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The Desktop Wallpaper Project featuring Luke Twyman - The Fox Is Black

I first came across the work of UK artist Luke Twyman late last year and I was amazed at how beautiful it was. He painted these incredible snowy …

Articles about iceland designmarch 2013 highlights on Dwell.com - Dwell

Iceland recently celebrated its biggest ever annual design festival, DesignMarch 2013.<p>San Francisco's manufacturing tradition is getting a jump start thanks to SFMade, a weeklong celebration of makers in the City by...<p>Shh, can you keep a secret? The Royal College of Art in London is having its …

San Francisco

On Subways, We’re Anti-Social But Also Nicer Than You Think

A study of the New York City subway reveals the social complexity of our everyday commute.<p>Riding the subway never gets easier. We get more proficient to an extent–learning all the stops and the quickest transfers–but the (anti)social tension never really lessens. Are we socialists or capitalists in …

Milan 2013: Favorites from SaloneSatellite

Salone Internazionale del Mobile is the trade show around which Milan Design Week has grown, and SaloneSatellite is the section dedicated to new …

Sculptural Wooden Water Map Sink Inspired By London Map

Wooden bathroom appliances are very fashionable today because wood is an unusual material for a bathroom and it makes the space cozier. This crazy …

England

Clever Negative-Space Package Design Wins Design of the Year 2013

Here's a brilliant example of how a couple is using design, and cleverly exploting an existing system, to do some good in the world. British social …

It’s Science: Tylenol Can Ease Your Fear Of Dying

Tylenol, we all know, is a surefire salve for minor aches and pains. But according to a new study, it might help with some greater afflictions, too. Like the anguish of knowing that the universe is a cold, indifferent place and our time in it little more than a cosmic blip of infinitesimally small …

Bold Outdoor Furniture Worthy Of Wonderland

If you take pride in your garden, it makes sense that you’d want to sit outside and enjoy it. And in selecting that seating, you have some options. You could go for something understated–some simple, useful chairs that wouldn’t distract too much from the floral array. Or you could pick up a few …

Articles about tumblr who wore it better on Dwell.com - Dwell

Welcome to the era of the megacity.<p>An architect creates a long-term home for his parents around a glass enclosure built to celebrate Northwestern wilderness.<p>Spend blissful hours recharging your creative battery with these ten Tumblrs we've put together to make you feel inspired, keep...<p>Or is one …

New Jersey

Minimalist Children’s Toys: Machi by Kukkia

Machi is a minimalist children’s toy designed by Japanese-based firm Kukkia. Kukkia means ‘to bloom’ in Finnish and ‘kuki’ means stem in Japanese. …

Stalasso Lighting by Joeri Claeys

The Stalasso pendant lights, designed by Belgian designer Joeri Claeys, resemble hanging drops. Inspired by dripping stalactite, those icicle-shaped …

First Container, Then the World: Just 36 Hours Left to Kickstart Detroit Collision Works!

<i>Shel Kimen loves a good story, and hers is a tale of a grassroots effort to support a creative community in their time of need. She dreamt up Detroit</i> …

The story of Timothy Hursley and his obsession with a dilapidated grain silo - The Fox Is Black

Growing up in a rural area, I probably passed by dozens and dozens of useless, sinking grain silos without ever stopping to think about them. But I’m …

Floral Porcelain Skulls by NooN | Colossal

<p>French artist NooN has teamed up with K.Olin tribu (previously) to create a pair of pretty wicked porcelain skulls imprinted with flowers. The black …

Dominic Owen's Z-Boys

Home to many of our favorite drawers, London seems to be boiling over with talented illustrators as of late. The most recent to catch our eye is the young and restless Dominic Owen. His character-driven illustrations take on a life of their own with little more than minimal details and primary …

Clothing

From Berg, A Birdhouse Powered By Your Twitter Stream

The last time we checked in on designers at Berg, they were helping Google imagine the future of objects. Before that, they were putting the finishing touches on the Little Printer.<p>Now, with #FLOCK, they may have solidified their place as kings of technological whimsy. Because #FLOCK is a handmade …

Interview: Chef Edward Lee

by Stephen J. Pulvirent<p>You might remember Chef Edward Lee from his stint on Top Chef Texas, but that's hardly the most interesting thing about him. The Brooklyn-born chef actually honed his skills in some tough New York kitchens before a road trip to the Kentucky Derby in 2001 ultimately led Lee to …

Korean Food