New York-based designer Karim Rashid believes his Muslim name is the reason he was stopped and held by US Border Control at JFK airport this week, despite having been a legal US citizen for the last 13 years.
American graphic designer Michael Bierut expressed regret that the logo he created for Hillary Clinton's US presidential campaign wasn't enough to help her beat Donald Trump last November.
In other US news, Frank Gehry's Philadelphia Museum of Art renovation broke ground and the architect's early drawings and sketches were acquired by LA's Getty Research Institute.
Plans to construct a Thomas Heatherwick-designed park on New York's Hudson River have hit a major bump after a federal court vacated the project's permit.
The only female partner at BIG defended the firm's gender balance after a social media backlash, and the firm revealed a yin-and-yang-shaped panda house for Copenhagen Zoo.
RIBA has revealed its new Broadway Malyan-designed architecture centre for Liverpool, and industry research revealed that more skyscrapers were constructed in London last year than ever before.
In the lead-up to Milan design week, we rounded up 15 must-see exhibitions and installations and predicted eight trends set to emerge from the fair.