Tear Gun

Yi-Fei Chen's brass tear gun is a visual metaphor on her personal struggle to speak freely. Dutch Design Week coverage by Dezeen

Ghettoside

Jill Leovy’s account of the culture in South Central L.A. is a must-read for Americans who are voting in this year's Presidential election.

The Smile

Alison Brooks's giant cross-laminated Tulipwood structure is stronger than concrete. On display at the London Design Festival through October 12. 

But we missed the point the whole way along. It was a musical thing, and you were supposed to sing, or to dance, while the music was being played. - Alan Watts