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Articles about product designer erwan bouroullec magic wrought iron on Dwell.com - Dwell

The French designer provides food for thought on the new wrought-iron collection he and his brother, Ronan, designed for Magis.<p>Design Platform revamps a mid-century gem that will last a lifetime.<p>Wallpaper recently announced their winners in various design related categories.<p>Michael McHale may be …

Architecture

Interactive slideshow: explore Moooi's New York showroom

<b>Extra Moooi:</b> explore furniture and lighting by designers including Marcel Wanders, Studio Job and Jaime Hayón, which is currently on display at Dutch …

Articles about 17-things-see-nyc-design-week-2015 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Design Week is upon us in New York City.<p>If a movement can be defined as a moment when people across time zones and borders act simultaneously on the same idea, then the...<p>San Francisco is a hotbed for design, spanning the disciplines of art, architecture, graphic design, illustration, and more.<p>Last …

Architecture

2015 SELECT Contemporary Art Fair, NYC

by Jeffrey Keefe<p>Now in its fourth year, SELECT Contemporary Art Fair (on now through 17 May 2015) is one of the fastest growing events to emerge amidst NYC's widely praised Frieze Week. Since its inception, SELECT has provided a platform for galleries to market mostly emerging artists, while also …

Art

A Preview of Tribeca Design District

David Weeks, Patrick Parrish and Jean Lin Share The Origins of New York's Newest Design Destination<p>Those of you visiting for NYCxDesign may have …

Foster + Partners designs simple disc-shaped pendant lamp for Lumina

<b>Milan 2015:</b> British architecture firm Foster + Partners has created a minimal pendant lamp from two metal discs for Italian lighting manufacturer …

Anderssen & Voll creates a collection of tools for indoor gardening

Oslo design studio Anderssen & Voll has designed a watering can with a long, precise spout and plant pots especially for cacti and herbs, as part of …

10 Historical Photos and Stories of Drag Queens

"Queens," or men who defy gender norms and dress as women, have always been present in the LGBTQ community and pop culture. Their journey has been long, but as a society we have progressed to a level of acceptance which has unfortunately not always been a part of our culture.<p>We acknowledge that not …

LGBTQI

Travel as a solo woman: 10 lessons for the intrepid

Two recent films about female adventurers captured the highs and lows of travelling solo as a woman. 'Tracks', about Robyn Davidson’s epic camel trek across Australia, and 'Wild', starring Reese Witherspoon as Cheryl Strayed, about a 1100-mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail, have a positive …

Jaime Lerner on Common Sense Tools to Make Cities Sustainable | Smart Cities Dive

<i>by Sebastian Miguel</i><p><i>A review of Urban Acupuncture: Celebrating Pinpricks of Change that Enrich City Life by Jaime Lerner. 2014. 143 pages. ISBN 13:</i> …

Articles about modern wares norm architects make us fall love scandinavian design all over again on Dwell.com - Dwell

Multidisciplinary studio Norm Architects was founded in 2008 by Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen and Kasper Rønn.<p>Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen and Kasper Rønn founded Norm Architects, a multidisciplinary design studio, in 2008.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's September 2016 issue.<p>Single …

Los Angeles

Articles about how design memorable pop on Dwell.com - Dwell

Decorating with statement rugs is often challenging, so here are some tips and tricks to help guide the process.<p>The color pink is traditionally associated with many things, including love, luck, and good health; perhaps that's why these...<p>Peter Eisenman, Hans Hollein, and Robert Venturi join Ettore …

Bocci debuts cloud-shaped 73 glass pendant lights

<b>Maison&Objet 2015:</b> Canadian lighting brand Bocci has launched a light made by forcing molten glass into a loose heat-resistant fabric pillow.<p>Bocci's …

How We Traveled The World On $40 A Day, And You Can Too

When we tell people that we traveled to 302 cities in 33 countries across 6 continents for our honeymoon, they generally assume we are millionaires--far from it. We just decided that life was too short, the world was too big, and the value of travel too great to wait until retirement, so we made it …

7 Explorers Name The Most Beautiful Place They've Ever Seen

Looking for travel inspiration? We've been asking fascinating people -- Pulitzer Prize-winners, world champion athletes, entrepreneurs, artists, and more -- to share the greatest travel journeys of their lives.<p><b>New Guinea</b><p>Scientist and author Jared Diamond, who won the Pulitzer Prize for "Guns, …

Hiking

New Design Sales Site Bezar Can't Get Here Soon Enough - PAPER

After leaving flash sale mecca Fab.com back in 2013, the site's co-founder and creative director Bradford Shellhammer is back with new e-retail site Bezar. Similar to other sites, Bezar, which is launching in the spring and looks like the most finely curate Tumblr page you've ever laid eyes on, …

Brown Fox – Graphic Design and Advertising Agency Identity

Graphic design and advertising agency identity by Benoit Galangau for Brown Fox.<p>Benoit Galangau is an Avignon, France based freelance graphic …

Minded Suiting by Huez*

For all the sartorial advancements in bike commuting apparel, producing a suit that can truly crossover from the bike lane to the boardroom has eluded most designers. Where a taped-seam, zippered pocket or smattering of visible reflectivity (however subtle) is an acceptable feature on the bike, …

Deep Blue

Architizer

OPS! The Decomposed Chair by Giò Belviso

With each of its legs tilted in a different direction, the OPS! Chair looks to be unstable. Designed by Giò Belviso, the fractured-looking chair …

Ding3000's Coasterlight holds drink mats beneath a candle

German design studio Ding3000 has created a cast-iron candle holder for Danish brand QDO that holds six coasters within its base.<p>Ding3000's …

Think Wood Can’t Be Sewn? Think Again!

Berlin-based product designers Anastasiya Koshcheeva and Oya-Meryem Yanik teamed up on a project that is a study in materials. Chester is a new, …

In the Details: Chi and Chi's Astronomy-Inspired Tableware Collection

For centuries, scientists, thinkers, makers and—of course—designers have looked up to the sky and stars for inspiration. From satellite imagery on …

OS & OOS upholsters Keystone chair in Raf Simons' Kvadrat textiles

Eindhoven studio OS & OOS have unveiled a version of their Keystone chair upholstered in textiles from the Raf Simons collection for Danish company …

2014 Year in Review: Where I Work

Where I Work: PELLE Designs<br>We went to Brooklyn in the Red Hook neighborhood to visit the office and creative studio space of the multidisciplinary …

The 18 Best Infographics Of 2014

2014 saw stellar examples of the power of data visualization to shed light on nearly any subject, from politics to dogs.<p>You could sift through piles of dense data sets in an attempt to understand the trends and discoveries that emerged in history, psychology, current events, and even fictional …

Hand-Eye Holiday Hits: Tosa Kitchen Knives

These beautiful and affordable chefs' knives are hot off the presses in Tosa, Japan and ready to head straight into the hot mess of your kitchen. …

Discover New Designers at Tictail's Holiday Pop-Up

For most well-meaning shoppers, finding the right gift is a challenge—let alone chancing upon something that's truly unique. Sourcing products from independent designers and brands around the world, Stockholm-based web commerce platform Tictail opened its first (albeit temporary) US retail location …