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The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Modern Art Collection

Recently the Bowdoin College Museum of Art received a gift of 320 artworks from the collection of Dorothy and Herbert Vogel—a couple who earned under $50,000 a year but managed to amass a vast collection of art. The contemporary and modern pieces by artists such as abstract impressionist painter Michael Goldberg, sculptor Michael Lucero, and post-minimalist artist Richard Tuttle are just a sampling of the seventy artists represented in the collection.
March 18, 2014
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7 Quilts for Modern Bedrooms

From simple geometrics to a riot of patterns, this folkcraft is easily adapted to a modern aesthetic.
March 17, 2014
Print the Legend

3D Printing Documentary at SXSW

The disruptive technology is ready for a closeup, with Print the Legend, a new documentary film on 3D printing premiering this week at SXSW.
March 13, 2014
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The Future of Mobility

As we edge closer to incorporating autonomous driving into our transportation sphere, Dwell takes on the subject of mobility in a special three-part series with Volvo, Mobility and Design, Mobility and Technology, and The Future of Mobility.
March 11, 2014
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7 Bestsellers from the Dwell Store

Since the Dwell Store launched last fall, a handful of items from the selection of furniture, accessories, lighting, and outdoor pieces have become front runners. See the full array of bestselling designs here and 7 editor's picks in the following slideshow.
March 8, 2014
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Coffee Break: San Francisco’s Saint Frank

A recent addition to San Francisco's Russian Hill neighborhood, Saint Frank Coffee serves its brews in a geometrically inclined modern space by local firm Openscope Studio. Formerly a nail salon, the Spartan light-filled cafe is kitted out with custom furniture from local craftspeople and features an extra-long counter to highlight the work of its baristas. Architect Ian Dunn, who collaborated with Amanda Loper on the design, walks us through the space in this installation of our Coffee Break series. Photos by Patricia Chang.
March 6, 2014
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Call for Dwell Los Angeles Home Tour Submissions

Calling all architects: You are invited to submit a home for consideration for the 2014 Dwell Los Angeles Home Tours. Join Dwell for the dynamic weeklong celebration of modern architecture that is Dwell Design Week, the Dwell Modern Home Tours, and the country’s largest design event, Dwell on Design, June 20-22.
March 5, 2014

Mikal Hallstrup on the Design of Everyday Things

Fresh from his appearance at Design Indaba in Cape Town, Mikal Hallstrup of Designit talks about the importance of design in everyday life.
March 5, 2014
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Innovative Workspaces Across Chicago

New Zealand’s Studio Magazine goes behind the doors of Windy City design firms to see how the city's creatives work.
March 4, 2014