Endless Possibilities with ECONYL (Update)

Endless Possibilities with ECONYL® Regenerated Nylon Aquafil’s vision is to make the world a better place by pioneering closed loop regeneration processes, creating more and more sustainable products. The ECONYL® regeneration process transforms waste nylon into new yarn for the fashion and interior design industries. Why ECONYL? Reduce Waste and Combat Global Warming ECONYL® nylon has a 90% reduction on…

In Atlanta, “The City in a Forest,” a New Forest Emerges with Murmuration

Murmuration, a SO-IL-designed installation at the High, draws attention to how development in the city might become more porous.

Murmuration, a SO-IL-designed installation at the High, draws attention to how development in the city might become more porous.

Endless Possibilities with ECONYL

Endless Possibilities with ECONYL® Regenerated Nylon Aquafil’s vision is to make the world a better place by pioneering closed loop regeneration processes, creating more and more sustainable products. The ECONYL® regeneration process transforms waste nylon into new yarn for the fashion and interior design industries. Milestones 1: Nylon from Waste 2006: The R&D process begins to create nylon from waste…

The Workplaces of the Future Must Aim to Combat Loneliness

For some, quarantine has created options for work-life balance, but for others it means a devastating loss of everyday connections.

For some, quarantine has created options for work-life balance, but for others it means a devastating loss of everyday connections.

Endless Possibilities with ECONYL

Endless Possibilities with ECONYL® Regenerated Nylon Aquafil’s vision is to make the world a better place by pioneering closed loop regeneration processes, creating more and more sustainable products. The ECONYL® regeneration process transforms waste nylon into new yarn for the fashion and interior design industries. Why ECONYL? Reduce Waste and Combat Global Warming ECONYL® nylon has a 90% reduction on…

In the Doldrums of Quarantine, Enjoy Online Culture from These 13 World-Class Institutions

With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping millions at home, museums and galleries worldwide are keeping audiences engaged with these online offerings.

With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping millions at home, museums and galleries worldwide are keeping audiences engaged with these online offerings.

Putting Walls to Work

Work|Able from Kimball invites you to reimagine your empty walls.

Work|Able from Kimball invites you to reimagine your empty walls.

Q&A: How a Building Scientist Studies Light and Sustainability

Craig Casey explains how his research at the intersection of many disciplines helps Lutron develop human centric lighting.

Craig Casey explains how his research at the intersection of many disciplines helps Lutron develop human centric lighting.

Finding Women Architects in Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

Fictional depictions like Bernadette form a vital accompaniment to initiatives that seek to help women architects flourish.

Fictional depictions like Bernadette form a vital accompaniment to initiatives that seek to help women architects flourish.

Vishaan Chakrabarti on His New Deanship at UC Berkeley’s College of Environmental Design

Metropolis caught up with the architect and planner, who discussed his current projects, America's political climate, and more.

Metropolis caught up with the architect and planner, discussing his current projects, America’s political climate, and more.

An Ancient Material with Contemporary Applications

American designers turn to Italian ceramic tile for both classical and contemporary styles.

American designers turn to Italian ceramic tile for both classical and contemporary styles.

This Architectural Software Easily Adjusts to the Complexities of the Design Process

San Francisco firm Hamilton + Aitken Architects use Vectorworks for their 3D and BIM workflow and to solve challenging design problems.

San Francisco firm Hamilton + Aitken Architects use Vectorworks for their 3D and BIM workflow and to solve challenging design problems.

GAME CHANGERS: The Hip Hop Designers Challenging the Architecture Establishment

Born in the ’90s from hip-hop culture, this critical architecture movement has been coalescing for decades though may be poised for a second wave.

Born in the ’90s from hip-hop culture, this critical architecture movement has been coalescing for decades though may be poised for a second wave.

TiMOTION Makes Sit-Stand Desks Truly Flexible

TiMOTION’s Ergo Motion Line makes this vital piece of office furniture customizable and more user-friendly.

Advertisement from: Most office-goers today know that sedentary work poses one of the biggest risks to their health. So it’s no surprise that the sit-stand desk has become one of the most important features of a healthy and productive office. In terms of design, however, this vital product has always been challenging because its standard appearance doesn’t lend itself to…

This Glowing Grilled Cheese Restaurant Offers the Formerly Incarcerated a Fresh Start

The Minneapolis restaurant All Square, a pro-bono project by Syracuse-based Architecture Office, operates under the mantra, “Don’t Judge, Just Eat.”

The Minneapolis restaurant All Square, a pro-bono project by Syracuse-based Architecture Office, operates under the mantra, “Don’t Judge, Just Eat.”

We’re Celebrating National Cat Day With ‘Pet-tecture: Design for Pets’

Pet-tecture: Design for Pets, a new book released this fall by Phaidon, features a collection of specially-designed shelters for pets of all stripes.

Pet-tecture: Design for Pets, a new book released this fall by Phaidon, features a collection of specially-designed shelters for pets of all stripes.

Hip-Hop Architecture’s Philip Johnson Moment

A new show at AIA New York’s Center for Architecture makes the case for a growing global design movement that is forging its own canon.

A new show at AIA New York’s Center for Architecture makes the case for a growing global design movement that is forging its own canon.

A Trip Through Spain’s Tile: Past and Future

Tile of Spain brings designers and manufacturers together for an immersive and educational tour.

Tile of Spain brings designers and manufacturers together for an immersive and educational tour.