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A textile designer serves up her sound-dampening technique at England’s National Tennis Centre.
Young Boston architects design a South Carolina island home with the Atlantic in mind.
Enzo Mari designs a collection using the wood of a pesky Japanese tree.
Economical space planning is the key to sustainability in a house Toronto architects Dean Goodman and Janna Levitt built for their changing needs.
Alno’s new stove top brings the family to the table.
Bernhardt taps eight all-star firms to create the ultimate furniture collection.
A Dutch photographer captures a vanishing way of life.
A plywood made from coconut palms makes use of the trees at the end of their agricultural life cycle.
Weiss/Manfredi’s Olympic Sculpture Park boldly reconnects Seattle to its long-neglected waterfront.
Bruce Lindsey brings the lessons of the Rural Studio to metropolitan St. Louis.
Having the right furniture is the key to comfortable alfresco living.
A new campaign for the Red Cross asks a particularly loaded question for these uncertain times.
Naoto Fukasawa’s exquisite synthesis of east and west has produced a wide range of products in seeming perfect balance. His objects, however, merely look simple.
This year’s Next Generation runners-up used the theme of energy as fuel to generate great sustainable design concepts
MS&R Architects’ unusual adaptation of five historic industrial buildings made the move of Urban Outfitters’ headquarters from downtown Philadelphia to its decommissioned navy yard a seamless one.
Milwaukee architects craft a stunning lakeside retreat that blends naturally into the rugged hillside setting.
Jean-Marie Massaud’s subversive take on French opulence
What extreme environments designed for keeping humans alive in space can teach us about living on Earth