Pick of the Week: The Piano, Reimagined

The sleek new lines of the Boganyi

By Regina Connell. Most of what I hear about pianos nowadays is about the demise of the home piano, a sad casualty to iPad-enabled keyboards, synthesizers, and a preference among parents to have their kids involved in group activities that … Continue reading


Pick of the Week: Winter Light

Menorah by Marmol Radziner

By Regina Connell. One of the reasons I love this time of year so much is the candlelight. In addition to bringing light into the darkest season (in the northern hemisphere, at least), it’s a reminder of humanity, of things … Continue reading

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Graduate Design Shows: UK Picks

Landscape of Gravity by Kirsien Kovaara

By Sophie Corfan. Graduate show season is always one of my favorite times of the design calendar year. There’s so much enthusiasm in the air as a whole host of new talent emerges, ready to show off several industrious years … Continue reading

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Designing Light: Christopher Poehlmann

newGROWTH ligh

By Regina Connell. Having interviewed a number of lighting designers, I’ve found that they’re a pretty talented, cerebral bunch. They have to be artisans and thus know about materials and design and all that, and they have to know a … Continue reading

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