jordan kushins
writing • editing • jewelry • illustrations

writing • editing

PUBLICATIONS

San Francisco Chronicle // Wallpaper* // Hana Hou // Adobe Create // Mohawk Maker Quarterly // Centre // California Home + Design // Popular Mechanics // Kinfolk // Gray Magazine // Gizmodo // The Who, the What, and the When // Co.Design // Surface // Ploughshares // Wired : The Connective // Fast Company // Modern Farmer // Freunde von Freunden // The Bold Italic // Dwell // Todo Monthly

JOBBOS

California Home + Design (San Francisco editor-at-large, 2016 - 2017) // Gizmodo (staff writer, 2013 - 2014) // Co.Design (staff writer, 2012 - 2013) // Dwell (associate editor, 2008 - 2011) 

SELECTED STORIES

The Two-Week Race to Design the Biggest Protest in U.S. History (Co.Design, 1.17.18)
The Story of Charles and Ray Eames is Now a Contemporary Dance (Co.Design, 1.25.18)
Maya Patterson and the Craft of UX (Adobe Create, 1.18.18)
The Handcrafted Wonders of Kitiya Palaskas (Adobe Create, 6.29.17)
S.F Developer and Art Collector Adds Family to Pac Heights Home (San Francisco Chronicle, 5.26.17)
Couple Turn Rundown Palm Springs Digs Into Sunny, Swingin' Retreat (San Francisco Chronicle, 2.3.17)
Guide to Dogpatch's Flourishing Design Shops (San Francisco Chronicle, 2.28.17)
Destination: San Francisco (Surface, November 2016)
Storey Teller: The Design Tale Behind Yves Behar's Bay Area Bolthole (Wallpaper*, October 2016)
A Brief History of Sound in Cinema (Popular Mechanics, 2.24.16)
The Iconic, Legendary Designs of Black Sparrow Press Books (Gizmodo, 10.17.14)
Talking with America's Best Art Forger and the Man Who Tracked Him Down (Gizmodo, 9.18.14)
I Worked in a Car That's Longer Than My Studio and Pricier Than a House (Gizmodo, 9.16.14)
A Chat with the Paleontologist Who Unearthed The World's Biggest T-Rex (Gizmodo, 8.13.14)
Swimming From Alcatraz to Shore with a Go-Pro on My Head (Gizmodo, 8.7.14)
Michel Gondry Tells Us What It's Like to Build Movie Dreams Without CGI (Gizmodo, 7.28.14)
Inside San Francisco's Fire Department, Where Ladders are Made By Hand (Gizmodo, 7.11.14)
I Explored Second Life's Forgotten Worlds With an Oculus Rift (Gizmodo, 7.1.14)
Christoper Guest's Production Designer on How He Sets a Movie's Mood (Gizmodo, 6.18.14)
A Light-Up Alarm Completely Changed My Life (Gizmodo, 3.28.14)
The Fascinating, Complex World of Paralympic Biathlon and Nordic Skiing (Gizmodo, 3.11.14)
Go Deep Inside a San Francisco Vibrator Factory (Gizmodo, 2.14.14)
The Amazing Quest to Preserve and Restore 52,000 Holocaust Testimonials (Gizmodo, 12.23.13)
The Two-Year Plan to Demolish the Old Bay Bridge (Gizmodo, 9.25.13)
Living in San Francisco: Innovation True to Heritage (Freunde von Freunden, 4.30.13)
Clad Romance: Storage Savvy Renovation in Emeryville (Dwell, October 2011)
Basic Instincts: Less is More in this Manhattan Beach Bungalow (Dwell, June 2011)