—In advance of our new issue, an article from Live Magazine 02 in which designers Natasha Jen, Brian Collins, and David DeCheser talk about designing for global-scale clients.

—Season 3, Episode 3 of the First Things First podcast is an interview with designer Barbara Groth, who founded The Nomadic School of Wonder, on her pioneering multimedia designs, the importance of play, and helping people to be present in the moment.

—Coming soon: We’re creating a new issue of Live Magazine at The Bentway’s Street Summit on May 27–28.

—New work: a refreshed visual identity and a new website design for Toronto-based architecture firm Giannone Petricone Associates

—On Purpose Design, because change happens when people have better, more inspiring ways to change

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A review of The Women Who Changed Architecture, an ambitious encyclopedia that charts the accomplishments of six generations of women architects

Our leading-edge visual identity for the groundbreaking basketball team India Rising; see also “On the Rise,” an interview with Gautam Kapur about creating the team & more

—“Networking Opportunity,” on Tailscale, a new networking service that gives users peace of mind—and reinvigorates the original premise of the internet

—Season 3, Episode 2 of the First Things First podcast, an interview with legendary designer Bruce Mau about his new book MC24 and how inspiration is key to changing the world for the better

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