Occupy America 2011
Graphic designer Chaz Maviyane-Davies adapts a vision of repression
09.16.11: Photo by Iain McKell
The New Gypsies
Photographer Iain McKell documents England's romantic travelers
07.25.11: Photo by Jason Orton
Photo of London's Olympic Park site, one in a recent series
02.09.11: Photos by Magda Biernat
The Hard Sell
Images from "Betel Nut Beauties": photos by Magda Biernat.
01.19.11: Photo by Milton Rogovin
The Poetry of Simplicity
Pablo Neruda on the photographer Milton Rogovin
01.17.11: The Editors
Getting Something Done in D.C.
Photo of President Lyndon Johnson signing Voting Rights Act in presence of Martin Luther KIng, Jr.
01.06.11: Photo by Jason Orton
Built Not to Last
Photo of prefab London housting development slated for demolition.
12.02.10: Photo by Thomas Struth
Bukseo Dong, Pyongyang, North Korea 2007. Photo by Thomas Struth
Happy Thanksgiving from Design Observer
Thanksgiving greetings from Design Observer.
10.27.10: Photo by Taslima Akhter
The Raveled Sleeve of Care
Photo by Taslima Akhter showing living conditions for Bangladesh's garment workers.
10.13.10: Photo by Andy Drewitt
Forty Angles and a Mule
Photograph from series by Australian Andy Drewitt of donkey rescue facility.
09.23.10: Photo by Abelardo Morell
Getting In with the Ingot Crowd
Photo and journalistic excerpts about the soaring price of gold
09.09.10: Sculpture by Mara Haseltine
Oyster Island, Mara Haseltine's sculpture created to revive the oyster reefs that once flourished in and near New York City.
09.02.10: Photo by Teun Voeten
Hell Under Wheels
Photo from Teun Voeten's newly reissued book on New York's Tunnel People.
08.17.10: Photo by Susannah Sayler/The Canary Project
Photo documenting the effects of climate change in Peru, by Susannah Sayler of The Canary Project.
08.05.10: Photo by Greg Constantine
Nubians Then and Now
Image of Nubian homes in the Kibera area of Nairobi by Greg Constantine.
07.28.10: Photo by Pieter Hugo
Photo by Pieter Hugo of Ghana's Agbogbloshie slum.
Study in Contrasts
Cartoon commentary on 2010 World Cup by Patrick Chappatte.
Midway at the Oasis
Photo of Neshoba County Fair, Philadelphia, Mississippi.
Protect Me from What I Want
Photo in memory of Tobias Wong.
Elizabeth Helman Minchilli,
Rome Sustainable Food Project
Alice Waters has been working tirelessly to change the way we eat in America. Four years ago, she sent chef Mona Talbott overseas to reform the kitchens of the American Academy in Rome.
Why Not in My Backyard?
Mitch Epstein's photo of Amos Coal Power Plant, Raymond City, West Virginia 2004, from his book American Power (Steidl, 2009).
The Bleating Edge
Rick Landesberg's photo of an innovative design in Haiti for keeping goats in their place.
All That Remains
Jason Orton's photograph of a tree in Dartford, Kent, one of few left over from a lush arboretum.
11.21.09: By Dona Ann McAdams
Dona Ann McAdams photograph featured in an exhibition at the Opalka Gallery in Albany, New York.
11.04.09: By Alexis Rockman
Hot Times in the Old Town
East 82nd Street, 2007, painting from Alexis Rockman's American Icons series depicting future landscapes ravaged by climate change
10.29.09: Lindsay Stark
Aid worker Lindsay Stark's portrait of the ritual purification of a child soldier in Sierra Leone.
10.06.09: Justin Partyka
The East Anglians
Image from photographer Justin Partyka's series, The East Anglians, about the decline of rural culture in the UK.
Better World by Design Poster
A recent poster by Winterhouse for the A Better World by Design
conference at RISD/Brown in early October 2009.
Australians All Let Us Text
"New Anthems" art project by Inkahoots for Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts in Brisbane, Australia.
08.22.09: Richard Ross
No Place Like Home
Image from photographer Richard Ross's latest project, "Suitable Placement: Juvenile Justice in America"
08.18.09: Teun Voeten
Teun Voeten photograph of Kabul, Afghanistan, 2007. The situation for widows in Afghanistan is desperate...
08.18.09: Teun Voeten
Hell in a Horse Cart
Photo of coal merchant in Shanxi Province, China, by Teun Voeten.
08.07.09: Jason Orton
Photo of Holliwell Point, Essex County, England by Jason Orton.
07.29.09: Taryn Simon
Nuclear Waste Encapsulation and Storage Facility Cherenkov Radiation, Hanford Site, U.S. Department of Energy, Southeastern Washington State. Photograph by Taryn Simon.