Two Decades Get Their Due
1930s and 1940s design in three new books
Doug Aitken’s Mirage in Motor City
For artist Doug Aitken, it’s been a busy few months. First there was the open-all-night video bonanza New Era...
Curator’s Eye: Engineering Temporality Lounge Chair by Studio Markunpoika
We asked curators of leading twentieth-century and contemporary design collections to discuss one object that they feel is particularly...
In Omer Arbel’s wide-ranging design practice, serendipity is key to the process
Charles Trevelyan’s US Debut at Carpenters Workshop Gallery
At Carpenters Workshop Gallery’s space overlooking Fifth Avenue, a patinated bronze table, with thin, knurled legs, balances lightly on...
Piece by Piece
Clé has transformed the humble tile into an imaginative surface material that has won over the design world
An astounding Verner Panton lighting design comes into public view after decades in storage