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October 05, 2012

New York Times + DWR = Design and Architecture Crossword.

DWR is proud to bring you a very special crossword puzzle, written for everyone who is passionate about design. Click on the puzzle for a larger image or click here for a printable PDF. This puzzle will also appear in the October 7 issue of T Design (see page 60) in The New York Times.


Keep reading for hints and answers. 

Scroll to bottom for answers to entire puzzle.


1. AKA Y-Back Chair designer Wegner
Visual hint: The Y-Back Chair is also known as the Wishbone.
Screen shot 2012-10-04 at 3.51.11 PM

23. A chair to tiptoe through
Visual hint: This chair was designed by Eero Saarinen in 1956.
Screen shot 2012-10-04 at 3.56.18 PM

63. Designer of Womb Chair and TWA terminal at JFK
Visual hint: 

103. Egg, e.g.
Visual hint: Arne Jacobsen designed this organic form for the SAS Hotel in Copenhagen.
Screen shot 2012-10-04 at 4.01.48 PM


27. They designed and lived in Case Study House #8
Visual hint:

104. Designer of logos for UPS, IBM and ABC 
Visual hint, courtesy of Apple Computer




it appears there is an error. 75 down. an additional "a" in the clue. please correct me if i am wrong.

OMG - you are correct! And an awesome proofreader. This was proofread by so many people and nobody caught that. Great catch. -DWR

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