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From Bangkok to Bordeaux: Interior Design Book of Inson Dubois Wood

Jim Luce | Posted 09.28.2016 | New York
Jim Luce

In the 1960's, Inson Wongsam, a budding artist from a large family in northern Thailand, decided to study in Paris. He set out on a Lambretta scooter,...

50 Years After Death, Visionary Architect Still Making History

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 07.23.2016 | Arts

Le Corbusier, the pioneering modernist architect who is lionized for his ideas as much as his buildings, got another boost this week when his body of ...

From Bauhaus to Zaha: An Appreciation

Garo Gumusyan, AIA | Posted 04.25.2016 | Arts
Garo Gumusyan, AIA

Walter Gropius. IM Pei. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Philip Johnson. Le Corbusier. César Pelli. Frank Lloyd Wright. Buckminster Fuller. Antoni Gaudí. N...

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs, Part I: Rita Ribeiro-Sales, Designing a Better World

O'Brien Browne | Posted 04.04.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

Our first interviewee, Rita, runs a successful architectural practice in Maputo, Mozambique.

Art Seen Through the Lens of its Architect

Anna Agoston | Posted 12.31.2016 | Arts
Anna Agoston

I am an architect who makes art. My education and practice as an architect have informed what I see, the way I think, and what, why, and how I make art.

Architect's Detailed Drawings Mimic Interconnectedness Of Life

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 11.24.2015 | Arts

From a distance, the drawing above may look like a fairly normal pen-and-ink drawing. Look closer, and things shift; every detail of the larger drawin...

Every Problem Has a Creative Solution (VIDEO)

Rana Florida | Posted 09.28.2016 | Business
Rana Florida

From North America to Asia and the Middle East, the hotels, restaurants, retail stores and residences Glenn Pushelberg and George Yabu have designed, from Ian Schrager's new Edition Hotel in Miami Beach to the Louis Vuitton store in Hong Kong, are experiences that are transcendental.

Pas de deux: A Collaboration of Designer and Architect--What They Do and How They Work Together

Gail Green | Posted 08.28.2016 | HuffPost Home
Gail Green

Interior designers use furnishings and accessories to construct the look and feel of the internal spaces of your home, but they only work well when they coordinate their design with the architect's exterior scheme.

David Rockwell's New York City

Crane.tv | Posted 06.07.2015 | Arts
Crane.tv

To celebrate Rockwell Group's 30th anniversary, Crane.tv sat down with the founder and creative mind of the architecture firm, to talk about four projects that have shaped his career as much as the city.

Designing New Foundations for Public Health

Robert Ivy, FAIA | Posted 01.31.2015 | Healthy Living
Robert Ivy, FAIA

Here are just a few collaborations from across the country that highlight how design can help create active, connected, toxin-free and equitable spaces for the 21st century.

Peter Murray Advocates for Safer Cycling in London (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 01.25.2015 | Arts
Crane.tv

Self-proclaimed cycling aficionado Peter Murray has a thing or two to say about London's infrastructure, a city that's widely known to be not particularly cyclist-friendly.

Architect Turned Artist

Kelly Daniels | Posted 12.13.2014 | Arts
Kelly Daniels

I've lived my life drawing, painting, and creating. Woodworking, acrylics, pen and ink- I do it all. Given the simplest of tasks, I'll find a way to turn it into a project. With an engineer father, math and science wasn't ever far from my heart either.

Chicago Celebrates Women Building Change

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 10.12.2014 | Arts
ARTPHAIRE

"Women Building Change," an exhibition at the Chicago Architecture Foundation, aims to do exactly that by highlighting outstanding works by female architects living and working in the city of Chicago.

The Creative Class With Peter Marino

Rana Florida | Posted 09.06.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

From Chanel boutiques in Paris and Beverly Hills to Christian Dior stores in Shanghai and New York, Marino is an interior Design Hall of Fame member.

Before and After: A Man Cave Goes Chic and Family Friendly

Houzz | Posted 08.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

This formerly dark basement had been sort of a man cave, heavy on the cave. While the husband still wanted it to serve as his lair, he also wanted it to be a family-friendly spot that he could enjoy with his wife, 12-year-old daughter, friends and extended family.

Remodeling Likely to Trump Selling in 2014

Houzz | Posted 07.29.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

If you live in the western U.S., plan to spend an average of $692,174. And look out, San Francisco. If you live in this Northern California city, a custom home will set you back on average a whopping $1,146,000.

Could This Be the Coolest Building in New York City? Architect Thom Mayne on 41 Cooper Square

Louisiana Channel | Posted 03.15.2014 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

In 2009 a spaceship landed in the middle of old New York.

The Cheap Fix to HealthCare.gov

James Moore | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
James Moore

Bad technology does not mean HealthCare.gov is bad policy. But bad technology can destroy good policy.

GUESTBOOK 3 A Journal About Living Beautifully - and Sharing It

Emily Elyse Miller | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
Emily Elyse Miller

One of the most exclusive magazines on the planet can only be found in the luxury apartments rented out by onefinestay. With locations in Paris, London, New York, and LA, it's the perfect way to live like a local.

David Adjaye on the Significance of the New Smithsonian (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 01.26.2013 | Arts
Crane.tv

David Adjaye's design was selected from a list of 70 projects, led by some of the world's most renowned names in architecture. The building will be the final piece to bring the historical Washington National Mall to completion.

Mario Botta: The Craft of Modernism

J. Michael Welton | Posted 12.17.2012 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Of late, Mario Botta's been focusing not just on monumental design, but on the artisans who now are creating sophisticated spaces out of ordinary materials, and on fellow architects who design from the heart for the common man.

Your Start-Up Life: The Fashion of Business

Rana Florida | Posted 11.20.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

An interesting intersection of fashion, business, and architecture, my interview with Peter Marino delves into creativity, collaboration and finding peace on an airplane.

Furniture, Interiors by Le Corbusier

J. Michael Welton | Posted 10.29.2012 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Corbu expert Arthur Ruegg, in collaboration with Klaus Spechtenhauser, has published Le Corbusier, Furniture and Interiors, 1905-1965, a 415-page tome with 600 color plates.

Rod Sheard on Designing the Olympic Stadium and Sustainability (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 10.17.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

Common consensus holds that a building of a certain scale, unless something extreme occurs, tends to be an unchanging landmark. Not so, according to R...

Kathryn Findlay on her Favourite Impermanent Structures in London (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 10.03.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

Kathryn Findlay is the Principal Director of Ushida Findlay Architects. Gaining prominence in the nineties, the practice is known for its use of exper...