Design | Smithsonianhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/design/RSS feed for DesignenWed, 10 Sep 2014 12:00:00 +0000Vote for the Winner of the 2014 People's Design Awardhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/vote-winner-2014-peoples-design-award-180952652/Marvel at these breakthroughs in innovative design and select your favoriteWed, 10 Sep 2014 12:00:00 +0000Designers Remake Our Oldest Tool Using Our Newest Toolhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/designers-remake-our-oldest-tool-using-our-newest-tool-180952451/More than a million years old, the hand axe is over due for an updateWed, 27 Aug 2014 13:53:17 +0000To Redesign a Design Museum Start with the Typefacehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/redesign-design-museum-start-typeface-180952040/The Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum is renovating and rebranding with a tailor-made typefaceThu, 14 Aug 2014 17:15:55 +0000These Smart Bricks Mean the Time Has Finally Arrived: Adults Have Legos of Their Ownhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/no-more-playing-around-smart-bricks-are-architectural-legos-180952215/A construction company aims to build more efficiently with modular connecting bricksThu, 07 Aug 2014 18:25:53 +0000The Failed Attempt to Design a Memorial for Franklin Roosevelthttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/eisenhower-memorial-complications-recall-marcel-breuers-unbuilt-roosevelt-memorial-180952096/The debacle of the Eisenhower memorial is only the most recent entry in a grand D.C. tradition of fraught monumentsTue, 22 Jul 2014 18:12:47 +0000