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Bus Stations Remodeled With Graphic Flowers

A new series of custom-fabricated metal screens are popping up at bus stops across El Paso, Texas, displaying dramatically enlarged photographs of local plants and flowers. These virtual gardens are part of the Leaves of Wind project by Boston-based artist Catherine Widgery.
April 17, 2015
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5 New Zealand Getaways

Although warm weather is finally upon us, these five homes in New Zealand have us dreaming about vacation.
April 16, 2015
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This Prefab Ski School in the Alps Took 10 Days to Assemble

Made of recyclable and other eco-friendly materials, LEAPfactory’s modular ski school has an incredibly light environmental touch.
April 11, 2015
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To Paris with Love: Modern Homes in the City of Light

In honor of Eiffel Tower Day, we celebrate our favorite modern homes in Paris.
April 1, 2015
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Centuries-Old Buddhist Temples Seen Through a Modern Lens

Executed with a level of restraint and precision rarely seen outside the modern era, Kyoto's Zen Buddhist temples and gardens are as breathtaking today as they were a thousand years ago. In a new book, View, Kyoto, and gallery exhibit, Dutch visual artist and photographer Jacqueline Hassink painstakingly captures these spaces' architectural and spiritual serenity.
March 20, 2015
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Modernist Building in Los Angeles' Koreatown is Redesigned as The Line Hotel

What happens when a group of creative thinkers, such as Los Angeles-based designer (and Dwell on Design L.A. speaker) Sean Knibb, chef and restaurateur Roy Choi, hotelier Andrew Zobler of Sydell Group, entrepreneurs Ted Vadakan and Angie Myung, and L.A.-nightlife impresarios Jonnie and Mark Houston, get together to build a hotel in Koreatown? The magnificently modern Line hotel happens.
February 27, 2015
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7 Resorts Off the Beaten Path

For modern adventurers, we submit seven remote resorts where you can truly escape it all.
February 25, 2015

Highlights from the 2015 Tokyo Gift Show

This week marks the 79th annual Tokyo International Gift Show, taking place at Tokyo Big Sight, the 1996 convention center located in the city’s Ariake district next to Tokyo Bay. We’ll be sharing highlights over the course of the fair’s three days.
February 4, 2015
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The 10 Best-Designed Hotels in America

Ranging from the very new to the more familiar, Dwell has assembled 10 of the best-designed hotels in America. Which properties do you think we missed? Tell us in the comments!
February 3, 2015