There is an exciting development in the works regarding materials science, one that will have a huge impact on product design. Developing new materials has traditionally taken an extremely long time. For example, in 1991, SONY and Asahi Kasei launched the first commercial lithium-ion battery, which is now the most popular battery powering our portable […]
“Africa is now”, curated by Design Indaba let us discover an intelligent design not just “Made in Africa” but “Made for Africa”, triggered by local needs and that turns them into answers with a global reach.
Susan S. Szenasy is editor in chief of METROPOLIS, the award-winning New York City-based magazine of architecture and design. Since 1986, she has led the magazine in landmark design journalism, achieving domestic and international recognition. She is internationally recognized as an authority on sustainability and design.
As part of MoMA’s Design & Violence series, Christoph Niemann created this excellent series of animated gifs that change the tools of war into games by altering the original intent of their design. The series, entitled Commoditized Warfare, takes its …
REDWOOD CITY, United States — Imagine a woman in her home in the mid-1700s, spinning wool by candlelight to supply the local weaver. As new machines like the spinning jenny and water frame became readily available, the value of her and other women’s contributions as individual artisans diminished. And, soon, their livelihoods and prospects for the […]
The stunning Meghan Collison captured by David Dunan for the superb story coming from the pages of El Pais Semanal Magazine’s latest edition. In charge of styling was Andreas Kokkino. Casting by Edward Kim. (…)
Richard Meier puts 400 of his handmade architectural models on public display in a converted industrial space in Jersey City.
Founded in 1928 by Gio Ponti, Domus magazine remains one of the most authoritative voices in the fields of architecture and design – an internationally recognised platform of excellence for innovative thinking and influential criticism. Domus is a monthly magazine of contemporary architecture, design and art. For over 80 years it has been one of […]
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