is a designer and publisher, and editorial director of Design Observer. He is a partner at Winterhouse, a design consultancy focused on social change, online media and educational institutions, and a senior faculty fellow at the Yale School of Management.
The Fork and the World: Design 101
If you had to explain design to the uninitiated, where would you start?
A book vs. its cover: Why Colubmia GSAPP students treated this year's architecture annual like garbage.
Venice: from Gated Lagoon to Bioregion
A review of the options that Venice faces in trying to shore up the city.
Top Down Nature
An overview of Bordeaux 55,000: a project to explore ‘how best to transform 55,000 hectares (136,000 acres) into natural areas’.
It’s Not Just The Bags
Design + Craft: The Brazilian Path
by Adelia Borges explores the complex relationship between designers from the Northern hemishphere and indigenous artists in the Southern hemisphere, specifically craft communities in Brazil.