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A Design Upgrade Rethinks a Material You Thought You Knew

A Design Upgrade Rethinks a Material You Thought You Knew

With Corian DeepColor solid surface, designers don't have to worry about scratches or stretch lines again.

May 2014
MOOCs Are Here to Stay

MOOCs Are Here to Stay

What lies in store for universities, business, engineering, and science schools when every ounce of knowledge is available online, for free?

May 2014
Massimo Vignelli: 1931-2014

Massimo Vignelli: 1931-2014

One of the last high modernist designers dies at 83.

May 2014
Glasgow School of Art Begins Its Recovery After Fire, And It Needs Your Help

Glasgow School of Art Begins Its Recovery After Fire, And It Needs Your Help

The school has set up a fund to help restore the historic library designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

May 2014
Back in the Spotlight: Alexander Girard Makes a Splash at New York Design Week

Back in the Spotlight: Alexander Girard Makes a Splash at New York Design Week

A temporary exhibit celebrates the reissuing of several rare pieces by the architect-designer.

May 2014
The Concrete Cacophony: How New Media May Save Modern Architecture

The Concrete Cacophony: How New Media May Save Modern Architecture

'Icon or Eyesore' returns to ponder the existing legacy of concrete modern buildings.

May 2014
H.R. Giger, The Visionary behind 'Alien,' Has Died

H.R. Giger, The Visionary behind 'Alien,' Has Died

The dreary surrealist, who trained as an architect and industrial designer, was 74.

May 2014
Watch How Eventscape Fabricated Three-Story Origami Columns

Watch How Eventscape Fabricated Three-Story Origami Columns

These aren't your average columns

May 2014
Outdoors in a Digital World Part 3: Vectors of Change in the Design Process

Outdoors in a Digital World Part 3: Vectors of Change in the Design Process

The latest installment of the Green Team series digs into 3-D modeling software and how it's changed the practice of design.

May 2014
Meet the Designer behind the World's Best Restaurants and Hotels

Meet the Designer behind the World's Best Restaurants and Hotels

A look at the work of Adam Tihany, the iconic interior designer

May 2014
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