Art & Design

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Picture a Three-Photographer Show in LA During “A Month of Photography”

What kind of artists are being celebrated at the tenth anniversary edition of the Month of Photography Los Angeles?...

A Tale of Two-Spirits: One on One with Performance Artist Ty Defoe

An artist offers ways to understand his ancient and often misunderstood queer identity, along with insights on why he travels the earth sharing stories. Interdisciplinary artist...

“A Slice of England” Author India Hicks Looks at British Royalty From the Inside

India Hicks: A Slice of England | By India Hicks; Rizzoli; $50 You might know india hicks from her roles as a fashion model, as host of Bravo’s Top Design, or as the face of her...

You’re Running out of Time to Win the Chance to Design Shoes

Worldwide bowling entertainment leader Bowlero Corporation (formerly Bowlmor AMF) is currently hosting the #BeBowled: Shoe Design challenge, running now through April 16. Before...

Why You Should Geek Out about the “Sexy Nerd Project”

We have seen the rise of nerd culture, but now one photographer is showing how hunky it can be. They’re all-too-familiar stereotypes: superheroes on comic book pages or movie...

The Signature Project‘s Mural of Secrets Comes to Life

Irish artist Patrick Dunning’s multi-sensory theatrical experience The Signature Project is bringing a mural to life. The show will play through March 25 at the Sheen Center...

Biennial Art Exhibit Puts Portland Museum in a Maine Frame

Maine’s 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial, running now through June 3, was designed to highlight intersectionality and inclusivity. It features more than 60 works by 25...

An American Designs Asia: The Design of Bill Bensley

How did a California-born, Harvard-educated architect become the most sought-after hotel designer in Southeast Asia? It might be his philosophy. Chances are, if you’ve stayed in...

Surprisingly Small Homes Innovate to Let the Outdoors In

Homeowners today are increasingly forgoing McMansions in favor of more intimate, innovative living spaces. With economic complications and other outside factors in mind, these...

How Far to Push: an Interview with Designer Gideon Mendelson

Gideon Mendelson talks about creating rooms that respect clients’ needs and identity — but also push their boundaries. “People come to me thinking they want a look,”...

Fit for a King: Take a Tour of Elvis Presley’s Priceless Cars

Some he loved. Many were bought on a whim . . . and at least one he shot. Welcome to the “garage” at Graceland. Elvis Presley could afford whatever cars he wanted. Receipts...

Everything — Including the Kitchen Sink

How do you design a place for creating culinary masterpieces, cleaning up afterwards and all the moments in between? Start with a dream and find the reality. Most artists prefer...