Design

4 Fantastic Kitchen Islands With Maximum Functionality

4 Fantastic Kitchen Islands With Maximum Functionality

Minimal, beautiful – and functionally compact – these latest kitchens from such manufacturers as Boffi, Snaidero and Minacciolo make the most of island living.

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An Office Tent for Group Huddles

An Office Tent for Group Huddles

Need time to think at the office? British designer Freyja Sewell is inspiring creative chatter with a womb-like tent.

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Architecture

A Water Tower Renewed

A Water Tower Renewed

Zecc Architecten re-purposes a neglected water tower into a destination photo op

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Reflections on the 9/11 Museum

Reflections on the 9/11 Museum

At Ground Zero, an asymmetric pavilion by Snøhetta serves as a graceful entrance for the new museum and the memorial site.

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Interiors

A Vibrant Chapel Conversion in the Netherlands

A Vibrant Chapel Conversion in the Netherlands

Rotterdam firm MVRDV used towering crimson shelves to turn a converted chapel into a memorable grand entrance and gift shop for the Stedelijk Museum’s Schiedam outpost.

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Commercial Interiors

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Commercial Interiors

Auriga restaurant and lounge in Mumbai, by Sanjay Puri Architects; Gamsei Cocktail Bar in Munich, by Buero Wagner; and LAX – Immersive multimedia architecture, in Los Angeles, by Digital Kitchen, Electrosonic, Fentress Architects, Moment Factory, MRA International, Sardi Design, and Smart Monkeys

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Curiosity

Neri & Hu’s Dream House for IMM Cologne

Neri & Hu’s Dream House for IMM Cologne

At the annual furniture fair, taking place in January, the Chinese architects will take centre stage with their grid-like house inspired by the notion of Memory Lane.

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On Now: A Politically Charged Fashion Show in Toronto

On Now: A Politically Charged Fashion Show in Toronto

Filled with dramatic runway looks, shocking protest-wear and garments worn by political figures as diverse as JFK and RuPaul, the Politics of Fashion exhibition on view at Toronto’s Design Exchange explores how fashion has been used as a tool for expression.

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