Design Dispatch

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

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Building Boom

If the U.S. is going to meet rising demand for housing, it needs 4.6 million new apartments—quick.

Moving On

After just a nine-month stint with, Condé Nast is ditching the site and shacking up with Farfetch.
[The New York Times]

Scent of Sweden

Soon, youll be able to purchase the distinctive smell of Ikea (meatballs not included).

Browne Takes Basel

Thom Brownes Design Miami Basel installation opens today. He is the first fashion designer to curate the fairs Design at Large platform.

Ally in Architecture

Daniel Libeskind discusses sexism and misogyny.
[The Architects’ Journal]

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