Design | Smithsonian feed for DesignenThu, 12 Nov 2015 16:00:00 +0000How Theaster Gates Is Revitalizing Chicago's South Side, One Vacant Building at a Time artist's creative approach to bringing new life to a crumbling neighborhood offers hope for America's beleaguered citiesThu, 12 Nov 2015 16:00:00 +0000The Dutch Designer Who Is Pioneering the Use of 3D Printing in Fashion a new exhibition, the High Museum of Art in Atlanta shows how Iris van Herpen started a high-tech movementFri, 06 Nov 2015 17:49:19 +0000The Renwick's New Lighting Saves Energy, Money, Art, and Your Eyes, All at the Same Time’s way more to it than just screwing in the bulb and the museum’s chief lighting designer is turning it into an artform Fri, 06 Nov 2015 13:48:16 +0000At This Unique Flower Show, Weeds Are the Stars women of this small desert town have found beauty in getting in the weedsThu, 22 Oct 2015 12:55:49 +0000The Art and Design Behind Pixar’s Animation new exhibition at the Cooper Hewitt in New York City draws on the rich backstory of what it takes to give computer-animated life to pen and ink sketchesMon, 19 Oct 2015 13:13:29 +0000Listen to Nature Through These Gigantic Wooden Megaphones in Estonia’s Forests know, in case a tree falls and there’s no one there to hear itWed, 14 Oct 2015 10:00:00 +0000Look Down If You Dare: 14 of the World's Most Terrifying (and Beautiful) Glass Skywalks new glass bridge in China is suspended 590 feet in the air — and visitors brave enough to cross it can see all the way downThu, 08 Oct 2015 19:48:00 +0000