Liam Mayer

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Carmen Herrera: 'Men controlled everything, not just art'

It’s noon at Carmen Herrera’s home in downtown Manhattan. Time for a drink. “Would you like a cup of tea, or a scotch?” she asks. Scotch, please. She smiles. It’s the answer she was looking for. We rummage among the boxes – bottle after bottle of the finest single malts – before settling on the …

Siblings

Poll: With new tech for both all-metal and all-glass designs, which should Apple use for 2017 iPhone?

A KGI report last month suggested that Apple could be headed back to an all-glass iPhone after a succession of metal-bodied models. Different people will have different aesthetic preferences, but there have also so far been practical considerations at play.<p>Glass backs allow for a clean design, but …

Emerging Technology

15 superb art ideas to decorate your room

Have you ever looked at a painting that was bought for hundreds of thousands of dollars, and you don’t understand why it costs so much, because your …

Emmys Apple Music ad dubs For You feature the ‘instant boyfriend mixtape service’

Apple tonight premiered a new Apple Music ad during the 2015 Emmy Awards focusing on the “For You” feature of the service. The ad stars actresses Kerry Washington and Taraji P. Henson, as well as singer Mary J. Blige.<p>The ad depicts the three stars discussing their love for creating mixtapes, while …

Apple Music

DIY or DI-Don't: Paint Dipped Artwork

Do you think this DIY trend is fabulous or blasphemous?<p><i>Oliver Jeffers</i><p>Would you dip-dye a painting? After stumbling across this mini trend at . Who knows: Maybe this is a trend to try in 2015.<p><b>Would you dip-dye a painting?</b> Or is that going one DIY step too far?<p><i>DIY Candy</i><p><i>Homedit</i><p><i>READ MORE on</i> …

Jim Murphy to announce his Scottish Labour leadership campaign on Thursday

Labour's shadow international development secretary will release a statement announcing his candidacy on Thursday and hold his first campaign event on Saturday<p>Jim Murphy will announce he is running to become the next leader of the Scottish Labour Party on Thursday.<p>The Telegraph understands Mr …

Watch Jony Ive and Elon Musk talk design and sci-fi transportation

Tired of hearing little more than soundbites from tech luminaries such as Apple's Jony Ive and Tesla's Elon Musk? Today's your lucky day. <i>Vanity Fair</i> has posted its full video interviews with both Ive and Musk, giving you an insight into how the two executives work. Not surprisingly, Ive's chat …

Watch the Extended Interview with Apple's Jony Ive from Vanity Fair

We first posted a snippet Jony Ive's interview Vanity Fair where he discussed design at Apple as well as Steve Jobs' inspiration. The magazine has …

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Looking Up at Hong Kong's Densely Populated Skyscrapers

<i>Stacked</i> is an intense series that features the compact urban architecture of Hong Kong. Standing from below, Australia-based photographer Peter Stewart points his camera upwards to capture the abstract shapes which form the densely populated public housing structures.<p>Clothing hangs from railings, …

Skyscrapers

Apple CEO Tim Cook to Speak at Climate Week NYC Today

Apple CEO Tim Cook is scheduled to speak at Climate Week NYC for the first time today. The annual conference covers environmental sustainability. The …

Ettore Spalletti at MAXXI (Contemporary Art Daily)

<i>Yes, the colour, as it shifts, occupies the space and we enter. The frame that delimited the space is no longer there. Taking it away, the colour</i> …

How to Stop Being Lazy and Get More Done: 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

'Christables': Innovation in Communion Delivery in Need of More Design?

This past weekend, Reddit users have been delighting in pictures of prepackaged grape juice (alas, not wine) and bread (or is that gum?) communion …

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear.<p>Most of us …

It's hard not to feel the excitement of Walter the lab as he runs towards the sea

Behind the scenes of IBM's Wimbledon data bunker

IBM's near real-time Wimbledon data is powered by county tennis players from across the UK, patiently recording the dynamics of every serve, slice and volley<p>Beyond the grass courts, tennis whites and jugs of Pimms, there’s a whole flurry of activity going on in a dimly lit underground bunker. The …

LG G3 Beat spotted at the FCC, complete with AT&T LTE

The LG G3 Beat was official announced for release in China and other Asian markets last week, and was packing some rather impressive specs into a slightly smaller 5 inch form factor than the LG G3. Earlier, the same sized LG handset was spotted passing through the FFC, compete with support for …

Mobile

A day in the life of a deaf school girl in North Korea

Ju Su-yang is 16 years-old and attends one of North Korea's 11 schools for disabled children. Rory Maclean met her for a new British Council exhibition on life in North Korea<p>• Day in the life of a dolphin trainer<p>• Day in the life of a footballer<p><b>Ju Su-yang, 16, schoolgirl</b><p>Born in Pyongyang, 4 …

Watch the full Tim Cook ABC interview on 30 years of Mac, NSA surveillance (Video)

Yesterday we posted some excerpts from an ABC interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook and other executives that officially aired on the network last night. In the interview, Cook is joined by Apple’s Apple Senior VP Craig Federighi and Apple software VP Bud Tribble to talk about the 30th anniversary of …

Early 2011 MacBook Pros Are Dropping Like Flies, Heat Issues To Blame

If you have a 2011 MacBook Pro that is wonking out like it was haunted by a Japanese ghost, you’re not the only one. It appears that a massive number of early-2011 MacBook Pro owners with AMD graphics are having issues with system crashes and hardware problems, with failure rates reaching a …

MacBook Pro

“To look is one thing, to see is another thing; to see is very difficult, normally; to look is to try to see

<i>“To look is one thing, to see is another thing; to see is very difficult, normally; to look is to try to see. I have looked and I hope I have seen.”</i><p>Regarded one of the most important Spanish sculptors of the 20th century, Eduardo Chillida was born on this day in 1924 in in San Sebastían. Much of Chillida’s work is inspired by his Basque upbringing, and many of his sculptures have titles in the Basque language, Euskera.

The 10 Best Design Books Of 2013

No matter how convenient Kindles are, they will never do justice to beautifully printed, full-color art and design books. (And reading them often doubles as a workout–the big ones require serious biceps to even lift.)<p>See more of the year’s best design: <br>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Photo Essays …

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1913 | "Composition in Brown and Gray" by Piet Mondrian

Watermarks – Abstract Photography by Marco Visch

Abstract Photography.<p>Marco Visch aka VISCHframe is a fine art photographer who always tries to capture a unique moment. The lighting, shades, or …

Photography

WWDC 2013 Spoiler Free Video Stream [Video Posted]

With Apple's 2013 Worldwide Developer's Conference kicking off on Monday, some users are interested in avoiding all of the announcements and waiting until Apple posts the recorded video of the event so as to experience it without already knowing the outcome.<p>For those individuals, we've posted this …

50 Design Problems In 50 Days: Real Empathy For Innovation (Part 1)

The adventure taught me an unbelievable amount about design’s power to solve problems and about my own capacities as a designer. Importantly, it …

The Ellis Residence, Schenectady

The Ellis Residence, Schenectady

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