The curator of this major exhibition at New York’s Cooper Hewitt tells us about the thinking behind the show and some of its highlights

Published in News
Thursday, 09 June 2016 00:18

Bank of America(ns)

Stockholm-based EssenInternational separates the stars from the stripes to make this American icon a little more social democratic

Published in Rethink
Friday, 20 February 2015 12:02

Horrorstör by Grady Hendrix

There's something nasty in the flatpack furniture store ... Will Wiles enjoys a ghost story with a truly sinister setting

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Here are the shortlisted projects for the category, sponsored by KI, that was last year won by Praça das Artes by Brasil Arquitetura

Published in News
Wednesday, 12 November 2014 12:48

Parking signs

Few things make a New Yorker's blood boil more than a ticket on the windshield. Is it time for parking rules to be displayed in a calmer, clearer, perhaps even more charming manner?

Published in Rethink
Wednesday, 12 November 2014 00:00

Archtober

New York's built environment and the city's status as a forum for global architectural discourse were celebrated during October's month-long festival of design-related events

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Monday, 10 November 2014 11:09

9/11 Memorial Museum

Jake Barton's exhibition design for the 9/11 Memorial Museum is dominated by voices: harrowing witness accounts, the shared remembrances of victims' families – and the ongoing debate about what precisely the museum should be for

Published in Features
Tuesday, 28 February 2012 09:39

Lee Friedlander

The American photographer's irreverent perspective exposes the superficiality of car-worship, says Isabel Stevens.

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