture Rebellion

With whimsically unbound pieces that appear to be crayoned into reality, the Romanian designer...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Maria Sharapova Serves Up a Furniture Collection, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Jeffrey Epstein’s Mansion to Get a “Spiritual Makeover,” and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Tokyo Olympics Bans Foreign Spectators, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Jewelry Design Icon Elsa Peretti Dies at 80, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Sotheby’s Jumps on the Crypto Train, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
An AirTrain to LaGuardia Airport Is Coming, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Art Market Shrank 22 Percent Last Year, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
TeamLab Opens a Digital Art Sauna, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Statue Unveiled in Brooklyn, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Beeple’s NFT Artwork Sells for $69 Million, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Design Museum Announces a Charlotte Perriand Retrospective, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Robert Indiana’s Former Home May Become a Museum, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Elon Musk Might Build a New City in Texas, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Es Devlin Will Plant a “Forest of Change” in London, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Diet Prada Sued by Dolce & Gabbana, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Galaxy’s First Space Hotel Will Open in 2027, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
MoMA Temporarily Covers Philip Johnson’s Name After Outcry, and Other News

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Design Dispatch
Peugeot Unveils Modern Update to Its Iconic Lion’s Head Emblem, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Harvey Milk’s Memorial, and Other News

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Design Dispatch
California Enacts Net Neutrality Laws, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The USPS Dramatically Redesigns Its Mail Trucks, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
A Louisville Art Museum Plans a Show About Breonna Taylor, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
LVMH Acquires a Stake in Jay-Z’s Champagne Brand Ace of Spades, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
San Francisco Is Sinking Under Its Own Weight, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The 2021 Time100 Next List Unveiled, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Atlantic City’s Trump Plaza Casino Gets Imploded, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Christie’s Auctions a Digital Blockchain Artwork, and Other News

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TRAVEL
Foster + Partners Teases Saudi Arabia’s Coral Bloom Resort

The idyllic getaway will bring a group of coral-inspired hotels to the Red Sea’s dolphin-shaped...

DESIGN DISPATCH
5 World Trade Center Gets Approved, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Alex Da Corte Lands the Met’s Rooftop Commission, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Rihanna and LVMH Close the Fenty Fashion House, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
SFMOMA Director Neal Benezra Steps Down, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Tesla Bets Billions on Bitcoin, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Nike Drops a Hands-Free Snap-On Shoe, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Obama Presidential Center Will Break Ground This Year, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Questlove Takes Home Top Honors at Sundance, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Kehinde Wiley’s Black Rock Senegal Names 2021 Resident Artists, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Black Lives Matter Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
General Motors Will Sell Only Zero-Emission Vehicles, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Covid-19 “Vaccine Passports” Will Be the New Normal, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
New York’s Gateway Program May Receive Funding Under Biden, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
A Monument Honoring Abolitionists Gets Stalled in Brooklyn, and Other News

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FASHION
High Concepts Flourished at Paris Men’s Fashion Week

Presented in a “phygital” format, the marquee event offered compelling collaborations and...

FASHION
Inside Paolo Roversi’s Enduring Creative Collaboration with Rei Kawakubo

To celebrate his solo exhibition opening at Dallas Contemporary, the famed photographer gave us an...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Southampton Now Requires Vacant Storefronts to Display Art, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Standard in West Hollywood Closes After 22 Years, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Developers Push to Open Casinos in Manhattan, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Landscape by 19th-Century Black Abolitionist Painter Gifted to the U.S. Capitol, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
An Artist’s Trump Countdown Clock Goes Dark, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Hank Willis Thomas Unveils MLK Memorial, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
New York Ends Contracts With Trump Organization, and Other News

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FASHION
Bridget Foley’s Most Exhilarating and Horrifying Moments

The stalwart fashion critic recently announced her departure from WWD after more than 30 years....

URBAN PLANNING
Paris Will Transform the Champs-Elysées Into a Massive Green Space

Anne Hidalgo, the mayor of Paris, greenlights a $300 million transformation of the Champs-Élysées

DESIGN DISPATCH
The Vessel Closes Indefinitely After Suicides, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Chelsea Hotel Resumes Renovation, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
New York Will Extend the High Line to Penn Station, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Assessing the Damage from Last Week’s Capitol Takeover

The Architect of the Capitol, the office that preserves and maintains the building’s art and...

DESIGN DISPATCH
The Smithsonian Is Collecting Objects from the Capitol Takeover, and Other News

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FASHION
LVMH Acquires Tiffany, Makes Staffing Changes

Following a bitter legal dispute, the European luxury conglomerate officially acquires Tiffany for...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Richard Serra Sculpture Vandalized in Qatar, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Chicago to Receive an E-Sports Arena, and Other News

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ARCHITECTURE
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Unveils Expansion Plans

Practice for Architecture and Urbanism wins the competition to design a $100 million expansion of...

TRAVEL
Radical Innovation Announces 2020 Award Winners

The annual competition challenges creative thinkers within travel and hospitality to pioneer...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Facebook Will Invest $150 Million for Affordable Housing in the Bay Area

Facebook will dedicate $150 million to build 2,000 units of affordable housing for low-income...

ARCHITECTURE
The AIA Bans Designing Spaces Intended for Execution, Torture

After months of pressure, the organization approves new ethics rules that prohibit members from...

DESIGN
Pantone Picks Two Colors of the Year, Encouraging Optimism

The vivid “Illuminating” yellow contrasts with the granite-like “Ultimate Gray,” signaling...

DESIGN
After 70 Years, Ikea Discontinues Its Printed Catalog

The Swedish furniture giant turns the page on one of its brand cornerstones.

CURRENTLY COVETING
This Insect-Like Table Clock Looks and Feels Alive

For the Swiss watchmakers MB&F and L’Epée 1839, Maximilian Maertens devises an intricately...

NEED TO KNOW
Martin and Anastasija Lesjak Liken Design to an Organism

The founders of Austrian firms Innocad and 13&9 forgo abstract thinking in favor of real-world...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Covid-19 Victims Who Lost Sense of Smell Are Leaving Bad Reviews for Scented Candles, and Other News

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NEED TO KNOW
The Family-Like Ethos of Suite NY

Chris Kraig, the New York furniture showroom’s longtime creative director, explains his deeply...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Salone del Mobile Postpones 2021 Edition, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

DESIGN DISPATCH
Forensic Architecture Reconstructs the Beirut Port Blast, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Sherwin-Williams Fires a Viral TikTok Paint Mixer, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The White House Scores a Noguchi Sculpture, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Boeing 737 Max Is Ready to Fly Again, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Yesomi Umolu Heads to the Serpentine, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Frieze Los Angeles and Art Basel Hong Kong Delay 2021 Editions, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Plywood from New York Storefronts Repurposed Into Art, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

DESIGN DISPATCH
Imagining Donald Trump’s Presidential Lie-Brary, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

DESIGN DISPATCH
The First-Ever Biennial for Memes, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
A Mary Wollstonecraft Statue Sparks Backlash, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Biden-Harris Campaign Honors Lorraine O’Grady, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Female Design Council Is Giving Two Grants to Black Womxn Designers, and Other News

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NEED TO KNOW
TSAR Carpets Isn’t Afraid to Take Risks

Known for high-quality custom rugs marked by bold use of color and texture, the free-thinking...

DESIGN DISPATCH
The Rink at Rockefeller Center Prepares for a Renovation, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

DESIGN DISPATCH
Times Square Has Become a Hotbed for Resistance Art, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

DESIGN DISPATCH
A Graveyard for Failed Presidential Campaigns, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
Milton Glaser Is Still Bringing People Together, And Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

CURRENTLY COVETING
David Trubridge Doubles Down on Biophilic Design

With more eco-friendly tools in tow, the celebrated New Zealand lighting designer reimagines two of

DESIGN DISPATCH
Apple Is Developing a Search Engine, LVMH Acquires Tiffany, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

DESIGN DISPATCH
Frieze New York Relocates to The Shed, And Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

NEED TO KNOW
Puiforcat’s Storied Silversmithing Heritage Is Here to Stay

Past is prologue for Luc Delambre, who’s bringing the legacy French silver maker’s...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Grace Farms Wants to End Forced Labor in the Built Environment, and Other News

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DESIGN DISPATCH
The Rubin Museum Is Building an Emotional Wellness Lab, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

NEED TO KNOW
At Savvy Studio, Branding and Architecture Go Hand in Hand

Having devised spaces and identities for fashion labels and bookstores alike, founder Rafael Prieto

CURRENTLY COVETING
These Vibrant Rugs Are a Timeless Ode to Moroccan Architecture

Captivated by the colors of Morocco’s coastal villages, Beni Rugs taps the interior stylist Colin

DESIGN DISPATCH
The Niemeyer Sphere Opens in Leipzig, Aston Martin Designs a House, and Other News

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CURRENTLY COVETING
Fermob’s Playful Furniture Keeps the Outdoors Colorful

Get a virtual taste of the French manufacturer’s latest tables, chairs, and lighting fixtures in...

CURRENTLY COVETING
Carl Hansen & Søn Reissues the Beloved Mama Bear Chair

Also known as the CH78, Hans J. Wegner’s timeless lounger stands out in the Danish...

NEED TO KNOW
With a Subtle Touch, Far + Dang Transcends Typical Design Typologies

Not beholden to any single style, the burgeoning Dallas firm infuses a variety of homes across the...

CURRENTLY COVETING
These Leather Poufs and Pillows Channel Colombian Saddle-Making

Imbued with a tactile spirit, l’aviva home’s richly detailed Talabartero collection fuses the...

NEED TO KNOW
Anna New York’s Luminous Accessories Will Last Forever

Fusing her passions for biomorphic design and natural materials, Anna Rabinowicz masterfully crafts

CURRENTLY COVETING
VOLK Furniture’s New Lineup Defies the Fast-Consumption Mentality

With a poised approach, the Brooklyn studio introduces a trio of timeless new pieces that riff on...

CURRENTLY COVETING
Hand-Painted Silk Scarves Inspired by Incredible Women

For her latest collection, Kyriaki Drakotos conceived a series of silk scarves adorned with...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

CURRENTLY COVETING
Auvere’s Scribe Collection Celebrates Universal Love

The purveyor of high-karat gold jewelry ascribes feelings of deep affection to a shimmering line of

CURRENTLY COVETING
Kiki van Eijk’s Matrice Collection for Saint-Louis Is a Crystalline Wonder

After uncovering hundreds of historic molds at the French cristallerie’s centuries-old factory,...

Design
Summer School: Surface to Partner with UPenn to Concept a Mobile Testing Unit for COVID-19

The summer competition will challenge students at the Stuart Weitzman School of Design to help...

STUDIO VISIT
Claudia Li Returns to Her Roots

Five years after launching her first collection, the New York–based womenswear designer discovers

ITINERARY
Quarantine Culture: 7 Ways to Experience Design and Art Without Leaving Your Home

A look into the life of Hayao Miyazaki, the Architecture & Design Film Festival’s virtual...

WEIRD SCIENCE
The Thrilling and Complicated World of ASMR

Despite the internet phenomenon’s enormous reach, its implications have not been widely...

ITINERARY
Quarantine Culture: 6 Ways to Experience Design and Art Without Leaving Your Home

The short films of SXSW, Loewe’s crafty Instagram Live series, captivating global history...

ITINERARY
Quarantine Culture: 6 Ways to Experience Design and Art Without Leaving Your Home

A virtual subway simulation game, the Smithsonian Transcription Center, Louise Lawler coloring...

ITINERARY
Quarantine Culture: 6 Ways to Experience Design and Art Without Leaving Your Home

A decade-long Jon Rafman project, online repositories of sound art, Kelly Wearstler’s virtual

ART
Specific Objects, Enduring Influence: Architects, Designers, and Artists on Donald Judd

Bliss Lau, Jennie C. Jones, Zak Kitnick, Josiah McElheny, Lydia Cambron, and more discuss the...

ITINERARY
Quarantine Culture: 8 Ways to Experience Design and Art Without Leaving Your Home

An online art fair, ASMR videos, streaming symphonies, and other resources for you to enjoy from...

ITINERARY
8 Must-See Exhibitions This Week, From London to Pittsburgh and Beyond

Andy Warhol's greatest hits, Pattern and Decoration in American art, Lygia Clark's experimental...

ITINERARY
9 Must-See Exhibitions This Week, From Chicago to Brussels and Beyond

Inflatable Cycladic artifacts from Objects of Common Interest, MoMA’s landmark Donald Judd...

ITINERARY
10 Must-See Exhibitions This Week, From Paris to Los Angeles and Beyond

Lucio Fontana’s spatial experiments, a collection of kimonos, witchy works, and more.

ITINERARY
7 Must-See Exhibitions This Week, From San Francisco to London and Beyond

The cartoonish clairvoyance of Peter Saul, Kerry Schuss’s experiments in Kirlian photography,

ITINERARY
8 Must-See Exhibitions This Week, From Toronto to São Paulo and Beyond

A reconstruction of Verner Panton’s sci-fi dreamscape, the bewitching debris of Sarah Sze,...

ITINERARY
10 Must-See Exhibitions This Week, From Mexico City to London and Beyond

A forest of hand-painted cushions, Hedda Sterne’s spectral paintings, Julian Charrière’s...

ITINERARY
12 Must-See Exhibitions This Week, from San Francisco to Paris and Beyond

Justin Matherly's contorted sculptures, Doug Wheeler's deep dives into light and space, Madeline...

ITINERARY
9 Must-See Art and Design Exhibitions, From New York to Berlin

R & Company shows sculptor Wendell Castle venturing into furniture, the Future Perfect plots a...

CORNER STUDIO
How Deborah Berke Became One of Architecture’s Most Visible Women

The accomplished architect and Yale School of Architecture dean opens up about how she gets the job

OBJECTIFIED
These Unconventional Wares Are Sculptures in Their Own Right

THE VANGUARD
The Rubell Family Collection’s Ambitious Next Chapter

The new Rubell Museum in Miami proves that it’s possible to go big and stay home.

DESIGN
The Power of Zizipho Poswa’s Ceramics

The South African ceramicist’s tribal sculptures catch the eye of collectors.

The Art Issue
A Letter From The Editor

Welcome to the new Surface Art Issue.

CULTURE CLUB
1stdibs Toasts Stellar Design Talent

On Nov. 13, 1stdibs hosted the New York City design cognoscenti to celebrate the 1stdibs 50, the...

EVENTS
Molteni Finds a Home in Los Angeles

In a pristine showroom designed by creative director Vincent Van Duysen, the Italian furniture...

CULTURE CLUB
Roman and Williams Toasts a Nature-Driven Palette by Farrow & Ball

On Oct. 10, Robin Standefer and Stephan Alesch of Roman and Williams hosted the United States...

DESIGN
Fall Favorites from the MoMA Design Store

In anticipation of MoMA’s long-awaited reopening after a four-month renovation, we share...

ARCHITECTURE
The Tulip Tower Gets Axed

London mayor Sadiq Khan has dismissed plans to build the Tulip Tower, a controversial supertall...

CULTURE CLUB
TAG Heuer Unveils Third Limited-Edition Monaco Timepiece

On July 10, TAG Heuer hosted a soirée at the landmark Cipriani Wall Street in New York to unveil...

DESIGN
Rockwell Group Blankets the National Building Museum in Greenery

The New York–based firm, helmed by multihyphenate architect David Rockwell, has unveiled an...

CULTURE CLUB
The Serpentine Galleries Summer Party Attracts an A-List Crowd

The Serpentine Galleries recently hosted their Summer Party, the gallery's annual fundraiser,...

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT
Near Laurel Canyon, a Shimmering Ode to Southern California Modernism

Assembledge+ masterfully revamps a spacious single-story residence that pays homage to its regional

NEED TO KNOW
This Duo Is Giving the Palm Brand a New Lease on Life

Dennis Miloseski and Howard Nuk, the founders of Palm, explain the technology brand's user-first...

CULTURE CLUB
Philippe Petit Performs at the 70th Anniversary of Philip Johnson’s Glass House

On June 8, guests gathered in New Canaan, CT, to celebrate the 70th birthday of Philip Johnson's...

Hotels
Best Designed Hotels of 2018

From the revitalization of historic structures to the arrival of fresh ideas to familiar places,...

Events
Design Dialogues No. 45 With Japan House Los Angeles

Kenya Hara spoke about his inspiration for the Takeo Paper Show exhibition, why eggs are an...

FASHION
The Best Designer Collaborations of 2017

Fashion houses, accessories brands, and watchmakers pushed their wares into new territories thanks...

ART
Top 6 Picks of Pulse Art Fair 2017

From an eye-catching photogram to fabric-and-ceramic sculptures, our selection of the best works at

ART
Best of Art Basel Miami Beach 2017

From happy ombre-hued paintings to brash black-and-white photographs of dogs, this year’s Art...

Design
Best of Design Miami 2017

From Dec. 6–10, Design Miami returns as a main attraction in Miami Beach. Here, we’ve selected...

Double Tap
Geometry Club

The standout Instagram account that’s capturing our attention right now.

Fashion
A Recent History of Black Fashion Designers

At The Museum at FIT, a show chronicles the achievements and contributions of black fashion...

Books
Lessons in Building Community

Writer Michael Webb chronicles the evolution and current state of large-scale residential design.

Partnership
Surface and American Express Platinum Celebrate the Art Issue

American Express Platinum and Surface host a dinner in celebration of the magazine’s...

Design
Object: Berluti For Krug Briefcase

A by-the-numbers assessment of a new product or accessory.

Design
Knitty Gritty

Tabula Rasa designer Emily Diamandis impressed Design Within Reach with her knitwear know-how.

Bar
Liberty Night and Day in Seoul

A new lounge in the South Korean capital embraces Jazz Age decadence.

News
Design Dispatch: Dec. 14, 2016

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

News
Design Dispatch: Dec. 13, 2016

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

Editors' Picks
Editors’ Picks: Best of 2016

Our editors select their favorite stories from this year.

partnership
Start Saving

In partnership with the personal banking app Qapital, we asked Surface’s editors to share what...

Events
Snapshots From Miami

Candid shots taken by the Surface team during Art Basel Miami Beach 2016.

Please Stop
Please Stop: An End-of-Year Roundup

Looking back on the design trends that need to end before 2017.

Fashion
Detail: Max Mara and Liu Wei’s Dream Metropolis

An eye-catching item that makes us want to take a closer look.

Events
The Party Vol. 2

Nearing the end of Miami Art Week, Surface Media threw one last party to celebrate the Art Issue...

Events
#TLKS by Adidas Originals at Miami Art Week

Surface editor-in-chief Spencer Bailey moderated the inaugural Adidas Originals #TLKS event with...

Events
In Conversation: Diana Widmaier Picasso, Craig Robins, and Ximena Caminos

Visitors convened at the Faena Art Time Capsule for Surface’s final talk of Miami Art Week 2016.

Books
December 2016 Reading List: Modern Moment

From minimalist art to the art of blues to angst over constant change, the themes that caught our...

Events
Surface and 21c Museum Hotels Throw a Miami Art Week Party with The Skins and Mia Moretti

The pajama party-themed bash celebrated the hotel's 10th anniversary and forthcoming property in...

Travel
Itinerary: Olivia Smith and Deyan Sudjic

Two people in the Surface world share their December and January travel plans.

Events
Design Dialogues No. 31

Designers Virgil Abloh and Heron Preston joined fashion editor Courtney Kenefick to discuss the...

Events
Design Dialogues No. 32

In the middle of Miami Art Week, Surface’s editor-in-chief Spencer Bailey talked to the president

Events
Revisiting Design Dialogues No. 6 with Jacques Herzog, Kanye West, and Hans Ulrich Obrist

Our never-before-published conversation between Jacques Herzog, Kanye West, and Hans Ulrich Obrist...

Events
Design Dialogues No. 30

Just before Miami Art Week kicked into high gear, Surface’s editor-in-chief Spencer Bailey sat...

PARTNERSHIP
Design Miami’s Most Anticipated

The global design fair is back and bigger than ever. Surface and Perrier-Jouët highlight the best...

Design
Louis Vuitton’s Objets Nomades Debuts New Pieces at Design Miami

Additions to Objets Nomades are reminiscent of natural evolution.

Itinerary
A State of Fairs

As art fairs descend upon Miami Beach, these are the ones that are not to be missed.

Partnership
Recap: Centre Magazine Launch

On the evening of Nov. 3, a celebratory cocktail and dinner party was held for the debut of Centre...

Events
Surface During Art Basel Miami Beach 2016

A list of everything Surface is up to this year, from Design Dialogues to a pajama party.

Itinerary
“Julio Le Parc: Form Into Action”

The 88-year-old artist has his first solo museum show in the United States.

Itinerary
Thomas Bayrle’s “One Day on Success Street” at the Institute of Contemporary Art Miami

German artist Thomas Bayrle conceptualizes the impact of technology on humanity.

Design
Object: Wool’s Worth

A by-the-numbers assessment of a new product or accessory.

Itinerary
Poeti at the Betsy South Beach

The Betsy hotel reopens with a new trattoria headed by Chef Laurent Tourondel.

Fashion
Detail: J.Mendel’s Tuileries Garden-Inspired Beading

An eye-catching item that makes us want to take a closer look.

Design
Object: Stepladder Chair

A by-the-numbers assessment of a new product or accessory.

Design
Stylish Storage

Furnishings that synthesize form and function.

Design
Work Ware

Stylish pieces, designed with the modern office in mind.

Design
The Great Outdoors

A selection of stylish, weather resistant furnishings.

Design
Waterworks

A selection of stylish pieces for the bath.

design
Phillips’ Time for Design

The auction features limited edition products, sold to benefit the London museum.

Design
Stylish Seating

Each of these new chairs and sofas sings its own song, sometimes with bravado, other times with...

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Design Dialogues Landing Page

In 2013, Surface launched the Design Dialogues Series with an expanded program featuring a strongly

Bar
A Designer Refashions a Garage With Asian Funk

Inside Foreign National, the Seattle bar with strongest Instagram potential.

Fashion
Surface and Azzedine Alaïa Celebrate the Fall Fashion Issue

The magazine and design legend threw an intimate dinner party during Fall Fashion Week.

Travel
Surface Celebrates Tumi’s 19 Degree Collection with an Intimate Dinner in New York

Art
Surface Kicks off Frieze London with Timothy Taylor and NTS Radio

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What to see at Frieze London 2016

This week, Frieze London returns to Regent's Park, unfolding over four days beginning Oct. 6. Here...

2016 Edition
Power 100

Our third annual list of influential figures in art, architecture, fashion, real estate, design,...

Design Dialogues No. 25
Design Dialogues No. 25

On Dec. 4, 2015 Surface and Soho Beach House co-hosted Design Dialogues No. 25 featuring auctioneer

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Design Dialogues No. 24

On Dec. 3, Surface, 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach, and For Your Art co-hosted Design Dialogues No....

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Design Dialogues No. 23

In the evening on Dec. 1, Surface and W South Beach Hotel and Residences co-hosted Design Dialogues

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Design Dialogues No. 22

On Monday, Oct. 12, Surface and Phillips co-hosted the first edition of The Exchange featuring...

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Design Dialogues No. 21

On Monday, Sept. 21, Surface and Soho House co-hosted the second Soho House Edition of Design...

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Design Dialogues No. 20

On Thurs., Sept. 10, Surface and Moooi co-hosted Design Dialogues No. 20 featuring Amsterdam-based...

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Design Dialogues No. 19

On Thursday, May 7, Surface hosted Design Dialogues No. 19 with Director of the Museum of Art’s...

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Design Dialogues No. 18

On Weds. May 6, Surface hosted the first Soho House Edition of Design Dialogues with designers Dror

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Design Dialogues No. 17

On March 31 at Brooklyn's Pratt Institute, Surface presented Design Dialogues No. 17 featuring art...

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Design Dialogues No. 16

On March 6th, Surface hosted the 16th edition of our Design Dialogues series in partnership with...

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Design Dialogues No. 14

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Design Dialogues No. 13

On Dec. 4 at the Soho Beach House in Miami, longtime friends and fellow artists Michael Chow and...

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Design Dialogues No. 12

On Oct. 29 at Chicago's James Hotel, Surface and Bang & Olufsen hosted Design Dialogues No. 12 with

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Design Dialogues No. 11

In October 2014, Surface + Pratt Institute presented Design Dialogues No. 11 with New York Times...

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Design Dialogues No. 10

In May, Surface hosted the tenth edition of our Design Dialogues series on the penthouse terrace of

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Design Dialogues No. 9

Surface hosted the ninth edition of our Design Dialogues talk series at Hôtel Americano in...

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Design Dialogues No. 8

Neuehouse hosted Surface magazine's Design Dialogues No. 8 featuring interior designer Adam D....

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Design Dialogues No. 7

On Feb. 1, Surface and Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles hosted the seventh installment of Design...

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Design Dialogues No. 6

Surface held the sixth installment of Design Dialogues on Dec. 4 during Art Basel Miami Beach. Hans

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Design Dialogues No. 5

On Dec. 3, for the fifth installment of Design Dialogues, Surface and Acción Cultural Española...

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Design Dialogues No. 4

Surface and Microsoft's Surface 2 hosted Design Dialogues No. 4 at Hôtel Americano in New York...

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Design Dialogues No. 3

The third installment of Design Dialogues, hosted by Surface and Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas,...

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Design Dialogues No. 2

Surface and Neuehouse hosted the second installment of Design Dialogues, featuring Ian Schrager and

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Design Dialogues No. 1

Surface hosted the first installment of Design Dialogues, featuring Giulio Cappellini and Piero...

Art
Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Michael Kimmelman

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Jeannette Montgomery Barron

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Gary Garrels

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Stephen Fry

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Diamanda Galás

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Nelson Santos

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Judith Light

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Amy Sadao

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Kenneth Cole

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...

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Jenny Holzer Collaboration: Paige Powell

In the lead up to the opening of the New York City AIDS Memorial, Surface spoke with notable...