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Local Manufacturing at the 2014 Detroit Design Festival

From September 23–28, the Detroit Design Festival takes place to celebrate the city's diverse creative industries through an impressive roster of events ranging from open studios to art installations and more. (View the full schedule here.) One of the tracks we're most excited about about explores present-day manufacturing in the city in an exhibition and panel discussion moderated by Dwell's Diana Budds.
September 21, 2014
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Field + Supply Modern Craft Fair in the Catskills

On October 11 and 12, 2014, High Falls, New York, plays host to Field + Supply, a modern craft fair featuring work from a roster of Dwell favorites including Workstead, Egg Collective, The Commons, among others. "I'm really hoping to create an event in a new context where modern craft and design is elevated and taken more seriously while maintaining the spirit of a small town arts and crafts fair," organizer Brad Ford says.
September 16, 2014
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Midcentury Modern Architecture of Sarasota

The inaugural SarasotaMOD festival in Sarasota, Florida, will introduce visitors to the area’s rich midcentury architecture from October 9 to 12, 2014. The event includes a tour of Florida Southern College, a campus of 12 iconic structures designed by Frank Lloyd Wright over two decades, and conversations led by architects and critics such as Lawrence Scarpa, Carl Abbott, John Howey, Raymond Jungles, and Alastair Gordon.
August 25, 2014
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U.S. Pavilion Pushes Boundaries of the Venice Architecture Biennale

The curators of the U.S. Pavilion bring a working architectural office to the Venice Architecture Biennale.
June 8, 2014
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Dwell on Design East Side Home Tour

This self-driven tour of modern homes winds through the East Side of Los Angeles on June 21, 2014. Click through the slideshow to see the homes on the tour that wrap around the hills above Silver Lake, the canyons surrounding Mt. Washington, and the dramatic Hollywood Hills. Though the tour is sold out, buy your tickets today for the West Side Home Tour!
May 28, 2014
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Exploring the process of George Nakashima Woodworker

New York's 1950 Gallery showcases rare photos and a posthumous collaboration between George and his daughter Mira.
April 17, 2014
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'Grant Mudford: Building' at Woodbury University

Grant Mudford is the 2014 winner of the Julius Shulman Award for Excellence in Photography. To celebrate the Australian photographer's prolific body of work—which ranges from architectural to abstract photography—Woodbury University's WUHO gallery is hosting an exhibition called Grant Mudford: Building from April 3 to 27. Curated by Michael Duncan, the show will focus on shots taken in Los Angeles in the 1970s.
April 1, 2014