The previous tenant left with the kitchen. I made a new one from scratch
My Berlin apartment would be an oasis amid rising rents, but only if I built my own kitchen.
Shells, feathers, volcanic ash: How exciting materials are powering sustainable design
Milan Design Week 2019 offered materials galore, including inventive uses for natural materials and various new takes on recycled plastic.
The 25 best things to do in Singapore if you love design
Sure, Marina Bay Sands is an eye-popper, but have you been to the city’s Kampong Glam neighborhood?
The 19 best things to do in Vienna if you love design
From Baroque palaces to colorful cafes, the underrated Austrian capital is much more than schnitzel.
The 20 best things to do in Berlin if you love design
The German capital has it all, from dance clubs in former industrial spaces to art galleries in Brutalist ex-churches. A longtime Berliner reveals the best of the best.
The 25 best things to do in Tel Aviv if you love design
Go for the Israeli city’s cache of Bauhaus buildings. Stay for its markets and beaches.
Designart Tokyo, in second-annual event, shows promise
The fair, which ran in the Japanese capital earlier this fall, highlighted local design—without a critical element.
At revamped 1920s hotel, Scandi cool meets Japanese craft
Stockholm-based studio Wingårdhs makes its mark.
Taking the American diner on the road
How a Milan Design Week exhibition explored the global relevance of the American diner.
At Salone del Mobile 2018, the tech world stages a takeover
From Google’s big debut to a renewed focus on 3D printing, tech was everywhere at Milan Design Week.