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Gianfranco Zaccai – Comparing Great Food with Great Design

Gianfranco Zaccai – Comparing Great Food with Great Design

Great Design October 8, 2012 0

In the latest installment of Herman Miller‘s “Why Design” series, the company sat down with Gianfranco Zaccai, co-founder of Boston design company Continuum. In the video, Zaccai explains the analogies between great food and great design

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Brooklynites

Brooklynites

Great Design October 1, 2012 2

Thinking of Walt Whitman, setting his sights on Brooklyn before any bridge did, spending twenty-eight years shifting neighborhoods – “what is it then, between us? What is the count of the scores or hundreds

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Marc Newson: A New Handbook for Creative Inspiration

Marc Newson: A New Handbook for Creative Inspiration

Great Design September 7, 2012 0

Marc Newson, never shy about stretching the limits of our imagination, has brought us fascinating timepieces, boats, planes and even a spaceship. His creativity takes us from mass-produced objects to fashion to limited edition

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Building A Boutique Bag Empire

Building A Boutique Bag Empire

Great Design August 24, 2012 0

This spring, Emily Sugihara, the founder of the chic reusable bag company Baggu, took up surfing and bought a longboard, only to encounter a problem–how to get the thing from her car to the

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Phelps & Torres: Youngsters, Take Note

Phelps & Torres: Youngsters, Take Note

Dan Murphy July 27, 2012 0

This is the last in a series of articles leading up to the start of the 2012 Olympics in London on July 27. Each will highlight an athlete and the aspects of his or

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Usain Bolt. Fast Man. Gold Shoes.

Usain Bolt. Fast Man. Gold Shoes.

Dan Murphy July 19, 2012 0

This is the fifth in a series of articles leading up to the start of the 2012 Olympics in London on July 27. Each will highlight an athlete and the aspects of his or

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Jordyn Wieber: Human Dynamite

Jordyn Wieber: Human Dynamite

Dan Murphy July 12, 2012 0

This is the fifth in a series of articles leading up to the start of the 2012 Olympics in London on July 27. Each will highlight an athlete and the aspects of his or

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An Interview With The Illustrator: André Carrilho

An Interview With The Illustrator: André Carrilho

Great Design July 11, 2012 0

The work of a good illustrator will ask more from your eye than many other visual mediums. When the work comes from André Carrilho, it will also ask more from your brain.  Visceral, immediate,

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2 Days, 7 Events, 1 Amazing Heptathlete. Jessica Ennis.

2 Days, 7 Events, 1 Amazing Heptathlete. Jessica Ennis.

Dan Murphy July 5, 2012 0

Update: Golden girl Jessia Ennis crowned Olympic heptathlon champion as Britain celebrates first track medal of London Games For two days she had held it together, smiling at the crowd, delivering a thumbs up to

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Holley Mangold, That’s Our Gal

Holley Mangold, That’s Our Gal

Dan Murphy June 27, 2012 0

This is the third in a series of articles leading up to the start of the 2012 Olympics in London on July 27. Each will highlight an athlete and the aspects of his or

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