Author: Tim McKeough

Joint Venture

Assessing the potential benefits and limitations of a product designer’s ambitious foray into structural invention

Urban Canvas

A group of artists and designers paint an outsize industrial building in Quebec City with light.

Golden Ticket

­Filmmaker Gary Hustwit takes viewers inside famous—­and sometimes secretive—design studios.

Pirate’s Booty

An imposing new logo and a range of odd curatives help revitalize a shop with a good cause—and a most unusual clientele.