Design

Title Issue
Going Dutch

Going Dutch

Hella Jongerius, Rem Koolhaas, and Irma Boom redesign the Delegates’ Lounge at the renovated United Nations building in New York City.

November 2013
We Are All Mad Here

We Are All Mad Here

A whimsical interior enlivens the sober building of Vienna's 25hours Hotel.

September 2013
Metropolis Likes at NeoCon 2013

Metropolis Likes at NeoCon 2013

Metropolis editors spot emerging design trends through our social media-based award program.

June 2013
A Place in the Canon

A Place in the Canon

The modernist Koloman Moser gets his first American retrospective.

June 2013
An Idea Whose Time Has Come

An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Almost 50 years after the Action Office, Herman Miller embarks on the next big rethinking of the workplace: the Living Office. It is the ultimate twenty-first-century work-in-progress.

June 2013
Aiming High

Aiming High

The Runners-up: A new generation of designers takes on an ambitious set of pressing social challenges.

June 2013
Screen Play

Screen Play

For today's kids, the line between the physical and the digital is often a seamless blur.

May 2013
Quest for Experience

Quest for Experience

In an increasingly smaller and more wired world, the challenge for hotels today goes beyond the logistics of lodging, and now includes illusive and ephemeral offerings.

May 2013
Beach Chic

Beach Chic

Miami’s latest Alchemist store distinguishes itself with unconventional materials.

April 2013
Material Savvy

Material Savvy

Benjamin Hubert has built his practice based on a research-led process.

March 2013