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15 Modern Summer Rentals

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.

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House Tours

An Airstream and Playroom by the Beach

A couple in Israel seizes the rare chance to rehab a 1969 Airstream to experiment with indoor-outdoor, space-efficient living.
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Green

High-Tech Green Family Home in Los Angeles

Though tricked out with high-tech touches, this house’s greenest feature is decidedly low tech: the family’s intention to make it their lifelong home.
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House Tours

6 Iconic Modernist Residences

What's it like to live inside an iconic house-museum? These impeccably-preserved residences highlight the work of six great modernist architects from the 20th century.
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Building Green in Harlem

Building Green in Harlem: Finding a Building in NYC

In this video series, Dwell follows a New York couple with a passion for building green through the challenges—and triumphs—of renovation, from finding the design-build team to finalizing the design.
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House Tours

Accessibility in the Modern Home

A frequent query sent into Dwell Letters is about accessibility and universal design in modern houses.
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My House

Light Box

For Tad Beck, making a home out of a stolid, windowless warehouse meant opening it up from the inside out.
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Green

Music for the Modern World

We are always interested in people who are doing things never-before-done and pushing the boundaries of sustainability and innovation.
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House Tours

Craig Newick's Chanukah Houses

Earlier today architect Craig Newick sent me a note with a little one-off Chanukah project he did for his wife and I couldn't resist sharing it.

Slideshows

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9 Amazing Modern Houses by Paul Archer

We're big fans of British architect Paul Archer, so much so that we ran a story on the incredible Green Orchard house he designed for his parents in our June 2013 issue.

Videos

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Design Leader: Adam Kalkin

At a time when many architects are content to peddle a pat routine, Adam Kalkin is a truly original thinker. His work is industrial grit mixed with poetic touches and a dash of performance art.
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