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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
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Happy Birthday, Achille Castiglioni and Angelo Mangiarotti

Today we say buon compleanno to two grandfathers of modern Italian design, Achille Castiglioni (1918–2002) and Angelo Mangiarotti (1921–2012), with a survey of their iconic works.
February 26, 2015
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5 Beautiful Kitchen Hoods

Of all the ways to get creative in the kitchen, from tiled backsplashes to granite countertops, the ventilation system is surely the most overlooked. These five range hoods remind us that even the most functional home devices have design potential.
February 26, 2015
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Rethinking the Streets of Los Angeles

Joining us this May at Dwell on Design Los Angeles are two industry leaders—Elizabeth Timme and Seleta Reynolds—who are working with the community to redesign what mayor Eric Garcetti calls “our largest public asset, forming and reflecting the character of our neighborhoods, our people, and our city.”
February 23, 2015
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Winning Bids: 7 Unbelievable Online Finds

Amassing a modern furniture collection on a budget used to require hundreds of man hours spent trawling yard sales. Now all it takes are the right keywords. Culled from our archives, here are seven instances of everyday design mavens who hit the online auction jackpot.
February 23, 2015
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Your Chance to Write for Dwell is Here

Love architecture, design, and writing about architecture and design? Join the team.
February 20, 2015
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Psst! Follow Us Down These 5 Secret Passages

Remember when you were a kid and you'd knock on walls trying to uncover hidden staircases? Of course, you do. These five homes make good on that childhood dream with carefully-concealed private spaces.
February 19, 2015
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In China, a Library Doubles as an Earthquake Memorial

In Yunnan Province, a library and community center is a cornerstone of a rebuilding effort.
February 18, 2015