A Tribute to Wendell Castle
On January 20, the design world lost one of the greatest living treasures of our time. From the small,...
A spotlight on the last Bauhaus master
Among the most striking objects on view at the Guggenheim Museum’s 2016 retrospective of the work of the Hungarian–born...
A model of Sputnik 1 continues to inspire wonder as a symbol of galactic exploration and cutting-edge design.
Homage to Paul Hultberg, maker of abstract expressionist enamels
Paul Hultberg, one of the most audacious voices in mid-twentieth-century enameling, turns ninety-two in January. Celebrated for his unorthodox...
A Visit with the Starn Brothers at their Beacon Studio
The exuberant voice of a young Bob Dylan singing “Like a Rolling Stone” came up on the soundtrack as...
The fine and artful line
Niamh Barry turns light into art. Her hand- welded bronze sculptures illuminated with strips of LEDs have been the...
A comprehensive monograph shines a light on the furniture of Jean Prouvé
JEAN PROUVÉ CALLED HIMSELF A “WORKER,” not an architect or designer. This may reflect the Marxist language of the...