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LG Studio appliances, designed with Nate Berkus, at the LG Re-Imagination Pavilion of Dwell on Design Los Angeles 2015.

Get Kitchen Inspiration from the LG Studio Re-Imagination Pavilion

Central to the LG Studio Re-Imagination Pavilion, a 2,000-square-foot space on the show floor, were two kitchen vignettes designed by Artistic Advisor, Ambassador Nate Berkus with LG Studio appliances.
September 26, 2015
Winged light bulbs, part of an Ingo Maurer fixture, bring levity to Hill's bathroom. The space features a zinc wall by Houston metalworker George Sacaris, who also did the bathroom and kitchen cabinets,

5 Modern Ways to Use Zinc at Home

Zinc adds a leaden-blue sheen to these industrial-style homes.
September 25, 2015
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What Does 15 Years of Dwell Look Like? Here Is Every Single Issue in One Image

What better way to visualize 15 years of wall-to-wall modern architecture and design coverage than to assemble all 145 regular issues of Dwell, plus over a dozen special issues, in one place?
September 25, 2015
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Hear How WeWork Designs its Popular Shared Workspaces at Dwell on Design NY

Join us for a discussion on what hospitality design looks like today with three industry leaders.
September 25, 2015
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5 Donald Judd-Inspired Designs in Modern Homes

While he vehemently disavowed the label of "minimalism," Donald Judd led the way for spreading that aesthetic movement. His artworks emphasize craft, materials, and simple geometries while rejecting any attempt at conventional artistic representation or categorization: he insisted his pieces were not sculpture as they were actually fabricated by skilled craftsmen (with Judd just supplying the design). Judd did design some furniture though he distinguished these functional products from his art. See how these architects and clients were inspired by his work!
September 25, 2015
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5 Steel Staircases

Steel stairs lend these modern homes industrial charm.
September 25, 2015
Gary Freemantle painting hanging above a Gerald Parsonson sofa

When Designers Produce Furniture for their Own Homes

Whether it's an architect designing a few pieces or a pro filling their home with their products, we've assembled seven homes where the designer created their furniture.
September 24, 2015

On the Bench: 9 Great Seating Ideas For the Home

These homes make use of the elongated, communal bench in a variety of interior spaces, from the dining room to the kitchen and living room.
September 23, 2015
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The Architect of New York City's Rockaway Boardwalk Reveals Her Public-Project Tips at Dwell on Design NY

After Hurricane Sandy destroyed the Rockaway boardwalk, Claire Weisz of architecture firm WXY imagined a new public space for New York City. At Dwell on Design New York, she'll share her tips for creating work in the public realm.
September 23, 2015