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Miami: A City In A Serious State of Denial

Miami: A City In A Serious State of Denial

The Porsche Design Tower is an apt symbol for the self-absorbed hedonism of Miami's one percent, who continue to ignore the very real threat of rising seas.

August 2016
Will the Olympics' Failures Spark A New Urban Paradigm for Rio?

Will the Olympics' Failures Spark A New Urban Paradigm for Rio?

Without intending to, the trials and tribulations of the Olympics have revealed a potential, and radical, way forward for Rio de Janeiro.

August 2016
A Brutal Dismantling

A Brutal Dismantling

Photographer Harlan Erskine captures the demise of Paul Rudolph's Orange County Government Center over the course of a year.

August 2016
Wearable Brutalism: A Collection of Brutal Shoes

Wearable Brutalism: A Collection of Brutal Shoes

Shoe designer Chris Francis has designed a collection of "hard, rigid" shoes inspired by the aesthetic and philosophy of Brutalist Architecture.

August 2016
5 Highlights from Design Weekend São Paulo

5 Highlights from Design Weekend São Paulo

A few of the new and emerging talents showing at Design Weekend 2016 in São Paulo (August 9th to 14th).

August 2016
In Contemporary Architecture, the Section Is the Generator

In Contemporary Architecture, the Section Is the Generator

The founding partners of LTL Architects explain the utility of section drawings and their influence on 21st-century architecture.

August 2016
Design Under 35: Sedia Systems Reflects on the Best of the Last 35 Years

Design Under 35: Sedia Systems Reflects on the Best of the Last 35 Years

We're celebrating our 35th anniversary by asking leading practitioners to share their picks for the most important design work since 1981.

August 2016
B&B Italia's Most Iconic Designs, 1966-2016

B&B Italia's Most Iconic Designs, 1966-2016

As luxury furniture manufacturer B&B Italia moves into its 50th year, Metropolis looks back at some of the company’s most iconic designs.

July 2016
Design Under 35: Herman Miller Reflects on the Best of the Last 35 Years

Design Under 35: Herman Miller Reflects on the Best of the Last 35 Years

We're celebrating our 35th anniversary by asking leading practitioners to share their picks for the most important design work since 1981.

July 2016
How to Read A Political Ad

How to Read A Political Ad

Without taking a political stand, a new exhibit aims to give its visitors the tools to see through any ad—and become savvier, more critical political consumers.

July 2016
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