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8 Things to See at Designjunction Edit New York

On May 15-18, 2015, designjunction edit will host a satellite show in New York for NYCxDesign week. Known for its London and Milan showcases, this is the first time the fair will be held stateside. In anticipation of the event, we've gathered a few things we're most excited to see. Be sure to join us for Dwell Presents, a series of live discussions moderated by Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron on Friday, May 15.
May 11, 2015
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Architecture Firm You Should Know: Höweler + Yoon

In our June 2015 issue, we visit the dwelling that Höweler + Yoon Architecture built to accommodate three generations of a tight-knit family in Virginia. In anticipation of the story, we take a look at a few modern structures by the multidisciplinary Boston firm, run by J. Meejin Yoon and Eric Höweler.
May 8, 2015
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The Story Behind Over 125 Stunning Poster Designs

A new exhibition on poster design opens May 8, 2015, at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. We sent a few questions to Ellen Lupton, the curator of contemporary design, to unpack the show.
May 7, 2015
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5 Colorful Hotels Around the World

The joy of travel is reflected in these hotels' fun color designs.
May 7, 2015
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5 Nightstands We Love

Handy for storing nocturnal necessities, these nightstands make great additions to any bedroom.
May 6, 2015
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Get to Know the Winners of the 2015 National Design Awards

The winners of the 16th annual National Design Awards, presented by Cooper Hewitt, include many Dwell favorites. Two former Dwell on Design keynote speakers, Michael Graves and Stephen Burks, were honored, as well as other designers that have graced the pages of Dwell. Here, we've suggested articles and videos that will help you do your homework on the winners.
May 5, 2015
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Dynamic Office Furniture for the Future of Work

As work becomes more flexible and open-ended, so too must office furniture. These functional, efficient pieces were made for the modern workplace.
April 29, 2015
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Behind the Scenes with Ellen's Design Challenge Winners Katie Stout and Karl Champley

The winners of Ellen's Design Challenge, Brooklyn designer Katie Stout and her Aussie carpenter Karl Champley, share never-before-told details about their experience on the HGTV show, in preparation for their appearance at Dwell on Design Los Angeles next month, where they'll speak with Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron.
April 24, 2015
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Earth Day Inspiration: Prefab Pavilion Celebrates Nature in the Heart of Chicago

Completed in 2010, the Nature Boardwalk designed by Studio Gang Architects introduced a pavilion and boardwalk to a pond site at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago. It also recast the area as a thriving ecosystem in the middle of the city.
April 22, 2015