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Remembering Postmodernist Architect Michael Graves

A pioneer in the postmodernist movement, Michael Graves dedicated nearly 60 years of his life to the advancement of architecture, art, and design.
March 13, 2015
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Designers and Dogs: A Modern Love Story

Some designers do all they can to make man’s best friend feel right at home.
March 9, 2015

A Look at Modern Wallpaper

From the graphic to the more subdued, here are a few of our favorite examples of wallpaper in the modern world.
March 6, 2015
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Montreal Firm Receives Emerging Architectural Practice Award

KANVA's innovative approach earns it a prestigious Canadian architectural honor.
March 6, 2015
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Handcrafted Modern Furniture from Israel

Alon Dodo's handmade furniture celebrates "the perfection of imperfection."
March 4, 2015
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A Miniature Midcentury World Comes to Life In this Kickstarter

A trip to Palm Springs Modernism week inspired the pint-sized midcentury theme of the Kickstarter Pete Peanut and the Trouble with Birthdays.
March 4, 2015
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L.A. Conservancy Fights to Preserve Googie Design at the Embattled Norms Restaurant

In December 2014, the Los Angeles Conservancy nominated the 1950s coffee shop Norms, on La Cienega Boulevard, as a Historic-Cultural Monument (HCM). One month later, Norms’ new owner filed for and received a building-demolition permit from the city of L.A., and a preservation battle was underway. While the City Council decides on the fate of the iconic Googie-style structure, the Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission has unanimously voted in consideration of the nomination, which will temporarily protect Norms from demolition.
March 4, 2015
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Call for Dwell Brooklyn Home Tour Submissions

Calling all architects! Dwell editors are on the hunt for modern homes in Brooklyn, New York, to be considered for the Dwell Home Tours / Brooklyn Designs exhibition.
March 2, 2015
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An Earth-Friendly African Retreat That's Actually Made From Earth

From clay bricks to the naturally filtered pool, the Khamsa House in Senegal is literally green from the ground up.
February 27, 2015