The brightest examples of creativity happen when you get hands on as we discovered when the founders of LightArt, a lighting and fabrication studio based in Seattle joined us to lead an Ignite/Create workshop.
What does the future look like? And how will we get there? In May STORY founder Rachel Shechtman joined Lexus in Milan for the Lexus Design Award, a global search for the next generation of creators. Creativity spotlights eight finalists from the Award, using their “inventions” as muses for an experience that uncovers inspiring examples of forward thinking from around the world. For the next five weeks…your future looks creative.
It’s the last week to shop Creativity. Need a reason to discover what’s in-store, here’s six.
Wait for it…you can now brew cold brew coffee at home thanks to the Breuer. Feeling creative yet?
Based on his fundamental observation of the link between perception and memory, designer Benjamin Xue developed, Mnote writing pad specially designed to take advantage of our senses to forge better memory. Here the story behind this Lexus Design Award finalist.
From fresh fixtures to the start-up that’s going to change how you shop for indie brands, here’s five stories to link about.
Join us Monday when local comedians take a break from the LOL grind to share how they are making it here.
From solar powered flashlights to beautifully minimalist book lamps, here four brilliant examples of creativity, inspired by objects from the Lexus Design Award.
Nanoleaf doesn’t look like your ordinary light bulb. Here its creator, Sunny Han illuminates what creativity means at Nanoleaf.
Designer Pat Kim creates things that play with materiality. Here he shares where he finds inspiration, great coffee in NYC.
From tools of the trade to tricks to staying inspired, Tim Goodman shares the story behind his latest project, Sharpie Art Workshop.
Lexus Design Award winner, Iris is designer Sebastian Scherer’s attempt to making the ephemeral beauty of a bubble last forever.
What does a truly elevated basic look and feel like? Probably a lot like Craft Atlantic’s high-end take on modern sportswear.
Tielor McBride, the Brooklyn based designer behind TM1985 shares what sparked his journey and how he continues to stay inspired.
From Bastille Day festivities to Target’s new smart house, here’s five stories to link about.
This month, the Cooper Hewitt has sets its sights on a new type of frame, teaming with innovative eyewear maker, Warby Parker to create glasses for the modern creative.
Bored with your jewelry? Here’s four brands you need to know.
EMBODIMENT OF FRACTAL by hiroyuki morita from japan, invites the viewer to experience the fresh visual and tactile experience of the fractal growth of a natural forest through furniture.
Three artsy lines that use unexpected materials to lend your look a dash of creativity.
Two years ago 16 year old Will Berman pitched us Unwashed Denim, his line of raw denim accessories at a STORY Pitch Night. Here he shares the STORY behind his latest creation, an experimental chair.
Materials have the power to transform objects from purely functional to something more inspiring. Case in point, Oree, which takes an an artisan approach to quintessential pieces of technology.
From subway symphonies to summer perfect playlists, here’s five stories to link about this week.
The way to our hearts: good design paired with some of our favorite foods. Ahead your daily dose of greens, reds, and blues and some edible things too.
Welcome to summer – have some little ones with big time imaginations and some time on their hands? Creativity has everything you need to keep your kiddo busy – from crafting kits to cool and colorful headphones. Read on for your summer to-do list.
Tired of basic black coffee? Raise your cup with this Danish maker’s colorful cups and saucers.
Pup’s playthings not exactly a design lover’s best friend? Le Roar, a newly launched collection of cute and colorful pet accessories, might just have created the first-ever stylish squeaky toy.
This year’s Lexus Design Award challenged designers to consider the senses. Discover two examples that dealt specifically with our perception of color: #Pixelateme, a collection of glitch-inspired knitwear and the YAMAORI TANIORI TENT, an origami-inspired tent.
Creativity is all about getting hands on. With that in mind, we’re kicking off this STORY with a weekend of innovation and interactive activities – all inspired by the Lexus Design Award. Here’s a look at what’s in-store.
#PitchNight brings together makers and designers to share their creativity. Fittingly this STORY spotlights a favorites from past #PitchNight events, each a unique example of what can happen when you take the leap.
This year, STORY founder Rachel Shechtman was able to travel with Lexus to Milan to participate in their exhibition, “A Journey of the Senses” and see first hand how this year’s crop of designers explored the senses through original work. Watch the journey for yourself.
It took a team of creators to bring this STORY to life and transform our store into an exhibition-inspired space that effectively showcased inventions from the Lexus Design Award. Inspired by our magazine-like model, meet Creativity’s contributors.
Creativity comes to life through an immersive experience featuring inspiring examples of forward-thinking from around the world. Your most creative summer starts now.
or Creativity we collaborated with LED artist Sachem Arvidson to create a custom LED wall that playfully engaged the creative in all of us. Here he shares what creativity means to him and how be brought the STORY to light.
In partnership with the Lexus Design Award, Creativity STORY spotlights eight finalists from the competition who’ve had the opportunity to share their work with the world – and now New York!
Determined to combine modern aesthetics and traditional craftsmanship, the next generation of Japanese designers look to old world techniques and enduring materials to create distinctive objects for everyday use. Ahead, five objects the encapsulate the intersect.
Icelandic designer Kjartan Oskarsson’s series of subtly interactive light pieces are designed for closer inspection. Discover them exclusively at Creativity STORY.