Radical changes are underway within the product design world. With this issue, we focus on 10 makers and manufacturers that are leading the revolution through robotics, 3-D printing and unexpected material exploration. Plus: Alberto Meda’s son Francesco carves his own path; what we saw and loved at Toronto Design Week and IMM Cologne; and, are flat-pack refugee shelters the answer for protecting the most vulnerable?
From a pint-sized concrete vacation house in Mexico to a sprawling weekend home outside Mumbai, five stunning residential projects reimagine how we live at every scale. Plus, James Corner Field Operation’s revitalization of Chicago’s Navy Pier; the upward trajectory of Vancouver architectural firm Scott + Scott; Yves Behar’s futuristic bassinet that helps give new parents some much-needed sleep; and the best product launches from London Design Week.