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Design
10 Unforgettable Surface Moments

Our outgoing editor-in-chief, Spencer Bailey, fondly recalls some of his most life-changing...

DESIGN
In Brooklyn, Facture Studio Elevates Resin to New Heights

Two art fabricators push the material’s boundaries with a line of experiment-driven furniture...

DESIGN
Tom Dixon Wants to Show You How the Sausage is Made

The London-based designer gave us an exclusive look at his first permanent New York space, which...

DESIGN
Incarnated as a Food Item, Yves Béhar Would Be “The Future Hamburger”

The final video in our Diner Dialogues series, which zeroes in on diners and American design, we...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
Harry Nuriev’s Latest Monochrome Environment Is Anchored by This Hairy Purple Chair

The New York and Moscow-based designer teams up with Opening Ceremony to create a limited edition...

DESIGN
Here Are the Trends You’ll See During NYCxDesign

Ready for another round of designed-object intensity (or, if you’re not in New York next week, a...

Partnership
Oui Design’s 2018 Lineup is a Force of Creative Collaboration

This year's programming during NYCxDesign continues to inspire innovative projects between American

Design of the Day
This Vessel Will Renew Your Hope in American Design

Chris Wolston’s sand-cast aluminum creation is part of his latest body of irreverent yet refined...

Surface x MoMA Design Store
What a French Gadget Looks Like

A new tech product line at MoMA Design Store spotlights Made in France objects you didn’t...

Design
Meet the Dancer Turned Furniture Designer Who Brings Static Objects to Life

Coil + Drift founder John Sorensen-Jolink fuses dance, design, and performance in a new video...

DESIGN
Daniel Germani Believes Diners and American Design “Both Need to Go to Rehab”

Our second Diner Dialogues film short, focused on diners and design and filmed at The Diner last...

DESIGN
Our Copy Editor Makes Really Amazing Mini Furniture

She crafts midcentury pieces from household trash, and even fills tiny cocktails with real booze.

Partnership
Blu Dot Keeps Turning Furniture Design on Its Head

For more than 20 years, the modern home furnishings company has built its name on democratic...

THE LIST
This Is What Happens When You Give New York’s Best Bartenders a Light Switch and Tell Them to Invent a Cocktail

These high-concept drinks are objets d’art in their own right.

Design
The Architect Fueling Thailand’s Creative Class

Duangrit Bunnag is inspiring the next generation of the country’s artists and designers.