The price of the The Pilot House, a historically significant residence designed and built in 1948 by A. Quincy Jones, Whitney R. Smith and Edgardo Contini in Mt. Washington, Los Angeles. Created as an example of how well-designed homes could be built on steep hillside lots, the 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is the perfect opportunity to curate your personal brand on a new architected level. It’s even got a bridge and what looks to be an outdoor lizard cage. Leisure life at its finest.
Up until last month, there were only 14 types of pentagons that could cover a surface with no gaps or overlaps. Now there are 15. Interior designers and mathematicians are ecstatic.
Big ups to our buddies The Principals for their work on DELQA, an experiential installation involving the music of Mathew Dear and whole lot of touching. Experience it through this Sunday at the New Museum’s New Inc. Space in NYC.
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30 top-notch graphic designers contribute a new expansion pack to Cards Against Humanity with all profits going to the Chicago Design Museum. The set, which is inspired by George Carlin’s “The Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television,” features illustrated work from Milton Glaser, Susan Kare, Paula Scher, Cody Hudson, Jessica Hische, Jason Polan, and more.
Meet the Canadian inventor who filed the 2005 US patent for an “Apparatus for supporting a camera and method for using the apparatus,” aka the “selfie stick.”
A look at the insignia of the 1915 Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball’s first true team logo.
After countless years of terribly designed logos, Japan comes through for the 2020 Summer Games.
A design legacy that’s been carried into 21st century contemporary art.