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Photography Focus: Natan Dvir

Natan Dvir's new photography series Coming Soon reveals just how affective advertising is and isn't when placed bigger than life as structures in your every day life.
June 6, 2013
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Hang it Up: 5 Artful Coat Racks

We know the drill: you come home, dump everything on the nearest chair, and head straight to the kitchen for dinner. Elevate your nightly routine with some of our favorite sculptural coat racks that double as design elements.
June 5, 2013
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6 Fantastic Fireplaces

Whether it's indoors or outdoors, for practical use or aesthetics, a fireplace is a great addition to any home. Check out six creative versions of the tried-and-true heating system, and our fireplace pinboard of the day.
June 5, 2013
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A Look Inside a Marble Factory

We're reporting from Almeria, a province in southwestern Spain where surfaces company Cosentino is headquartered. For the past couple of days, we've gotten a first-hand look at how the company manufactures its products—natural stone and engineered surfaces Silestone and the just-announced Dekton. Here we share the journey of a natural marble slab from mountaintop to manufacturing.
June 5, 2013
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New Products From Aldo Bakker

Familiar objects take surprising new forms in the hands of experimental Dutch designer (and self-proclaimed "control freak") Aldo Bakker, who we previously profiled in our May 2012 issue. The son of the late avant-garde jewelry artist Emmy van Leersum and Gijs Bakker, cofounder of the influential Dutch conceptual design collective Droog, Bakker has spent much of his creative professional life forging his own design identity. “When my father was at Droog, he was in my way,” Bakker says. “I had to push to find my own path.” Here, his latest crop of avant-garde objects and furnishings.
June 5, 2013
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Photography Focus: Promos of the Week

The photo team here at Dwell always appreciates a good photographer promotional. Some may think that promos, a marketing tool photographers use to give us a glimpse of their work, are not worth the time and money, but we would strongly disagree. Whether the design is simple or incredibly creative, we like to see what lands in our mailbox every day. Here are a few promos that caught our attention this week.
June 4, 2013
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Five Open Decks

As previously looked at in Decked out Dwell invites you to once again revel in the beauty of these five stunning and spacious outdoor spaces.
June 4, 2013
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A Look at Waterfront Homes

Whether it is floating on a river in Ontario or a short walk to the beach in California, these five homes embrace the life aquatic.
June 4, 2013
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5 Prefab Desert Homes

As previously seen in Best Modern Desert Houses, Dwell invites you to take a peak at these scorching additions.
June 3, 2013