Metropolis Magazine - Metropolis Magazine October 2003


Trapped Inside the Grid

We have the talent, humanity, and ability to design ourselves out of our gluttonous energy habits. Now we need to find the will.

Space Craft

Tom Wiscombe’s Light-Wing for the P.S. 1 Center for Contemporary Art is as forward looking in the way it was built as it is in its form.


Whether using innovative technologies or found materials, the latest crop of furniture from Europe shares a sense of adventure.

Charles and Ray Eames

Charles and Ray Eames were intended only to be the starting point for “Design Entrepreneurs: The Next Generation,” the conference organized by Metropolis and sponsored by Nokia on May 19 at ICFF 2003. But the designing couple’s presence resonated throughout the day, as the new generation of design entrepreneurs showed its work and talked about the business of running a…