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6 of the Best Art Museums in Miami

From major institutions to private collections, Miami is an art-world powerhouse<p>While many consider New York, London, and Paris to be the centers of the art world, Miami has been making a name for itself as a destination for contemporary art. There are, of course, Art Basel and Design Miami (along …

House Tour: Sweet Small Space with a Retro Scandi Modern Mix

<b>Name:</b> Mylène <b><br>Location:</b> Villeray, Montreal <b><br>Size:</b> 500 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Rented, 2 years<p>It's not surprising to learn that Mylène works as a …

Adorable 1-Pound Fawn is the Newest Member of the World's Smallest Deer Species

On May 12th, an adorable Pudu deer was born at the Queens Zoo in New York City, making it the newest member of the world's smallest deer species. At the time of its birth, the adorable little male fawn weighed exactly 1 pound and measured a mere 6 inches long and 6 inches tall. Of course baby …

8 excellent open source data visualization tools

Data visualization is the mechanism of taking tabular or spatial data and conveying it in a human-friendly and visual way. In this article we look at …

Seinfeld: the unlikely inspiration for this season’s menswear

What is the deal with fashion? Who turned the runways of this weekend’s menswear shows into a 90s sitcom? Why is everyone dressing like a character on Seinfeld these days?<p>All those oversized plaids and twills that the Seinfeld ensemble like were on show in Casely-Hayford, Shaun Samson and Topman …

Jerry Seinfeld

These GIFs Show the Freakishly High Definition Future of Body Scanning

General Electric<p>1 of 4<p>General Electric released images on Wednesday from its first clinical trial of a next generation body scanner that captures …

High-Definition

For Designers, 10 Useful Resources To Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

<b>To kickstart</b> the year, we have rounded up 10 useful online resources and irresistible deals that you can use to get your creative juices flowing.<p><b>Take</b> …

Man Quits Job to Convert Old Van into Mobile Home to Travel the World

Travelers

Turn Any Surface into a Dry Erase Board for Max Creativity

Unless you have some sweet job that involves traveling around the world or eating at a new fabulous restaurant every day, we’re willing to bet that you probably spend a lot of time at your desk. A desk that is likely covered with notes, note pads, stickies and redminders.<p>But if you expand your …

Home Studio Essentials Episodes 1-10

If you’ve been watching my recent videos over on Adorama TV you’ll have noticed a pattern forming. Over the past months the majority of the videos …

A Trash Can Jonathan Ive Could Love

Now on Kickstarter, the Swing Bin is the most beautiful trash can we’ve ever seen.<p>Looking like a painted wooden column sliced diagonally in half with a samurai sword, the Swing Bin is one of the most beautiful trash bins we have ever seen.<p>It’s also a feat of creative construction. The Swing Bin is …

Prototypes

Can 3D Printers Save Libraries?

With text becoming digital we'd think that libraries are suffering, if not dead already. But libraries—long known as reference and research …

Libraries

DIY Glowing Inlaid Resin Shelves by Mat Brown | Colossal

<p>A few days ago, UK industrial designer and jeweler Mat Brown shared with the Reddit community his ingenious idea for a set of resin inlaid chestnut …

Why Fender’s Interactive Design Team Wireframes Its Site By Hand

At Fender, new interactive designers receive both a laptop and a pouch with pens and paper. They use the pens and paper more.<p>In the early stages of conceiving a site, web and UX designers will create wireframes–a digital blueprint which lays out the structure, priority, and hierarchy of a website …

Fanta Visuals by Studio Office

A range of illustrative and playful visuals created by studio Office for Fanta.<p>San Francisco based branding and design studio Office was commissioned …

Graphic Design

Commitment of the Week: Robin Wright in 'The Congress'

Hodge-podge, thy name is "The Congress." Ostensibly about an iteration of Robin Wright played by Robin Wright who sells the rights to her on-screen …

Graphic Icons: Visionaries Who Shaped Modern Graphic Design

The book suggestion of this week is titled Graphic Icons: Visionaries Who Shaped Modern Graphic Design by John Clifford. Based on the reviews it is a …

Graphic Design

Articles about 7 idyllic island prefabs on Dwell.com - Dwell

A family’s remote island retreat becomes a more permanent home base, thanks to the efficiency of building modular.<p>Resolution:4 Architecture creates astounding prefabricated homes that are tailored to their sites and the unique needs of their...<p>With its main components manufactured in a factory and …

Laundry Gets Dynamic

The Dynamo is a fabric sterilizer that syncs with the everyday lifestyle of its user. It’s a small handy washing machine for one to three garments, …

The Crystalline Series by Niche Modern

Lighting and tabletop company Niche Modern, out of Beacon, New York, has launched the Crystalline Series of lighting which features four glass …

Design

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Loft Design Inspiration

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Peter Ang<p>This loft features a desk/work area with leisure in mind by means of the hammock. Inviting, isn’t it? The high ceiling allows …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Round-Grotesk, Axis, Watermelon

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Sponsored – Webydo Invites Designers To Their Closed Beta For The First Code-Free Parallax Animator - The Fox Is Black

Thanks to the input from its community of over 88K professional designers, Webydo’s code-free, B2B web-based design studio has established itself as …

Steelcase And Susan Cain Design Offices For Introverts

Downward dogs and meditation aside, these five “Susan Cain Quiet Spaces” offer productivity-enhancing focus and privacy at work.<p>Introverts of the workplace are having a moment. The office furniture company Steelcase teamed up with Susan Cain, author of the bestseller <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts</i> …

Ergonomics

A Woodsy Retreat in Chile

SGGB Architects designed the CBI House in Puerto Varas, Chile where the biggest challenge was thermal optimization. Spread out over three floors, the …

Architecture