The innovative state has no shortage of architectural experiments; these 7 prefab homes are pushing the design envelope.
Constrained by minimal square footage, small houses run the risk of feeling cramped and claustrophobic. The best solutions often involve copious amounts of natural light.
In northwest Michigan, a vacation retreat boasts a prime vantage point from which to soak up the bucolic scenery.
Texas is famous for supersized everything, but these six buildings are daringly diminutive.
The results of the American Institute of Architects' 11th annual Small Project Awards are in—and Dwell has the scoop on the smartest spaces under 1,000 square feet.
Does art imitate life or does life imitate art? Either way, when these artists merged their home and artistic lives, the results were stunning.
Architects constantly refer to Japanese design when crafting small spaces; Dwell goes straight to the source for inspiration on how to make the most out of every square foot.
When tricky terrain poses construction problems, hoisting a prefabricated home up on stilts offers a practical, eco-friendly solution.
A bay window build-out helps a turn-of-the-century home look forward.
A Japanese architect creates multi-use miracles with a home just wider than a big rig.
Not all prefabs are made of sheet metal and shipping containers; these sylvan sanctuaries offer a more humanistic approach to assembly-line architecture.
Stocked with green features, an inexpensive off-the-grid retreat in Arkansas provides its owner peace of mind through its clean-lined architecture.
These off-the-grid retreats are bright, cozy and minimal, perfect for summer or winter getaways.
Disregard advice for using clean lines and minimal furnishing with limited square footage, these small spaces go bold and big, despite their diminutive sizes.
While we fancy prefab as an option for building economically, out-of-the-way, and off-the-grid, a modular building system can work just as well in a city. Here, a handful of smart urban prefab homes.
Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.
An old barn in a Beverly Hills canyon inspires a new, clean-lined guesthouse and concert venue.
At under 2,000 square feet, these charming Midwestern homes show that living in a small space can be glamorous and practical even beyond the city limits.
With a palette of earthy colors and materials, and some thoughtful architectural interventions, a soaring schoolhouse in the Netherlands is reborn.
These 10 urban homes run the gamut from renovated commercial spaces to new constructions on small, irregular plots.