Jordan Hruska

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Places Journal

What is the ideal setting for death? Some patients find hospitals cold and authoritarian; others regard “home-like” hospice centers as belittling or …

New Jersey

100K: A Stool or Side Table Made from Plexiglas & Staples

Mundane things don’t have to be boring, or well, mundane. The things we often take for granted can easily be used in other ways to create a …

7 Years After Katrina Washed it Away, Mayors, Amtrak Considering Gulf Coast Rail Bigger than Before

Gulf Coast

Waterloo Youth Center / Collins and Turner

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Commissioned by City of Sydney, the revitalised building is a dynamic new piece of community …

Architecture

Fab "taking a break" from selling designers' work in Europe

<b>News</b>: online design retailer Fab has changed its strategy yet again, ending its relationship with external designers and brands across Europe and …

Homebuyers Are Anxious To Ditch Their Cars And Move To Big Cities

Cranky from their long commutes and getting gouged at the pump, prospective homebuyers are anxious to hop aboard public transit, move closer to weekend nightlife and most of all, ditch their gas-guzzling cars.<p>"For every car you do not own, you save $8,000 to $10,000 a year," Maureen McAvey, the …

Peak Polar Vortex, a Visual Guide

Why Startups Need Design Students

Former RISD President John Maeda’s new gig connects young designers with Silicon Valley mentorship.<p>As the end of the fall semester drew to a close at the Rhode Island School of Design last year, the college’s leader, the charismatic digital designer John Maeda, announced he would be jumping ship …

How great artists depict winter in 10 sublime paintings

Art

Carl Jurisch's 1957 Motoplan Concept: Personal Transportation Via Self-Propelled Sidecar

Many American cities have this problem, but it's most obvious in sprawling Los Angeles: When you're trapped in bumper-to-bumper on the 405, you look …

Articles about 7 dreamy outdoor spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

This time of year, we're all gearing up for spring and are eager to freshen up our outdoor spaces.<p>With its serene beauty, we believe that Portugal is a must-see destination for all design lovers.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's November 2015 issue.<p>The alphabet is as …

Outdoor Spaces