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Modern small box home in Mexico

An Affordable High-Design Vacation Home in Mexico

By pooling their resources and giving their architect complete creative control, two busy Mexico City–based brothers built a high-design vacation home for just $70 per square foot.
January 29, 2013
Modern home with multilayered facade

Building on a Shoestring in Singapore

Building on a shoestring is no mean feat in Singapore, especially when your home calls for a multilayered facade. Chang Architects, however, were more than up to the challenge.
January 10, 2013
Habitat '67 building in Montreal, Canada designed by Moshe Safdie

A Renovated Flat in Moshe Safdie's Habitat '67

A flat renovated by a pair of fashion insiders breathes new life into architect Moshe Safdie's iconic Habitat '67 building.
December 30, 2012
Gambier Island House in Canada designed by Turkel Design

Into the Woods

The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s western coast.
November 30, 2012
Glass Pitcher & Cup Set by Esque Studio

Modern Mixology

Modern takes on many meanings besides being contemporary or new age—sometimes modern simply means being different. Variety is what makes life interesting, and the same should apply when it comes to designing any room. To make it easier, we've curated our picks for eye-catching statement pieces that are bound to stand out.
November 19, 2012
Modern small sustainable weekend home with flat roof

Sustainable Glass House in Sonoma

Two linked 1,000-square-foot pavilions are greater than a sum of their parts.
November 19, 2012
Modern vacation home with gable-roofed structure

Gable-Roofed Rural Weekend Home in Connecticut

To create their rural Connecticut getaway, Lisa Gray and Alan Organschi layered their modern design sensibility atop an early 20th-century stone foundation.
October 3, 2012
Modern living room with 620 Chair Programme by Dieter Rams

Hillside Mid-Century Home Renovation in Texas

An architectural designer and an artist harnessed the collective power of their design firm to remake a dilapidated mid-century gem into a hillside perch for their family.
September 24, 2012
MagContainers by Colors

Into the Woods at Maison & Objet 2012

As a reaction to throw-away culture in the years following the recession, we have seen age-old woodworking techniques such as cabinetry and parquetry become the focus of high-profile design projects. At Maison & Objet we saw this long-term design movement continue to develop as designers find new ways of working with this durable, fundamental, and essential material to create contemporary design.
September 21, 2012