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Preview: Modern Lifestyle Lounge

Modern design isn't just for mature, Marcel Breuer-loving adults. Join us at Dwell on Design—and bring your mini modernists—for a plethora of playful designs in our Modern Lifestyle Lounge.
June 24, 2011
Dwell on Design 2011 debut

New Products Debuting at DOD

This week we're filling the floors of the Los Angeles Convention Center with products and furniture from our favorite designers, manufacturers, and companies for Dwell on Design. Come check out our favorite sofas, chairs, pillows, planters, and more—including these brand-new products debuting at the show.
June 23, 2011
Wallter will introduce this new planter Pot at Dwell on Design in Los Angeles June 24-26, 2011.

Preview: New from Wallter

At Dwell on Design last year, Richmond, California-based design company Wallter made a splash with its powder-coated products and the debut of its new planter. Owners and designers Max and Linda Geiser are back again this year with a brand-new, larger planter (simply called the planter Pot). We chatted with Max about what they've been up to since last year's show, how they designed the new planter, and what they're most looking forward to at Dwell on Design and the Los Angeles Design Festival.
June 22, 2011
Design Truck pairs the city's coolest furniture designers with L.A.'s hottest food trucks.

Design Truck

It's an undisputed truth that some of L.A.'s best meals are served on the street. So why shouldn't L.A.'s finest food trucks have outdoor seating that equals their culinary excellence? Design Truck, a concept by Los Angeles designers Brendan Ravenhill and Chris Adamick, hopes to remedy this curious quandary of curbside dining by providing a mobile furniture gallery which can comfortably seat the noshing masses. The duo will be launching the first outing of Design Truck this weekend and Ravenhill will be talking more about the creation at
June 21, 2011
Mohawk Portrait

Mohawk General Store Picks

As the first of the Dwell edit crew down in Los Angeles for Dwell on Design, I've had a chance to cruise around a bit soaking up all the good Angeleno design vibes. Little wonder that my peregrinations have taken me to Sunset Junction to Mohawk General Store, a winning depot for chic clothes, mid-century design, and all the lifestyle accoutrements needed to keep you significantly cooler than your stupid older brother who won't stop talking about his last trip to Austin. The shop was also the Design Finder in our April 2011 issue. Owners Kevin Carney (who will be talking at Dwell on Design on Sunday about the business of indie design) and Bo Carney showed me what they're most excited about in the shop right now.
June 20, 2011

Spanish Design in "Bravos" at Dwell on Design

We're thrilled to announce a recent addition to the Dwell on Design lineup: BRAVOS, an exhibition featuring emerging design talent from Spain. Meredith MacKenzie covered the exhibition back in March, and in the slideshow that follows, catch a few of the highlights.
June 20, 2011
Hella Jongerius / Jongeriuslab in Berlin

Dutch Designer Focus: Hella Jongerius

In her Berlin studio, rogue Dutch designer Hella Jongerius creates colorful, covetable objects that meld the handmade and the mass-produced in surprising new ways.
June 20, 2011
Ab Rogers dons a bold suit that suits the spirit of the accompanying decor he designed.

Modern London House with Rainbow Spiral Staircase

In a London house that’s flooded with light, a spiral staircase provides a prismatic path from floor to floor.
June 20, 2011
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Italian Design: Il Futuro

As impressive as Italy’s design legacy is, it’s the future that moves this lot. Get the inside track on what’s next.
June 17, 2011