Metropolis Magazine - Metropolis Magazine December 2012 Site Staff FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin Image Maker: Ezra Stoller Paul Makovsky, The daughter of the legendary photographer talks about her father’s enduring legacy and the impact he had on the modern movement. Tod Williams and Billie Tsien Have Faith in Materials Martin Pedersen, Through a process of deep research and close collaboration, Tod Williams and Billie Tsien craft buildings of quiet power and profound tactility. For This LA Duo, Design and Fabrication Go Hand in Hand Jade Chang, The Los Angeles–based collaborative combines digital expertise with a real affinity for the physical tools of making.Amuneal Alex Marshall, An industrial shop in Philadelphia, with roots in nineteenth-century manufacturing, remakes itself for a new era. These Digital Fabricators Bill Themselves as "Makers" Melissa Milgrom, Based in Long Island City, these architect-trained digital fabricators bill themselves as “designers who make things.”Smart Matters Paul Makovsky, European products showcase the best and latest in material technology. Bending Light Shannon Sharpe, 3M offers a clean, uniform LED lighting solution that can turn corners.Sharing Dreams Shannon Sharpe, A patented technology is the key to the OZ sofa bed’s effortless transformation.Saint Louis Blues Karrie Jacobs, Residents of the River City have nothing to feel inferior about.Building Blocks Avinash Rajagopal, The Miami Valley Hospital uses a construction strategy to stay nimble. For SOFTlab, Form-Finding Doesn't Require Algorithms Ian Volner, Thanks to an enriching sideline, SOFTlab started its career with highly conceptual commissions.Fresh Purpose Eva Hagberg, Noll & Tam gives the 40-year-old El Cerrito Recycling and Environmental Resource Center a net-zero update.Sandy Hits Home Site Staff, In the age of extreme storms, major physical and emotional challenges call for some serious design thinking.