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Design History


04.04.11: Phil Patton

On the Shoulders of Rebels
On the rocket-propelled grenade: one of the most successful designs on the planet.
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03.28.11: Julie Lasky

Chandigarh on the Block
Furnishings designed for Corbusier's urban masterpiece are being sold at auction. How outraged should we be?
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07.12.10: Constantin Boym

Teaching in a Time of Uncertainty
Meditation on the doubt creeping into today's design practice.
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03.29.10: Azby Brown

Bent by the Sun
What a longtime American-born resident of Japan has learned about his adopted country's ancient practice of sustainability.
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09.03.09: John Emerson

Pressed into Service
Interview with Lincoln Cushing, co-author of Agitate! Educate! Organize!: American Labor Posters.
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