DESIGN

T Design and Living Winter 2009
Block Party: Devoid as they are of nostalgia, kids won’t really appreciate that the mustache included in the new wooden block set PlayShapes was inspired by Sgt. Pepper, nor that the toy has echoes of Alexander Girard, Enzo Mari and midcentury advertising illustrations. But what will please the little ones… (read more)

Interior Design September 2009
See and Be Seen: When you buy a condominium in two of the West Village’s three famed glass towers by Richard Meier & Partners Architects, you might do it for the prestige. But not for the interiors, and certainly not for the privacy… (read more)

Details August 2009
Trompe L’oeil: Sight gags have had a place in decor since ancient Pompeians painted fake doors onto walls to make their houses seem bigger. Now that digital printing has made trompe l’oeil all the more convincing, designers are returning to this classic form of visual deception—with a modern slant, of course. (PDF)

GQ.com May 2009
Smash Hits: The best of the 2009 Milan Furniture Fair

I.D. February 2009
Natural Selection: We sent three designers to RISD’s Nature Lab to find inspiration among the more than 80,000 specimens

T Design Fall 2008
Worldly Goods: Tables, chairs, and plates with a sense of place

Details May 2008
Top Design: The new breed of auction houses serve novices hunting for a mid-century lamp or a minimalist couch—not ascot-wearing collectors looking for a fusty heirloom.

T Design Spring 2007
Surreality Check: Monica Khemsurov makes the call on the lobster phone.

T Design Fall 2006
New Benchmark: Zaha Hadid at Phililps de Pury

I.D. November 2006
Carrying a Torch: Charismatic designer Arne Quinze is hot on the trail of global recognition. (PDF)

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