Culture

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Caroline Baumann: At Home in the Design Museum

Caroline Baumann: At Home in the Design Museum

The Cooper Hewitt director on the museum's expanded exhibition spaces, new curatorial focus, and bringing the institution into the digital age

December 2014
Shiny, Happy People

Shiny, Happy People

On the business imperative, iterative design, and happiness

November 2014
Danish Modern Borer

Danish Modern Borer

It's not just the furniture—they're attracted to the empty wine glasses, the coffee-table books, the subdued colors...

November 2014
Let the Sunshine In

Let the Sunshine In

Access to nature is vital to our health-care system.

October 2014
The Ghosts of 1914

The Ghosts of 1914

Our columnist looks back at the Great War on the centennial of its outbreak.

September 2014
What Ever Happened to Experience Design?

What Ever Happened to Experience Design?

Technology isn't a substitute for human-centered solutions.

September 2014
The High Ideals of the Living Building Challenge

The High Ideals of the Living Building Challenge

Jason F. McLennan, CEO of the International Living Future Institute, on shaping the future of sustainable design

July-August 2014
Want Universal Design? Make Technology More Intuitive

Want Universal Design? Make Technology More Intuitive

Designer Patricia Moore on the shortcomings of minimal compliance, and why she’s hopeful that technology can create a more inclusive built environment

July-August 2014
Futurist Predicts How Gen Z-ers Will Work

Futurist Predicts How Gen Z-ers Will Work

Dr. Michael O’Neill, senior research strategist at Haworth, on the future of the office, the demographics dilemma, and the emerging need for clarity in workplace design

July-August 2014
Playing in Traffic

Playing in Traffic

New Yorkers have found numerous ways to ignore the highway-centered city of Robert Moses.

July-August 2014