Metropolis Magazine - Metropolis Magazine August 2004

 

Vitra to Launch Home Furnishings Line

In a return to its roots, German furniture company Vitra is readying a new line of domestic furnishings, Vitra at Home. Available in Europe in October and the U.S. in January 2005, the debut collection includes new designs by Jasper…

Radiant Living

Emergent turns infrastructure into ornamentation with a concept house based on systems of circulation.

Deeper Into the Temple of Light

Architect Siamak Hariri’s winning entry for the design of a Baha’i temple in Santiago, Chile took inspiration from his own practice of the Baha’i faith. In this Web exclusive, Hariri, a principal of the Toronto-based architecture firm Hariri Pontarini, and…

A President and His Dog

Everyone I talk to these days is addicted to political blogs. We are all searching the Web for the latest piece of dirt on Ahmad Chalabi or Abu Ghraib, or the freshest political polling data. We trade URLs the way…

School Survey: 2004 - The Participants

Replies for the School Survey: 2004 came from the following colleges and universities Academy of Art - San Francisco, CA Advanced Technology Center American River College American University Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece Art Center College of Design Art Institute…