Design Dispatch

Our daily take on the world through the lens of design.

The Chongming Bicycle Park by JDS Architects. (Image: Courtesy CycleSpace, via Archdaily)

Bike Building

With the advent of a Bicycle Architecture Biennale, there truly is a biennial for everything.

Noble Sacrifice

Agnes Gund, president emerita of the Museum of Modern Art, has sold a Lichtenstein painting to start a criminal justice fund.
[The New York Times]

Partner in Crime

Preliminary images of the Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Marrakesh have been released, prompting at least one writer to reflect on Pierre Bergé, Laurent’s life partner cum legacy manager.
[Vogue UK]

Worse for Wear

William Pope. L’s bologna-covered artwork, among others, is giving conservators a headache.
[The Atlantic]

One Better

A deep learning program is here to choose fonts and colors for you—probably better than you would have anyway.

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