Metropolis Magazine - Metropolis Magazine May 2007


Events for Friday, May 18

New York Talks-Design: High Line 4-4:45 p.m., reception 5-6:30 p.m. @Bumble & Bumble, 413 W 13th St RSVP 212-924-0510, New York-Milano Made in Italy Design 4 p.m. @ Soho Grand Hotel, Harbor Room, 310 W Broadway RSVP 212-929-2196, The Apartment Spills Its Contents Cocktail Party 6-9 p.m. @101 Crosby St RSVP 212-219-3661 x 17, <a data-cke-saved-href="mailto:" href="mailto:""="">…

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Healthy Cooking

Electrolux’s latest design competition supposes that how we prepare our food can help curb the international obesity epidemic.

Die Another Day

The cycle of codependence between critics and stars does a disservice to both public and profession alike.

Chip Kidd

Chip Kidd answers a few questions on graphic design, inspiration, and process—using his thumbs.

Born Again

After stumbling onto a neglected Modern chapel, architect William Rey Ashfield is leading the effort to restore it.

Stolen Space

Two young New York architects turn a gritty East Village rooftop into a tranquil urban idyll.

No Bounce

A textile designer serves up her sound-dampening technique at England’s National Tennis Centre.

Family Dynamic

Economical space planning is the key to sustainability in a house Toronto architects Dean Goodman and Janna Levitt built for their changing needs.