June 2013

The Juice Room

The Juice Room

Hearth at Home

Hearth at Home

It is now possible to have fireplaces anywhere, even in code-bound New York City.

Luminous Shelter

Luminous Shelter

Form Us With Love's modular Hood pendant is much more than just a light fixture.

Surface Invasion

Surface Invasion

Now that technology can be embedded into virtually anything—walls, floors, ceilings, even carpets— we’re just starting to sort out the implications.

Midlife Crisis

Midlife Crisis

Long after its glory days at the very top of the tech-world heap, a now-mature Microsoft turns to workplace design in the battle for young programming talent.

Under One Roof

Under One Roof

By getting tourists out of their cars, the Tahoe City Transit Center protects its surroundings.

A Place in the Canon

A Place in the Canon

The modernist Koloman Moser gets his first American retrospective.

Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Two competitions underscore the value of research, innovation, and collaboration.

Marissa Mayer Is Right

Marissa Mayer Is Right

The controversy has our columnist thinking of his first home office.

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.

Think Again

Think Again

Steelcase develops a more comfortable and sustainable version of its groundbreaking chair.

Gensler's Secret Sauce

Gensler's Secret Sauce

Just two years after the worst recession in decades, the firm is reporting record-breaking revenue.

Giving Back

Giving Back

In the post–Ray Anderson era, Interface sets itself even higher goals.

Aiming High

Aiming High

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

Office Frontiers

Office Frontiers

New releases at the NeoCon fair push boundaries in the workplace.

Family Recipe

Family Recipe

A young designer creates an ingenious set of cooking tools (with accompanying app) that enables her autistic brother to cook for himself.

Chiat's Triumph

Chiat's Triumph

The ad man had some visionary ideas about workplace design - 20 years too early.

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