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  1. Rana Creek: The Design Firm Bringing Architecture to Life
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    Rana Creek: The Design Firm Bringing Architecture to Life

    In a nursery off the coast of Monterey, California, Rana Creek raises millions of plants each year. From there, many will be raised again, off their grids of soil and up onto roofs and walls,...

    written by: Thomas Travagli
    01.07.13

  2. Above Santiago's Architecture Biennial
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    Above Santiago's Architecture Biennial

    This mesmerizing video comes from one of our favorite photographers, Cristobal Palma. It's incredible what Palma is able to do here, as his camera hovers and rises over the exhibition design that...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    01.16.13

  3. A New Cultural Hub for San Francisco
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    A New Cultural Hub for San Francisco

    In the last few years, San Francisco has seen an influx of new architecture to house its cultural institutions. The new SFJAZZ center designed by award-winning firm Mark Cavagnero Associates, which...

    written by: Diana Budds
    01.23.13

  4. Celebrating 100 Years of Grand Central Station
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    Celebrating 100 Years of Grand Central Station

    In celebration of Grand Central's one-hundredth anniversary this month, W. W. Norton has reissued the incredible photographic tribute Grand Central: Gateway to a Million Lives, by John Belle and...

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    02.01.13

  5. New York’s 20th Annual Canstruction
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    New York’s 20th Annual Canstruction

    If you are in New York City this week or next, stop by Brookfield Place in the World Financial Center Complex to celebrate design contest Canstruction's 20th anniversary. Twenty-five teams of...

    written by: Olivia Martin
    02.05.13

  6. Step Into Dwell Outdoor
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    Step Into Dwell Outdoor

    Modern design extends beyond glass walls. From planters and prefab to shrubs and sheds, we export the lifestyle values that inform our in-house decisions—sustainability, simplicity and quality—and...

    02.06.13

  7. Hélène Binet's Composing Space
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    Hélène Binet's Composing Space

    If photography is painting with light, few make better canvases of buildings than Hélène Binet. The photographer has been documenting the world's most important structures for 25 years, and in late...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    photos by: Hélène Binet
    02.07.13

  8. Milan Furniture Fair 2009 Day 3
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    Milan Furniture Fair 2009 Day 3

    Day three of non-stop design action at the Milan Furniture Fair delivered another great slideshow of new furniture and lighting.

    written by: Dwell Staff
    02.08.13

  9. Stanley Kubrick Retrospective at LACMA
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    Stanley Kubrick Retrospective at LACMA

    Calling all film and design buffs! The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is currently showing the first U.S. retrospective of master director Stanley Kubrick's prolific 45-year life and career in...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    photos by: Eujin Rhee
    02.11.13

  10. European Vacation
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    European Vacation

    We've been all over the world in our search for the best architecture and design, and we've reported on scores of fantastic cities along the way. From uncovering the surprising modern design in...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    02.14.13

  11. Catherine Opie: In & Around L.A.
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    Catherine Opie: In & Around L.A.

    In her work, Catherine Opie has consistently focused her lens on the subcultural phenomena and the castaways of Los Angeles—lonely, mansard-roofed Beverly Hills mansions, freeway underbellies, and...

    written by: Erika Heet
    02.15.13

  12. A Stylish Portable Bluetooth Speaker
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    A Stylish Portable Bluetooth Speaker

    With Switch, electronics manufacturer Native Union seeks to break into the portable speaker market.

    written by: Diana Budds
    02.22.13

  13. Stacked
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    Stacked

    As English writer G. K. Chesterton once declared, "A room without books is like a body without a soul." As we previously explored in Shelf Life, these five homeowners from Japan to Barcelona each...

    written by: Jami Smith
    02.26.13

  14. A+D Museum’s Never Built: Los Angeles Onstage at Dwell on Design
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    A+D Museum’s Never Built: Los Angeles Onstage at Dwell on Design

    From Frank Lloyd Wright to Frank Gehry, many noted architects have dreamed of a better plan for the architectural fabric of Los Angeles. For the first time, these lofty utopias, in the form of...

    written by: Erika Heet
    02.25.13

  15. Mirror Mirror
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    Mirror Mirror

    Since September 2012, Greek designer Panos Papanagiotou has been documenting angular architecture buildings and structures on his aptly-titled Tumblr, Mirrors. Via the iPhone, Papanagiotou shoots...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    02.28.13

  16. Shot by Jonas von der Hude
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    Shot by Jonas von der Hude

    Born in Lübeck, Germany and currently based in Hamburg, photographer Jonas von der Hude has been snap, snap, snapping away. Previously trained in all things carpentry, design, and photography, von...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    03.05.13

  17. Caesarstone’s Latest 'Coasters for a Cause' Initiative
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    Caesarstone’s Latest 'Coasters for a Cause' Initiative

    Caesarstone is now offering a new coaster in their “Coasters for a Cause” initiative. Coasters for the Cause is a philanthropic program where Caesarstone designs and sells coasters specifically to...

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    03.05.13

  18. M to M with M/M (Paris)
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    M to M with M/M (Paris)

    Prolific Parisian design duo M/M (Paris) have released their long-awaited 528-paged monograph, M to M of M/M (Paris), today. The hefty tome celebrates 20 years of unprecedented, generation-defining...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    03.05.13

  19. The Bay Lights Begins Tonight!
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    The Bay Lights Begins Tonight!

    If you're in the San Francisco Bay Area tonight, you won't want to miss the debut of The Bay Lights, the largest scale LED light installation in the world to date.

    written by: Sara Ost
    03.05.13

  20. Pets in the Modern World
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    Pets in the Modern World

    It is common knowledge that fully half the internet is comprised of pictures of cats; the other half, of cat videos. At Dwell, we love all pets—cats, dogs, chickens and the coops they call home—and...

    written by: Sara Ost
    03.08.13

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