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Wireless Speaker That Levitates

In a marketplace crowded with wireless speakers, the Om/One has a design edge that makes it stand out.



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Design Icon: 8 Works by Buckminster Fuller

Bucky’s focus on innovation and efficiency willed a more enlightened, expansive future into existence.
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Rossana Orlandi

During Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, there is one person that everyone watches: Rossana.
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Dwell on Design

Sibling Artists to Join ASID for a Dwell on Design New York Installation

Brothers Steven & William hosted an interactive "Scrollathon" in the ASID exhibition space at Dwell on Design NY.
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Dwell on Design

Dwell on Design: Outdoor Focus

Dwell on Design is bigger and better than ever, and that goes for our perennially popular Outdoor section, too.
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Design 101

Pallotta TeamWorks Headquaters

Inside a 47,000-square-foot warehouse, Clive Wilkinson built a veritable campus for Pallotta TeamWorks, a national charity-events company.
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Richard Schulman's Photographs

Last week I talked to photographer Richard Schulman about his career photographing legends of the architecture and art worlds.
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How To

How to Optimize Acoustics at Home

You've shelled out for a top-of-the line sound system or sleek, modern speakers, but are you getting the best listening experience at home?
How To

The Trabecula Bench: Slicing

The design files are sent to EOS GmbH, a Munich-based factory with six different types of laser-sintering machines.


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Young Designers on Display in Milan

It's no secret that during the annual Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, one of our favorite stops is SaloneSatellite, the portion of the fair devoted to young designers under the age of 35.


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Design Leader: Kate Orff

Landscape architect Kate Orff marries urbanism and environmentalism, creating instances of nature among skyscrapers and concrete.