From renovated Airstreams to futuristic cars, these roaming residences represent the past, present, and future of mobile living.
The innovative state has no shortage of architectural experiments; these 7 prefab homes are pushing the design envelope.
Brazil didn't make into the World Cup finals, but we still love the country's architecture and design.
A natural disaster cleared a property in the Colorado mountains, giving an architect and her family a blank slate on which to build their green dream home.
At the Detroit shop Nora, find a mix of Japanese- and Scandinavian-inspired wares.
Classier than the name would have you imagine, this understated fan from Big Ass Fans is injected with circuitry that makes it nearly autonomous. Under the Haiku fan’s minimalist exterior, sensors...
Constrained by minimal square footage, small houses run the risk of feeling cramped and claustrophobic. The best solutions often involve copious amounts of natural light.
Three mattress companies offer innovative updates along with domestic production.
Though Plycraft was later known for making facsimiles of Eames lounge chair designs, the company hired designer George Mulhauser for a line of original seating called "Mr. Chair"—here we take a...
Behold the mighty power of designers and architects to re-imagine and recast a kitchen, one of the most frequently renovated rooms in a modern home. You won't believe the before shots are from the...
When you’re surrounded by high-resolution displays, classic pixelation takes on a retro novelty, which is what makes the LaMetric notification display look so good in an office or bedroom....
An architect and his wife roll up their sleeves and create an affordable family residence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Plus, catch architect Andrew Moss's guide to the city here.)
As fitness trackers evolve to become more autonomous and easier to use, tracking food consumption remains bound to basic journal entries that are easy to skip. For drinks, there’s now the Vessyl...
If prefabrication is the future of architecture, then these cutting-edge prefab homes offer an exciting glimpse into what might lie ahead.
A Bucks County, Pennsylvania, overhaul by Danny Seo relies on American-made goods to forge its identity.
In celebration of the 4th of July—and our current Dwell issue, Modern Across America—the Dwell Store has assembled a collection of products made by American designers and brands. From outdoor...
Architect and design activist Rachel Minnery talks to Dwell about Hurricane Sandy reconstruction and preparing for climate change.
One of our 2014 Young Guns, Canadian design duo Knauf & Brown share their recently debuted Standard Collection.
Creative reuse projects and green proposals give stadiums a longer life.
The striking Massachusetts museum Clark Art Institute reopens its doors after a decade-long transformation.
Brooklyn–based designer and illustrator Mark McGinnis has created an exclusive collection of framed prints for the Dwell Store. Called the Menagerie Collection, the series captures flora and fauna...
The University of California, Davis, and automaker Honda team up on a concept that explores energy efficiency and emerging green technology in a residential context.
If a building appears to be on its last leg, think twice before tearing it down. Preserving old fragments in a modern home can result in an eclectic mix of old and new.
In northwest Michigan, a vacation retreat boasts a prime vantage point from which to soak up the bucolic scenery.
Toronto-based quilt maker Lindsay Stead takes a decidedly hands-on approach to her craft.