Rob Walker
Defending The Standpipe
Rob Walker
The Art of Redaction

A batch of visually "redacted" photos, courtesy of the FBI.

Rob Walker
Object in the News: The Face Privatizer
Alexandra Lange
Not Afraid of Noise: Mexico City Stories

A photographic tour of Mexico City, house by house, wall by wall.

Rob Walker
A Security Camera Worth Looking At

A thoughtful take on what security cameras should look like, and why.

Alexandra Lange
Premature Demolition
Alexandra Lange
Where We Work

A Kickstarter for co-working space Makeshift Society points to the light, space and tools creative freelancers need to be productive.

Rob Walker
Staring Back at Security Cameras

Why the ubiquitous security deserves as much scrutiny as it gives.

Alexandra Lange
Beyond Gorgeous

Is prettiness a distraction? Yes, when it comes to taking Alexander Girard seriously.

Alexandra Lange
Why Bernadette Fox Is Scary

The heroine of Where’d You Go, Bernadette is an award-winning female architect. Don’t envy her life.

Alexandra Lange
Having Fun at the Museum

Blocks, rocket ships, playgrounds and balls: the hidden meaning of playthings at the Museum of Modern Art.

Alexandra Lange
Let’s Talk About Women in Architecture

A panel on Women in Design, and questions about whether such panels should exist.

Alexandra Lange
The Shape of Lunch

"Lunch Hour NYC," a new exhibition at the New York Public Library, defines the midday meal as an urban invention.

Rick Poynor
On Display: Museum of Broken Relationships
Alexandra Lange
Downton Abbey: Fell In Love With a House
John Foster
A New American Picture: Doug Rickard and Street Photography in the Age of Google

When Google launched Street View in 2007, it was just the ticket for photographer Doug Rickard.

Alexandra Lange
TWA: Still Kicking
Alexandra Lange
The Only Thing There’s Just Too Little Of

What parenthood and artistic endeavor have in common: not enough time.

Alexandra Lange
Simple Pleasures

In all these new parks, I feel like I am searching for atmosphere, a designed quality above and beyond the ordinary spaces for children, and I am not finding it.

Alexandra Lange
The Personality of Parks

Until Pier 6 at 
Brooklyn Bridge Park opened, my only experience of parks as a parent had been of neighborhood parks
Alexandra Lange
(Women and) Children First

Pier 6 at Brooklyn Bridge Park is one more way New York City is attempting to be child-friendly.

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