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  1. Striking Modern White Facades Part Two
    Houses We Love

    Striking Modern White Facades Part Two

    Whether traditional or contemporary, these eight attractive residences have drenched their exteriors in striking bleached hues. Be sure to check out Part One of Striking Modern White Facades here.

    written by: Jami Smith
    01.28.14

  2. 7 Small Beach Houses We Love
    Houses We Love

    7 Small Beach Houses We Love

    These seven properties show that when it comes to vacations homes, less can certainly be more.

    written by: Jacqueline Leahy
    02.14.14

  3. 3-D Printed Canal House in Amsterdam
    In The Modern World

    3-D Printed Canal House in Amsterdam

    An in-progress 3-D printed house could impact the future of urban housing.

    written by: Tim Hanrahan
    06.05.14

  4. Elegant Milan Home of Designer Gae Aulenti
    House Tours

    Elegant Milan Home of Designer Gae Aulenti

    Designer-architect Gae Aulenti lived in Milan until her death in 2012 at age 84. Photographer Leslie Williamson got an exclusive peek at Aulenti’s furniture-stuffed flat for her new book, Modern...

    written by: Leslie Williamson
    06.10.14

  5. Design for Humankind at Dwell on Design NY
    Dwell on Design

    Design for Humankind at Dwell on Design NY

    Professionals examine solutions for the needs of all people in this onstage discussion at Dwell on Design NY.

    written by: Erika Heet
    09.29.14

  6. Flashback: The Dwell Homes of 10 Years Ago
    Rewind

    Flashback: The Dwell Homes of 10 Years Ago

    Good design never tires. We take a look back at a few dwellings from our 2005 issues.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    03.04.15

  7. Mirrored Floors Pull Iconic Modernist House Into Another Stratosphere
    Houses We Love

    Mirrored Floors Pull Iconic Modernist House Into Another Stratosphere

    New mirrored flooring in an iconic Dutch home lets visitors experience design in a new dimension.

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    03.18.15

  8. We Love You, Mies van der Rohe
    We Recommend

    We Love You, Mies van der Rohe

    One of our favorite modernists was born 129 years ago today. Here, we gather some of our favorite works by the German-born architect, a pioneer of modern architecture.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    03.27.15

  9. 6 Family-Friendly Vacation Homes
    Houses We Love

    6 Family-Friendly Vacation Homes

    These summer retreats are perfect for the whole family.

    written by: Brandi Andres
    05.21.15

  10. House of the Week: Modern Kitchen with a Striking Skylight
    Houses We Love

    House of the Week: Modern Kitchen with a Striking Skylight

    Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    06.16.15

  11. Finishing Touch: Innovative Uses of Wood
    A Great Idea

    Finishing Touch: Innovative Uses of Wood

    Finishing Touch is how each issue of Dwell wraps up, by focusing on one great design detail. Turns out a lot of them involve innovative uses for wood.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    08.08.13

  12. 5 Bold and Modern Glass Facades
    A Great Idea

    5 Bold and Modern Glass Facades

    These bold and modern facades take transparency—and creative use of common materials—to the next level.

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    09.07.13

  13. Detail We Love: Butterfly Roofs
    A Great Idea

    Detail We Love: Butterfly Roofs

    Along with the gable and the A-frame, the butterfly roof is among the most distinctive of silhouettes. Seven Dwell favorites follow.

    written by: Diana Budds
    12.03.13

  14. How To: Inviting Front Doors for Modern Homes
    A Great Idea

    How To: Inviting Front Doors for Modern Homes

    The front door is a sure sign of a successful journey home, and as these houses prove, modern architecture can be just as homey and inviting as its traditional counterparts.

    written by: Jacqueline Leahy
    03.27.14

  15. Dwell How-To: Buy and Sell Your Dream Home
    Design 101

    Dwell How-To: Buy and Sell Your Dream Home

    Combing the Dwell archives for our best, all-time tips on buying and selling your own modern abode.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    07.24.13

  16. Passive Houses Across America
    Green

    Passive Houses Across America

    A new book on passive houses by designer Julie Torres Moskovitz highlights the super-green homes of our sustainable present (and future).

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    07.19.13

  17. Visionary Architect Focus: Paolo Soleri
    Rewind

    Visionary Architect Focus: Paolo Soleri

    Countercultural architect Paolo Soleri looked beyond the bounds of four walls and a roof to orchestrate his vision for comprehensive ecological design.

    written by: Diana Budds
    07.27.13

  18. 5 Examples of Modern Communal Living
    Green

    5 Examples of Modern Communal Living

    Many camps argue that communal living is the way of the future because of it's lower impact on the environment. Could you do it? Here, we take a look at five examples of modern communal living...

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    08.08.13

  19. Women to Know in Design Part Five
    Interviews

    Women to Know in Design Part Five

    Our fifth installment of women to know in design focuses on the up-and-coming designers you need to know now, and five years from now. Check out Part One, Two, Three, and Four here.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    07.09.13

  20. Byoung Cho
    Profiles

    Byoung Cho

    Agricultural buildings aren't really designed, someone just made them. I try to design like that—so it looks like it's not designed at all, it's just there."

    photos by: Julian Broad
    02.26.09

  21. The Placemakers
    Profiles

    The Placemakers

    "We want to position our work outside of architecture, as a clear piece of sociology and ecology."

    written by: Jane Szita
    03.01.09

  22. Coastal Commissions
    Profiles

    Coastal Commissions

    Taking cues from the flora, fauna, and rocky cliffs of Big Sur, California, Mickey Muennig's brand of organic architecture doesn't stop with the terrain.

    written by: Keshni Kashyap
    02.26.09

  23. Designer Spotlight: Le Corbusier
    Profiles

    Designer Spotlight: Le Corbusier

    Swiss-born architect Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, known as Le Corbusier, is one of the most venerated figures in the 20th-century canon. His oeuvre spans furniture, "machines for living," and master...

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.11.13

  24. Design Icon: Greta Grossman
    Profiles

    Design Icon: Greta Grossman

    Greta Grossman, for a while relegated to the footnotes of design history, is finally getting the deserved recognition as one of the pioneers of mid-century modernism in both Sweden and California.

    written by: Dora Vanette
    04.03.14

  25. Rooms We Love

    6 Strikingly Unique Bathrooms

    We see a lot of superb bathrooms at Dwell - these are just some of the best we've seen yet.

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    09.02.15

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