Design | Smithsonianhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/design/RSS feed for DesignenThu, 08 Dec 2016 20:17:28 +0000How Trump Tower Takes the Skyscraper Debate to New Heightshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/trump-tower-skyscraper-and-future-urban-development-180961358/The future of urban development takes on a new twist when the president lives among the cloudsThu, 08 Dec 2016 20:17:28 +0000This Folded Paper Fans Out Into a Full-Size Bike Helmethttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/this-folded-paper-fans-out-into-full-size-bike-helmet-180961118/The EcoHelmet, this year's James Dyson Award winner, could be used by bike shares across the worldThu, 17 Nov 2016 05:05:00 +0000Havana's Hidden Architectural Gemshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/havana-architecture-gems-cuba-180960692/The city's eclectic architecture is both extraordinary and imperiledThu, 06 Oct 2016 19:10:55 +0000King of the Playground, Spencer Luckey, Builds Climbers That Are Engineering Marvelshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/king-of-the-playground-spencer-luckey-builds-climbers-that-are-engineering-marvels-180960572/The 46-year-old architect and his crew build multi-story climbing structures for museums and malls around the worldWed, 28 Sep 2016 13:00:00 +0000From Star Trek to Killer Baby Unicorns, Five Over-the-Top Themed Corn Mazes to Visit This Fallhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/unusual-corn-mazes-180960592/ Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:43:52 +0000Is Timber the Future of Urban Construction?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/timber-future-wood-construction-180960455/A celebrated architect goes out on a limb with a bold new take on building tallThu, 22 Sep 2016 15:12:47 +0000Exclusive Photography From Inside the African American History Museum Offers a Hint of What Is to Comehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/see-new-museum-through-lens-architecture-photographer-jason-flakes-180960464/Architecture photographer Jason Flakes brings his unique lens to the Smithsonian's brand new museumWed, 14 Sep 2016 21:32:30 +0000Here's What Happens When Neuroscientists and Designers Team Up to Explain Scientific Researchhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/heres-what-happens-when-neuroscientists-designers-team-up-explain-scientific-research-180959781/A new interdisciplinary project results in a moving sculpture, an animated piece, a song that evolves and moreWed, 13 Jul 2016 13:00:00 +0000A Maze of Palatial Icebergs Has Floated Into a Washington, D.C. Museumhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/visit-maze-palatial-icebergs-new-installation-180959596/The new exhibition touches on design, landscape architecture, the life of icebergs and climate changeThu, 30 Jun 2016 16:14:53 +0000The Surprising History of the Infographichttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/surprising-history-infographic-180959563/Early iterations saved soldiers' lives, debunked myths about slavery and helped Americans settle the frontierMon, 27 Jun 2016 15:00:00 +0000