Bae Se Hwa’s sinuous Steam Bent Series goes on show in New York

Steam 25 lounge chair Bae Se Hwa Steam Bent Series and R & Company


South Korean designer Bae Se Hwa steam bent hundreds of slender walnut slices to create the sinuous chairs, benches and desks that feature in this exhibition at New York gallery R & Company. Read more


Thomas Heatherwick designed the Vessel to “bring people together”

Thomas Heatherwick speaking on Vessel in Hudson Yards


Thomas Heatherwick explains his desire for the recently opened Vessel, at the Hudson Yards development, to become a unique public destination in this video. Read more


Rodman Paul Architects renovates Bay Walk bungalow in Fire Island Pines

Bay Walk by Rodman Paul Architects


Rodman Paul Architects has overhauled a single-storey home on New York’s Fire Island, opening up views from the living space to the swimming pool and bay beyond. Read more


Polish modernist Jadwiga Grabowska-Hawrylak is celebrated in Manhattan retrospective

Patchwork exhibit by Jadwiga Grabowska-Hawrylak


A scale model of a concrete housing complex features alongside architectural photography in this New York exhibition, detailing the works of Polish modernist architect Jadwiga Grabowska-Hawrylak.  Read more


Heatherwick’s Vessel at Hudson Yards claims ownership of visitor’s photography

The Vessel by Heatherwick Studio


The Heatherwick Studio-designed Vessel at New York’s Hudson Yards is planning to maintain rights to any photography taken of the public structure, a move that has prompted an outcry from critics on social media. Read more


White scaffolding fills interior of Wardrobe NYC boutique by Jordana Maisie

Wardrobe NYC by Jordana Maisie


Australian designer Jordana Maisie has created a boutique for Wardrobe NYC that features elements of New York City’s streetscape, including a scaffolding system and industrial benches inside the dressing rooms. Read more


White scaffolding fills interior of Wardrobe NYC boutique by Jordana Maisie

Wardrobe NYC by Jordana Maisie


Australian designer Jordana Maisie has created a boutique for Wardrobe NYC that features elements of New York City’s streetscape, including a scaffolding system and industrial benches inside the dressing rooms. Read more


“Hudson Yards is a billionaire’s fantasy of the future of city life”

Hudson Yards development in New York City


Manhattan’s newly opened Hudson Yards is all shine and no substance, and New York City deserves better says Alan G Brake in this Opinion column. Read more


Baltic birch storage system organises Brooklyn apartment by Light and Air Architecture

Sterling Place by LANDA


New York studio Light and Air Architecture has retrofitted a two-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn with ample custom cabinetry and a spiral staircase. Read more


Heatherwick’s Vessel at Hudson Yards opens to the public

Vessel by Heatherwick Studio


Visitors can now scale British designer Thomas Heatherwick‘s giant honeycomb-like sculpture at New York’s Hudson Yards, which has opened along with the other public spaces at the vast West Side development. Read more


Snark Park provides Snarkitecture with permanent exhibition space at Hudson Yards

Snark Park by Snarkitecture


New York studio Snarkitecture has taken over a space at Hudson Yards to allow the public to explore its experiments, including an inaugural installation comprising a landscape of cork-clad columns. Read more


Dezeen’s guide to Hudson Yards phase one in New York

Hudson Yards in New York City


New York City’s Hudson Yards neighbourhood is finally opening to the public, so we’ve put together a guide to the skyscrapers, public spaces and attractions that make up the mega development’s first phase. Read more


Eastwind Hotel features bunkhouse and glamping pods in New York’s Catskills

Eastwind Hotel Catskill Mountains Windham New York


A 1920s lodge for outdoorsmen in New York’s Catskill Mountains has been transformed into a boutique Scandinavian-influenced hotel and bar, which also offers tiny triangular cabins for guests. Read more


The Midtown Viaduct offers pedestrian link between NYC’s Hudson Yards and Penn Station

Midtown Viaduct by DXA Studio


New York firm DXA Studio has designed a conceptual bridge that would connect the city’s new Hudson Yards neighbourhood with the Moynihan Train Hall extension to Penn Station above the streets. Read more


The Link Farm House by Slade Architecture

Slade Architecture have designed a new modern home in Stanford, New York, that's situated on a largeĀ 220 acre farm. #ModernHouse #ModernArchitecture

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Diagrammatic paintings by Japanese architect Shusaku Arakawa go on show in New York

Arakawa Diagrams of the Imagination at Gagosian Gallery New York


An exhibition featuring the painterly, diagrammatic drawings by Japanese architect and artist Shusaku Arakawa has opened at the Gagosian Gallery in New York. Read more


Diagrammatic paintings by Japanese architect Shusaku Arakawa go on show in New York

Arakawa Diagrams of the Imagination at Gagosian Gallery New York


An exhibition featuring the painterly, diagrammatic drawings by Japanese architect and artist Shusaku Arakawa has opened at the Gagosian Gallery in New York. Read more


OMA unveils Greenpoint Landing towers for Brooklyn

Greenpoint Landing by OMA


OMA‘s New York office has revealed the design for its first project in Brooklyn: a pair of residential towers shaped like “a ziggurat and its inverse”. Read more


Overlapping stone and glass volumes form Link Farm House by Slade Architecture

Link Farm House by Slade


A glass and weathered-steel box bridges a grassy hill and a terrace in this retreat for city dwellers, which US studio Slade Architecture has designed for an active organic farm in New York’s Hudson Valley. Read more


Najla El Zein’s “sensual” furniture goes on show in New York

Najla El Zein's Transition exhibition at Friedman Benda


New York gallery Friedman Benda is hosting the first solo exhibition of work by Lebanese designer Najla El Zein, which includes sculptural furniture influenced by pregnancy and seduction. Read more