research shows it doesn’t just preserve treasured landmarks, help revitalize economically depressed areas, and create much-needed jobs and housing. it results in a net gain in tax revenue.
in tribute to the late visionary zaha hadid, charlotte olympia launches two limited edition pieces, a platform wedge shoe and a clutch bag, both featuring fluid forms in perspex with rose gold metal accents. in conjunction to these, special packaging was created to echo the sculptural qualities of the designs.
as u.s. wavers on #climatechange the chinese invest in green energy
losers are clean energy industries as the tax credits get blown away. think wind, solar, renewable biomass, geothermal, hydropower, and eliminate a $7,500 per electric vehicle tax credit.
the overhaul of the tax code unveiled thursday by house republican leaders would hit hard at one of chicago’s great cultural assets.
experts don’t know exactly why hearing aids are still so costly, except that companies continue to invest in improvements, and fees usually cover the services of a highly trained audiologist.
the partnership between adidas and 3-d-printing startup carbon inc could usher in a new era of bespoke shoes. [wsj]
this year has been a bit crazy because we are reopening the chicago showroom and doing neocon at the same time.
obama names architect frank gehry and designer maya lin recipients of the presidential medal of freedom.
president barack obama named 21 recipients. the presidential medal of freedom is the nation’s highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the united states, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors. “the presidential medal of freedom is […]
dave agrees to meet right after his 2016 cusp conference – after dave takes a few days off to do whatever one does after a ninth annual iron man of sorts.