Harry Allen was recently featured on Clever, a new podcast about design. Listen in as he shares how his childhood in New Jersey was shaped by frequent field trips to NYC, how he collaborated with chef Daniel Boulud to design his thesis project, and why he decided to cast an...


Join us on Saturday Oct. 22 at 3pm at The Noguchi Museum to celebrate the release of the Dymaxion Folding Globe - a collaboration between Brendan Ravenhill and the Buckminster Fuller Institute. The designer Brendan Ravenhill will be joined by BFI’s executive director Elizabeth Thompson, Areaware’s chief design...


Wired Magazine recently published a piece on our new Dymaxion Folding Globe, a collaboration between Brendan Ravenhill and the Buckminster Fuller Institute. "When Buckminster Fuller released his Dymaxion map in 1954, the disjointed atlas was unusual, to say the least. He and architect Shoji Sadao created a projection showing all...


This video is part of an ongoing series of Areaware video shorts, providing 1 min. explanations of our products. Each video is produced in-house by the Areaware creative team. In 1946, Buckminster Fuller patented a map of Earth which presents geographic information without breaks in any of the continental contours,...


This short film explores Chen Chen & Kai Williams’ ever-evolving approach to their practice, while showcasing their pleasing sensibility for color and material. Their experimental design studio specializes in reconfiguring excess product to make furniture and interior objects. Chen Chen & Kai Williams: Design in Practice is one of a...



Read the full interview on Sight Unseen Sight Unseen: So how exactly did Bower come to be? I know you worked together at Uhuru but how did you make the transition? Tammer: We started out just Danny and Tammer trying to pay for a $600 shop. We had just quit...


This video is the first in a series of Areaware product videos that provide 1 min. explanations of our products. Each video is produced in-house by the Areaware creative team. The golden section is the ratio between the dimensions of natural and geometric forms. Historically, artists, designers and architects have...


Our new Eraser Pencil Stands by Earnest Studio + Phil Proctor were featured on the Design Milk Everyday Instagram account. A set of three erasers in both red and blue for those with tidy desks but unpredictable penmanship. Each eraser has a hole in the middle for keeping that pencil upright....


One of our newest releases for the Fall 2016 Collection are the Stone Fruit Bowls by Chen & Kai. This set of four ceramic bowls is an extension of the Stone Fruit Planter series that Chen & Kai have become well known for. Each bowl in the set was cast...