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Enzo Mari, italian designer, in his workshop.
Enzo Mari: Remembering a Design Revolutionary
The Italian designer defied convention.
Salvador dali in a modernist interior.
Furnishing a Surrealist Dreamscape
Salvador Dali’s designs for furniture.
Sea Ranch, via the Lawrence Halprin Archive at the University of Pennsylvania.
Push/Pull: The History of Sea Ranch
How a utopian community pioneered eco-design, and left it behind.
The famous Julius Schulman photograph, taken in 1960, of the Stahl House floating above the Los Angeles Basin. Image via the Getty Research Trust.
A Dream of California Modernism
The Stahl House floats above Los Angeles.
Protestors at Earth Day demonstrations, April 22nd 1970.
Why the First Earth Day Still Matters
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of April 22, 1970.
Greta Magnusson Grossman in her studio at home in California.
A Forgotten Figurehead of Scandinavian Design
Greta Magnusson Grossman brought Swedish style to the US.
Yamasaki in his Michigan office.
Minoru Yamasaki in Detroit
The famous architect left a mark on the motor city.
Paul Revere Williams in his office
The Man Who Built Hollywood
Paul Revere Williams dominated Los Angeles architecture.
Bauhaus students on a balcony.
Back to the Future at the Bauhaus
Celebrating 100 years of modern design.
Inside Neutra’s Living Laboratory
We visited the VDL Research House.
The School That Changed Furniture
A Michigan art school taught our most iconic designers.