New York City articles

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Why a denim retailer’s NYC flagship is more exhibition than emporium

New York City – While designing R13 Denim’s first store in SoHo, Leong Leong explored how to best utilize the relationship between content and space.

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‘We are inventing ways of leaving our bodies behind,’ says postdigital artist Richard Dupont

New York City – Richard Dupont uses the human form to explore the ways in which technology is changing our relationships to our bodies, and to each other.

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A studio merges branding and architecture to set a healthcare company up for expansion

New York City – Cactus develops a modular, reproducible presence for NYC cosmetic dermatology clinic Ever/Body by letting the architecture inform the branding.

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This New York-based artist translates the city's street culture into sculptural furniture

New York City – Inspired by New York’s street culture and graffiti, artist Reinaldo Sanguino experiments with different ways to turn clay into unique pieces of furniture.

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MoMA’s overhaul gives the museum new breadth – literally and figuratively

New York City – A redesign by Diller Scofidio + Renfro in collaboration with Gensler gave the New York institution extra space and broadened the way it considers display.

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Openings: stores from Acne, Dover Street Market, Normann Copenhagen and more

Whether seeking inspiration for your next retail design project or looking to add new global destinations to your must-visit list, this month's collection of Openings has you covered.

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Best of: S/S 2020 sets from fashion month in NYC, London, Milan and Paris

During the recent shows, brands such as Balenciaga, Versace and Chanel commanded the attention of omnichannel audiences via fashion – and spatial – design.

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Leaving paper and canvas outdoors, this creator lets nature take its artistic toll

New York City – In a series of works dating back 40 years, artist Jacek Tylicki surrenders his creative reins to natural forces.

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‘I love clay; it's a world that is endless with what I can learn, experiment and achieve’

New York City – While the colours, shape, and scale may be joyful, New York-based artist Jennie Jieun Lee's ceramic portraiture is defined by maudlin undercurrents.

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Why HBO (and not Netflix) gave design fans the TV special they actually deserve

New York City – Michael Krantz, the production designer for HBO’s My Favorite Shapes, speaks of the unorthodox design intent behind Julio Torres’ new comedy special.

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Moooi’s new Liberty Table and Plant Chandelier reflect nature’s unpredictability

New York City – During this year’s NYCxDesign, Dutch brand Moooi released the Liberty Table by Atelier Van Lieshout and the Plant Chandelier by Kranen/Gille.

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Openings: 10 new global hospitality projects from Starbucks, Fendi and more

The second installment in our Opening series focuses on the hospitality sector, with a group of new need-to-know cafés, restaurants and hotels.