Sunday, May 1, 2016

Middle-Class Immigrant Family Says Greed Is Eclipsing The American Dream

In this week's "Hanging On" series about the American middle class, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with business owners Manolo Betancur and Zhenia Martinez. They own Las Delicias Bakery in Charlotte, N.C.

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Crosby Studios completes Moscow restaurant with Memphis-inspired exterior




The exterior of this Moscow restaurant features a Memphis-inspired pattern, while the interior contains a mixture of old and new details designed to evoke the experience of dining in Israel (+ slideshow). (more…)


Friday, April 22, 2016

Molteni&C appoints Vincent Van Duysen as creative director to get "more sophisticated look"




Business news: Molteni has become the latest Italian design brand to appoint a non-Italian creative director, signing up Belgian architect and designer Vincent Van Duysen for the role. (more…)


Thursday, April 21, 2016

Replica of destroyed Syrian archway erected in London's Trafalgar square




A replica of the Palmyra Arch – a 2,000-year-old Syrian architectural landmark believed to have been destroyed by Islamic militant group ISIS – has been erected in London's Trafalgar Square. (more…)


Scallop is Michael Graves' last watch design for Projects




Dezeen Watch Store: the last watch created by influential Postmodern architect and designer Michael Graves for US brand Projects is finally available after three years of development. (more…)


Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Culture Podcast: Is Disney Too Big to Fail?

Culture Podcast: Is Disney Too Big to Fail?
These days, it's one Disney blockbuster after another, and on this week's WIRED Culture podcast we're trying to figure out if the streak will ever end. The post Culture Podcast: Is Disney Too Big to Fail? appeared first on WIRED.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016