Jessica Houlemard

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LA Looking at Ballroom and Other Convention Center Updates

Now that the Downtown NFL stadium/LA Convention Center update planned by LA Live developer AEG is looking pretty dead, the city's looking at ways to update the aging <b>Convention Center</b> on its own. Yesterday, the City Council's Ad Hoc Committee on Downtown Stadium and Convention Center Renovation …

Gran Turismo Trimaran

Clemens Auer’s modern yacht design takes inspiration from almost the polar opposite: classic cars! This is most noticeable in the trimaran’s front …

Designing a Better Supermarket - The Fox Is Black

It wasn’t until I had lived other places that I realized how terrible the grocery stores in Mississippi are. I was wandering around a Gelson’s or …

A New Survey Looks At Los Angeles As A Beacon Of Urban Planning (Wait, What?)

Los Angeles doesn’t tend to receive the same architectural reverence as, say, New York or Paris. But spend a little time there, and there’s plenty of historical mystique to be unpacked (just ask Moby, who started a blog on the topic). Said unpacking is exactly the goal of a new exhibit opening this …

Articles about destination week istanbul on Dwell.com - Dwell

To call São Paulo—the largest city in Brazil and one of the largest in the world—overwhelming is an understatement.<p>Dwell traveled to Turkey’s most cosmopolitan city for the first annual Istanbul Design Biennial, discovering a modern heart...<p>It’s been called Byzantium, Constantinople, Stamboul, and …

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Watch: Our Deepest Fears, Revealed By Google Auto-Complete

“I’m 10 and pregnant.” It pops up in the white auto-suggest drop-down before your finger can even leave the zero key. And that’s only because Google has seen that exact search hundreds, thousands–who knows how many times before.<p>The moment is jarring, but Marius Budin pushes forward right through …

Typefaces for People with Dyslexia - The Fox Is Black

I was really fascinated by this article about a typeface designed specifically to help people with dyslexia make fewer reading errors. Folks who have …