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After The Jump: Radio Interview with Anne + Michel of Design Brooklyn (MP3)

This week I had the pleasure of speaking with writer Anne Hellman and photographer Michel Arnaud, co-creators of the new book <i>Design Brooklyn</i>. After …

Articles about green details on Dwell.com - Dwell

Carver + Schicketanz Architects’ eco-friendly renovation earned this mid-century-modern home LEED Platinum certification and...<p>Few feelings equal the rush of shopping in the center of the universe with cold hard cash—–or credit—–burning a hole in the...<p>Design pared to the bone is a high-risk …

Wellcome Library

Just to remind you that despite the 9 degree temperature in London we're heading into the late spring bank holiday weekend. We'll be closing at 18:00 …

David Foster Wallace's Legendary Graduation Speech Is Now An Awesome Short Film

Novelist David Foster Wallace gave a speech called "This Is Water" to the 2005 graduating class at Kenyon College.<p>The speech, which has become legendary, discusses how meaningless daily routines take over our lives and that we have to choose how we think, and what we pay attention to.<p>"This Is …

A collector of rare diseases

Today (28th February) is Rare Disease Day, and it seems appropriate to draw attention to our holdings of the papers of a major figure in the history …

Design Sleuth: Swedish Botanicals as Decor

It wasn't until I took a class in botanical illustration that I truly understood the skill that goes into detailing each dissection: the rare meeting …

How a Cat Boosts Your Creativity

History is laced with cat-loving creators, from Hemingway’s profound affection for his felines to Edison’s pre-YouTube boxing cats to the traditions of Indian folk art. But hardly anyone has made a greater case for the cat as a creative stimulant and a mystical muse of writing than <b>Muriel Spark</b> in …