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5 Ways to Get Tech at Dwell on Design

You already know Dwell on Design is a mecca for architecture, furniture, and interior design, but we also have the latest technology on the show floor as well, here are some of our favorites.
June 21, 2013
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Keynote Address from Michael Graves

We could not be more thrilled to welcome Michael Graves, one of America's most eminent architects and designers, to the Dwell on Design stage as for our keynote address. Don't miss his conversation with Editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron at 5:00 on the Sustainable Design Stage, one that will range from his work designing buildings such as the headquarters for the Department of Transportation in Washington DC to the post-modern classic, the Portland Building in Portland, Oregon, to universal design, to his iconic teapots.
June 20, 2013
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5 Can’t Miss Events at Dwell on Design

We've been eagerly waiting for Dwell on Design for weeks, and as a result, we've been talking about it nonstop. Here are five events you might have missed in all of the excitement.
June 20, 2013
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Behind The Scenes with TASCHEN Art Directors at Dwell on Design

Join us this weekend at Dwell on Design, where we'll be getting the scoop on information design and book jacket design courtesy of two TASCHEN art directors, Andy Disl and Josh Baker.
June 20, 2013
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Tailored Itinerary: The Smart Modern Home

To complement our July/August issue's Smart Home product package, we've programmed a series of panels that cover the latest innovations in home tech.
June 20, 2013
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What Do You See? With Kate Stohr of Architecture for Humanity

We've adored Architecture for Humanity's boots-on-the-ground brand of community building and do-gooder design since its inception. We had CEO Cameron Sinclair as our keynote speaker last year and this year we're thrilled to welcome co-founder Kate Stohr to the stage. She'll talk about the future of building communities and Architecture for Humanity's What Do You See? campaign Saturday, June 22 on the Sustainability Stage in the session What Do You See: The Future of Community Building. Here's a preview of our discussion from Kate Stohr.
June 20, 2013

The Great Outdoors: Excursion Pack by Poler

Are you the creative and modern type who is also active and has a love for the outdoors? Have you been searching for that perfect pack to take on long walks and hikes that is not only comfortable, but visually pleasing? Well look no further! Portland-based company Poler knocks it out of the park with the Excursion Pack.
June 20, 2013
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Celebrate Color with Marimekko and Dwell

Join Dwell and Marimekko tonight in their Beverly Hills showroom for a lively discussion about the Finnish company's history and best-selling hits. In preparation for the evening's presentation, we share a few of the most iconic textiles from the over-sixty-year-old textile manufacturer. For more information and to RSVP, click here.
June 20, 2013
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5 Product Picks for Party Snacks

Take it cheesy with these five serving pieces perfect for everyone’s favorite snack.
June 19, 2013