The idea of home as sanctuary has never resonated as deeply as it does today, with social distancing measures our collective new normal since March. Being quarantined has forced us all to confront our spaces and rethink how we [...]
In terms of human history, the process of urbanization, the development of cities and the emergence of city planning are relatively new. Consider the earliest cities—those which sprung up and thrived due to access to routes of commerce, the [...]
With a slight smile, a noticeable glint in his eye and an elongated pipe perched happily in his mouth, images of Italian designer Joe Colombo make him appear easygoing and satisfied. An adventurous innovator of the 1960s, it’s easy [...]
Throughout 2017, we watched pop-up shops transform into interactive spaces, museums and galleries support visitor engagement and retail spaces become multi-sensory experiences. In this, we saw the rise of a new mode of branding and outreach that signals a [...]
Explore two historic Los Angeles gems designed by visionary architect, Lewis Arthur Smith. The Vista Theatre and Majestic Ventura Theatre show Spanish Mission style with a charmingly eclectic twist.
The WestEdge Design Fair, now in its fifth year, swept Santa Monica’s Barker Hanger last weekend, running from Thursday, October 19 to Sunday, October 22. An extensive showcase of modern design, WestEdge 2017 served as a perfect platform for [...]