is a blog about design, technology and culture written by Khoi Vinh, and has been more or less continuously published since December 2000 in New York City. Khoi is currently Principal Designer at Adobe, Design Chair at Wildcard and co-founder of Kidpost. Previously, Khoi was co-founder and CEO of Mixel (acquired by Etsy, Inc.), Design Director of The New York Times Online, and co-founder of the design studio Behavior, LLC. He is the author of “Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design,” and was named one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America.” Khoi lives in Crown Heights, Brooklyn with his wife and three children. Refer to the advertising and sponsorship page for inquiries.+
A directory of workspaces for creatives. If you have a spare desk or studio area that you’d like to rent or sublet to artists, designers, musicians, etc., you can list it on Open Studio Club. Interested parties email the listers through the site.
The name is perhaps a bit misleading, as the “club” is really just a directory; no account creation or login is required, which keeps things very lightweight and fluid, though club rules advise caution for everyone involved. There are listings from all over the world, though most seem to be in Europe. More here.+