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8 Artists Envision Their Ideal Workspaces

06/14/16

8 Artists Envision Their Ideal Workspaces

Herman Miller asked eight artists to reflect on their ideal place to work. They responded not only with words, but with fantastic, whimsical images.

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The Office of Tomorrow: Where Will You Choose to Work in Five Years?

06/13/16

The Office of Tomorrow: Where Will You Choose to Work in Five Years?

Metropolis and Staples Business Advantage launch a design competition to address the dramatic changes in our approaches to workspace.

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Why Light Matters: Designing with Circadian Health in Mind

06/13/16

Why Light Matters: Designing with Circadian Health in Mind

ZGF Architects outlines six vital principles to follow when designing spaces that support circadian health.

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The Venice Biennale's Many Inequalities, In Map Form

06/08/16

The Venice Biennale's Many Inequalities, In Map Form

Why should the best-located national pavilions, established over a century ago, assume importance by default, while more populous or powerful nations struggle for attention?

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2016 Serpentine Pavilion Opens

06/07/16

2016 Serpentine Pavilion Opens

Today, the 2016 Serpentine Pavilion, designed by BIG, and four "summerhouses," were unveiled at the Serpentine Gallery in London.

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In Detail: Snøhetta's SFMOMA Expansion

06/06/16

In Detail: Snøhetta's SFMOMA Expansion

The Norwegian firm has both re-interpreted and made explicit the relationship between artist and community, art and public, visitor and architecture.

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An Imaginary, Abandoned (And Filthy) Saint-Firminy

06/06/16

An Imaginary, Abandoned (And Filthy) Saint-Firminy

Brussels-based artist Xavier Delory has completed the last in his series of fanciful visualizations: "Pilgrimage Along Modernity."

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Can Fashion Help Refugees? This Parsons Student's Ingenious Line Shows How

06/03/16

Can Fashion Help Refugees? This Parsons Student's Ingenious Line Shows How

“Design for Difference” merges style with utility in multi-functional garments that do more than clothe, but protect, shelter, and carry items.

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4 Women Urbanists Reflect on Their Relationship to Jane Jacobs

06/03/16

4 Women Urbanists Reflect on Their Relationship to Jane Jacobs

Four women urbanists reflect on how Jane Jacobs has inspired their work and their perspectives on the city.

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Timely, Urban, and Contextual: The Venice Architecture Biennale's Most Thought-Provoking Pavilions

05/31/16

Timely, Urban, and Contextual: The Venice Architecture Biennale's Most Thought-Provoking Pavilions

The best of the pack stood out by marrying beautiful design with stimulating, politically urgent content.

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