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Interview With Design Miami Design Visionary of the Year Yves Béhar (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.14.2016 | Arts

At Design Miami 2015 in Miami Beach, designer Yves Béhar has been honored as the Design Miami Design Visionary of the Year for his contributions to design and the humanitarian efforts of his studio.

African Design Deluge

Jens Martin Skibsted | Posted 05.28.2016 | Business
Jens Martin Skibsted

There are few that don't have an opinion when it comes to judging the value of design in today's companies. Silicon Valley powerhouse Apple undoubtedly cashed in on design and many newcomers are doing so too. Imagine Uber and Airbnb for instance without design thinking.

Is Narrative the New Design? Silicon Valley's Innovation Cycle

Peter Gardett | Posted 05.06.2014 | Technology
Peter Gardett

Silicon Valley in the broadest sense has wrought changes in industrial management, investment and innovation since the beginning of computerization, but the pace has accelerated markedly as mobile, cloud computing and data analytics have become cheaper and more widespread.

Reflections on Innovation Past and Present, From SF Designer Yves Behar

Turnstyle | Posted 04.28.2014 | San Francisco

By Nishat Kurwa (@nishatjaan) When San Francisco designer Yves Behar was 14 years old and living in his native Switzerland, he had a design epiphany,...

It's Yves Behar's World -- We Just Live (Better) in It

San Francisco magazine | Posted 06.01.2013 | San Francisco
San Francisco magazine

The man behind the Jambox, the UP band, and, soon, the OUYA (say it "Ooh Yah!") gaming console is changing the business of product design.

Sustainability Branding: A Whole New Ball Game

Marc Stoiber | Posted 10.16.2012 | Business
Marc Stoiber

Sustainability has become a design filter, pushing new materials and engineering to the forefront. Original, better products are everywhere.

Van Gogh to Rothko in 30 Seconds

Posted 03.14.2012 | Arts

If you are anything like us you constantly mix and match your favorite artworks into your own imaginary exhibitions. Well now there is an app that und...

The Life Out Loud: Change Starts With Your Underwear

MeiMei Fox | Posted 04.09.2012 | Impact
MeiMei Fox

When Jeff started his MBA program at UC Berkeley in 2006, he went in as "The Underwear Guy," telling everyone about his plans. Some people dismissed him as weird, whereas others supported his vision. He met his business partner Jason Kibbey.

$100 Laptop Designers Helps Children Of Mexico See Better

Jacob Slevin | Posted 10.30.2011 | Arts
Jacob Slevin

Just moments ago, acclaimed designer Yves Béhar, received the enormously prestigious 2011 INDEX: Award for Verbien See Better to Learn Better, a soci...

Top 5 Hottest Designers You Should Know and Their Celeb Alter Egos

Jean Lin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jean Lin

These furniture designers are too talented to be judged by their appearance. So instead, let's compare them to celebrities! Meanwhile, I've found a s...

TechnoCRAFT at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Dorothy Spears | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dorothy Spears

With Silicon Valley just a quick jump away on the Caltrain, it only makes sense that an exhibit of technology's often-discussed byproducts--customized...

Declaring Design Thursdays on HuffPost Arts (Bi-Weekly)

Kimberly Brooks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Kimberly Brooks

Great art can transform us. Great performance can transfix us. Great design can do both, and we can use it. I am proud (and humbled) to announce the launch of Design Thursdays, a new bi-weekly feature on the arts section, where we will concertedly splatter the page with articles and blogs from such fields of design as architecture, interiors, product, graphic, and print.

DESIGN IN ART: Yves Behar's 'TechnoCRAFT'

Paper Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Paper Magazine

To the list of things that have been declared dead over the years -- painting, the author, irony, print magazines -- it's tempting to add the designer...

Clear Is The New Clever: Lessons For Promoting Green Packaged Goods

Marc Stoiber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Stoiber

"Advertising is the price companies pay for being un-original." Yves Behar, speaking at TED For years I worked as a creative director in advertising...