In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project from start to finish with future resident Michael Sylvester. Part 1, August...
On an island 20 miles off the coast of Maine, a writer, with the help of his daughter, built not only a room but an entire green getaway of his own.
Often neglected, yet so essential. Whether they're resting on the dining table or occupying the floor, the world would be a little darker without these beaming lights. Click through the slideshow...
In the following pages, we toast American ingenuity by highlighting furniture and accessories designed and fabricated across four regions of the continental United States. Check out products from...
In the following pages, we toast American ingenuity by highlighting furniture and accessories designed and fabricated across four regions of the continental United States.
Taking its cues from local barns and silos and the rolling Wisconsin terrain, the Field House is a kind of modern observatory for watching winter turn to spring and the great vault of the heavens.
A multi-generational home in San Diego, California, elegantly combines sustainability and luxury.
A cool breeze coming off the water is the best escape from a mid-summer heatwave. These five lakeside homes combine modern design with fresh locations to serve as the perfect summer retreats.
Brick is a versatile material that’s made the transition from traditional building block to modern accent almost seamlessly. Sourced from the Dwell archives, click on through to see a few of our...
These four pairs of modern dwellings and their past counterparts explore the evolution of architectural styles through the ages.
Away from the tightly packed buildings and light pollution of the city, these rural homes become lanterns at night.
Designing a house means taking every family member into account—even those with four legs.
The clean-cut lines and proximity to nature that have defined Japanese design for centuries combine with modernist minimalism in these five homes.
With shapes ranging from perfect cubes to rectangular prisms, these seven box homes teach their inhabitants to be happy with less.
Thanks to innovative modern design, these five urban San Francisco homes feel bigger than they look.
In compliance with strict regulations on historical renovations, these five Italian homes deftly incorporate original structure into modern remodels.
What do an eco-home, a museum, and a concrete prefab home have in common? Modern design and a shared location: Switzerland.
We often feature the space-saving apartments of Brooklyn and Manhattan here at Dwell, but there is modern design to be found all over the state of New York.
A passive home draped with bamboo shades might sound unusual, but it seems almost tame compared to other examples of contemporary French design.
The world's second-largest continent boasts a variety of architectural styles, but these four homes indicate the growth of modern design in Africa.
A few weeks ago we compiled our favorite homes in Sydney, Australia; now, check out some homes from the southern coast of the land down under.
You've already seen our favorites in Sydney and on Australia's southern coast. Next, take a look at four homes we love on Australia's eastern seaboard.
We top off our series of modern Australian homes with four more from the Dwell archives. If you missed parts one and two, be sure to check them out!
In our September 2013 issue, we profiled 18 of our favorite design bloggers, sharing their latest discoveries in furniture, graphic design, travel, architecture, and more. With this special report...