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February 2014

Friday Five with Sir Terence Conran

It’s next to impossible to think of modern design without mentioning Sir Terence Conran in the same breath. The British designer has been leading the way for over 50 years and showing…

Newsmaker: Rafael Viñoly

Rafael Viñoly discussed the design of 432 Park Avenue in the context of his high-rise work during a February 24 lecture hosted by The Skyscraper Museum. For Rafael Viñoly, running large…

Vail Nests by tres birds workshop

tres birds workshop was selected by The Town of Vail, Colorado, to complete a kids playground for Lionshead Vail as part of the town’s artist-commissioned park series and program.…

The Reading Nest by Mark Reigelman

Using 10,000 reclaimed boards, New York-based artist Mark Reigelman designed a site specific installation outside of the Cleveland Public Library. The Reading Nest was a massive undertaking…

Upper West Side Penthouse by TCA

This Upper West Side Penthouse got a major gut renovation with the help of Turett Collaborative Architects (TCA). With panoramic views of New York City, floor-to-ceiling windows frame…

Newsmaker: David van der Leer

A rendering for the redesign of the Van Alen Institute's storefront by Collective-LOK (Jon Lott, William O’Brien Jr., and Michael Kubo). In 2008, after holding several positions in design…

Stitch in time

One of the more innovative launches at the 2014 Stockholm Furniture Fair (4-8 February), during Stockholm Design Week (3-9 February 2014) is a fascinating furniture range using plywood…