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Designing for the Senses: The Promise of Distraction-Free Offices

09/23/16

Designing for the Senses: The Promise of Distraction-Free Offices

How we work has a lot to do with where we work. Our panel agrees that office acoustics play a major role in workplace productivity.

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LightArt's New Collection Brings Geometry to Light

09/21/16

LightArt's New Collection Brings Geometry to Light

LightArt's latest collection was a truly cross-cultural collaboration, bringing together the traditional materiality of Lyon with the high-tech design of Seattle.

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Reclaiming the Viaduct

09/15/16

Reclaiming the Viaduct

The New Harlem East Merchants Association have plans to transform the dank space below the tracks of 125th Street and turn it into a catalyst for community health.

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A Brief History of Affordable Housing in New York

09/14/16

A Brief History of Affordable Housing in New York

Affordable housing's future depends on us learning lessons from the past.

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Beyond Open Plan: Bringing Privacy Back to the Workplace

09/13/16

Beyond Open Plan: Bringing Privacy Back to the Workplace

Gunlocke's new office furniture line finds a balance between privacy and collaboration.

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Five Must-See Textiles at London Design Festival

09/13/16

Five Must-See Textiles at London Design Festival

For textile enthusiasts, there will be some fantastic examples of innovative materiality and craftsmanship at the London Design Festival.

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How Inclusive Cities Manage Migration

09/12/16

How Inclusive Cities Manage Migration

Anna TerrĂ³n, an expert in immigration politics, offers her thoughts on how European cities can best accommodate refugees.

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When It Comes to Sustainability, We're Ranking Our Cities Wrong

09/06/16

When It Comes to Sustainability, We're Ranking Our Cities Wrong

Professor David Wachsmuth explains why sustainability rankings are inherently biased—and what we should do about it.

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The Connector

09/01/16

The Connector

Andy Klemmer has been behind the scenes for decades, connecting clients to some of the most important pieces of architecture of our time.

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Inside Vitra Schaudepot

08/31/16

Inside Vitra Schaudepot

Photographer Laurian Ghinitoiu takes us through Herzog & de Meuron's Schaudepot at the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein, Germany.

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