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10 Ways to Design with Tom Dixon Lighting

We take a closer look at the renowned British talent’s designs in situ from the pages of Dwell.
January 29, 2015
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How to Integrate Smart Lighting into Your Home

The firm OneButton specializes in creating custom technology solutions for spaces ranging from offices to residences. Designer Katherine Boorman tackles connected lighting at home.
January 22, 2015

Vintage Chair Posters Combine Pop Art and Danish Design

A trip to the Carl Hansen & Søn showroom in Copenhagen yields a surprising find: a vintage postage series depicting Danish modern chairs in all their fashion-friendly glory.
September 18, 2014
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10 Inspiring Modern Churches

One of the oldest types of public space gets reimagined in incredible visions of glass, steel and concrete.
April 24, 2014
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Design Icon: 8 Buildings by Hans Hollein

The late, Pritzker-winning Viennese architect was a key proponent of postmodernism.
April 24, 2014
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How To: Indoor Concrete Floors

Concrete flooring is cheap, durable, and not as cold as its reputation suggests—these eight homeowners show how to get the look.
April 21, 2014
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Young Guns 2014

Our 2014 class of rising talent includes designers from Bulgaria, South Korea, Portugal, and beyond. This year's installment shows that global design is more accessible than ever before, thanks to technology and fluid borders.
April 17, 2014
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Design Icon: 8 Works by Raymond Loewy

This godfather of industrial design streamlined the look of midcentury America.
April 17, 2014
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Design Icon: 10 Buildings by Marcel Breuer

The Bauhaus designer’s modern vision helped post-war American building see the future.
April 14, 2014