Pioneering architect Anne Tyng knew well the latent power of triangles. In 1953, she drafted the first design of a high rise, space frame tower, using the triangle as a basic structural unit.
Designer high heels can cost thousands, but determining their real worth is a lot more complicated.
New York’s next great green space was designed by a team of women.
The jury for the Red Dot Award has made its decision. The 24 experts assessed creative works from 50 participating countries.
Design is not just about pretty lights and wallpaper, it is an enabler of social change.
Charlotte Perriand was the creative force behind some of Le Corbusier’s best-known designs. Her story sheds light on the gender pay gap that follows us today.
What if you knocked on your idol’s door and asked him for a job? Designer Nelly Zagury did just this when she arrived in New York City from Paris, intent on realizing her dreams.
From New York City to London, jewelry designer Tarra Rosenbaum has traveled the globe finding nature-based inspiration for her handcrafted pieces.
Neri Oxman argues in her 2015 TED Talk that “the world exists between two design cultures, one that is designed for nature and the other made by her.”
Arab businesswoman Azza Fahmy built a global luxury brand making jewelry worn by royalty, politicians and celebrities including Rihanna.
Over the years working in costume design, I ushered an actor through the Mississippi swamplands and was ushered through a Las Vegas casino via bodyguard.
Alice Rawsthorn’s deep understanding and passion for design is evident and contagious—since 1980, Rawsthorn has…
In recent history, a growing acknowledgement of gender disparity in the workplace has led to more conversations about women’s initiatives and an increased focus on mentorship programs.
All games have rules, limitations that reign in, and cultivate, imagination. The more defined, the better. If life is a game, ripe for the playing, what are the rules?
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