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Tour the Cozy and Quirky Madrid Apartment of Product Designer Alvaro Catalan de Ocon

Our friends at the Berlin-based publication Freunde von Freunden recently posted an interview with product designer Alvaro Catalán de Ocón. Here, we share a few images from the story, which captures the designer's lovely live-work space in Madrid.
July 15, 2015
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The Best Prefabs in the Northeast

From uptown Manhattan to secluded Block Island, these are five of our favorite prefabs in New England, New Jersey, and New York.
July 14, 2015
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This Net-Zero Residence Might Be the Greenest Home in San Francisco

A San Francisco architect erects a self-sustaining building in a dense urban neighborhood.
July 14, 2015
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An Indoor-Outdoor House in Mexico Curves Around a Giant Tree

Lines are blurred between the indoors and outdoors in this modern retreat built around a 100-year-old tree.
July 14, 2015
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Vive La France: 10 Modern Homes We Love

In honor of Bastille Day, we round up some of our favorite modern homes in France—from idyllic countryside retreats, to Parisian pied-à-terres, and historic, innovative prefab structures by modernist masters.
July 14, 2015
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Photo of the Week: A Modern Deck with a Grand View

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
July 13, 2015
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House of the Week: A Napa Home with an Edible Garden is Filled with Smart Gadgets

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.
July 13, 2015
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5 Houses That Make the Case Modern and Traditional Architecture Can Coexist

Respecting architectural history doesn't have to mean staying stagnant. When carefully done, modern marvels like these are perfectly at home with their neighborhood's more senior citizens. Here's how.
July 13, 2015
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This Super Smart, Super Green Prefab May Be the Future of Suburban Living

The architecture firm superkül and home builder Great Gulf create a prefab with a self-regulating indoor climate.
July 12, 2015