From Times Square to the Empire State Building, New York City is known for its cultural landmarks and iconic institutions, but it also has its fair share of eyesores. Two NYC-based architects re-imagine their perfect version of the Big Apple.
Rebranding a Deviant
In order to succeed in the design world, the normal route is to enter the industry as a junior designer, work in different studios, learn new skills, get promoted and then make the move to start your own studio. Co-founder and chief creative officer of Moving Brands, Jim Bull, discusses his own personal path. He was instrumental in developing an innovative approach to branding, storytelling and experience design.
Skull Bead Jewelry
Add a little spook to your wardrobe with a skull bracelet or necklace. These skulls are easy and fun to create using oven-bake clay.
Full How-To: http://www.marthastewart.com/1084223/halloween-clay-skull-bracelet-how
Theo Jansen's Strandbeests Roam the Northeast
Thousands of fans gathered on the beach in Ipswich, Massachusetts, to watch the Dutch artist Theo Jansen’s fantastical kinetic sculptures make their Northeastern debut. Directed by Brendan H. Banks
#WorldBrief with @Joshzepps July 20
Dozens are dead after a suicide bombing in Turkey, U.S. friendly fire in Afghanistan kills at least 10 soldiers and banks reopen in Greece as sales tax is hiked. Join Josh Zepps as he takes you through the day's top international stories.
A Buyer's Guide to 20th Century Design
As the design world convenes on New York City for NYCx Design, exhibitors from the Collective Design Fair share their insights and advice with Barron's Penta.
Holly Hunt Uses Lost-Wax Casting for Highline Drink Table
Designer Holly Hunt uses lost-wax casting to build a highline drink table.
Preston Bailey with Marlo Thomas
Preston Bailey joins Marlo Thomas to discuss all things event designing.
The Importance Of Having A Mentor
Marlo Thomas is joined by Preston Bailey who explains the importance of having a mentor.
How To Make A Space Look Bigger
Preston Bailey tells Marlo Thomas how to make a space look bigger.
The Most Overlooked Event Detail
Preston Bailey tells Marlo Thomas what the most overlooked detail is in designing an event.
A Smart Trick For Serving Food Buffet Style
Marlo Thomas is joined by Preston Bailey who explains some tricks for serving food buffet style.
How To Set A Dining Room Table With Limited Space
Preston Bailey tells Marlo Thomas how to set a dining room table with limited space.
Fun Themes For Summer Parties
Preston Bailey gives Marlo Thomas some fun themes for summer parties.
VF STYLE: Iconic America - Tommy Hilfiger and George Lois
With their eye-popping book, legendary ad man George Lois and Tommy Hilfiger celebrate Iconic America.
Fifth Avenue's Top Five: Holiday Windows of New York City
Videofashion takes a stroll up New York City's 5th Avenue to look at some of the season's most spectacular holiday windows: Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Fendi, Tiffany & Co., Bergdorf Goodman, and others light up the landmarks with their dazzling displays of fantasy and fashion!
A Game Designer Explains the Counterintuitive Secret to Fun
Ian Bogost at WIRED by Design, 2014. Skywalker Sound, Marin County, CA To learn more visit: live.wired.com
Designing a Brand to Help Kill Malaria
Ije Nwokorie at WIRED by Design, 2014. Skywalker Sound, Marin County, CA To learn more visit: live.wired.com
Capturing the Invisible World of Technology with Graphic Design
Carl de Torres at WIRED by Design, 2014. Skywalker Sound, Marin County, CA To learn more visit: live.wired.com
An Architect's Life | Peter Marino
The celebrated architect talks about his career and new show at Miami’s Bass Museum of Art. By: Raphael Rodrguez and Jordan Fuller
Golden Rules for Successful Collaborations, from Star Hotel Designers
Commune at WIRED by Design, 2014. Skywalker Sound, Marin County, CA To learn more visit: live.wired.com
Bergdorf Goodman unveils its iconic windows for the 2014 holiday season with a little star power and a lot of artistic inspiration!
Designing a Brand That Even Non-Designers Can Work With
Natasha Jen at WIRED by Design, 2014. Skywalker Sound, Marin County, CATo learn more visit: live.wired.com.
Testing Geo Restrictions
Giant Artwork Viewed From The Sky
On a Somerset beach, artist Simon Beck’s latest work slowly takes shape. Across the summer, 30 huge temporary works of art have appeared on Brean Beach in Somerset, ranging from geometric patterns to a huge picture of Yoda and a 200m tribute to John Lennon.
The Happy Accident Of The 'I Love New York' Logo
HuffPost spoke with Milton Glaser, the designer of the iconic "I Love New York" logo, on the happy accident of its success.
Overalls Are Back
As the summer days start getting longer and hotter, comfortable clothes are a necessity. Possibly one of the most comfortable articles of clothing to wear is a simple pair of denim overalls.
Pete Fecteau: Making Art with Unsolved Rubik's Cubes
Putting the Atlassian Design Guidelines to good use is only half the battle. To design a truly great add-on, you need to think deeply about the full customer experience - not just the styles an add-on uses on the page, but how someone interacts with the Atlassian product and your add-on. How do you lay out elements harmoniously with the rest of the application? How do you design a great on boarding experience?