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The Meaning Behind Burning Man and its Astounding Architecture

The Meaning Behind Burning Man and its Astounding Architecture

Two weeks ago, Alex Josephson of Partisans drove an Airstream onto the playa of Black Rock City, Nevada, to experience Burning Man. Here are his thoughts and photos.

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7 days ago

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7 Must-See Events at London Design Festival 2018

7 Must-See Events at London Design Festival 2018

From seating inspired by Venice to clever new uses for plastics, these offerings are guaranteed to inspire at this year’s London Design Festival.

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8 days ago

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Five Things We Learned From Phillip K. Smith III

Five Things We Learned From Phillip K. Smith III

Architect-turned-light and land artist Phillip K. Smith III muses on the value of endless experimentation.

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8 days ago

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10 Inspiring Events to Take In (So Far) This Fall

10 Inspiring Events to Take In (So Far) This Fall

As summer comes to an end and the school year begins, we present this list of inspiring talks, exhibits, fairs, films and happenings around the world to get your creative juices flowing this September (and into October).

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14 days ago

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4 Installations to Check Out During the Detroit Month of Design 2018

4 Installations to Check Out During the Detroit Month of Design 2018

This September, the Detroit Month of Design is celebrating the city’s creative community through a series of exhibits, events, design crawls and more. Here are four installations that demand your attention.

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15 days ago

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How Spectra, the Psychedelic Coachella Tower, Was Designed

How Spectra, the Psychedelic Coachella Tower, Was Designed

U.K. design studio Newsubstance dropped Spectra, the Coachella tower that swirled with psychedelic light, on the California festival in April 2018. Expect it to remain onsite in the coming years.

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28 days ago

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The Lasvit Monster Cabaret Asks Designers: ‘What Scares You?’

The Lasvit Monster Cabaret Asks Designers: ‘What Scares You?’

A-listers confronted their demons for Czech glass manufacturer Lasvit during Milan Design Week. At the Monster Cabaret, we asked them about their deepest fears – and their macabre art pieces.

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August 10, 2018

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Architecture Adrift: 6 Floating Structures

Architecture Adrift: 6 Floating Structures

In warmer weather, we’re all immediately drawn to the waterside. This summer, six fantastic floating structures around the world – by SelgasCano, Christo, BIG and more – take advantage of this tendency.

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July 27, 2018

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5 Things We Learned From Information Designer Giorgia Lupi

5 Things We Learned From Information Designer Giorgia Lupi

Azure explores the beauty of data, and how to design it, with New York artist and information designer Giorgia Lupi.

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July 24, 2018

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Transforming Fashion: Philip Beesley and Iris van Herpen’s Future Couture

Transforming Fashion: Philip Beesley and Iris van Herpen’s Future Couture

Philip Beesley and Iris van Herpen are kindred spirits. Transforming Fashion, their exhibition at the Royal Ontario Museum, combines couture and installations to present an experience that’s wonderfully unusual.

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June 13, 2018

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