Lava Flow 4, The Big Island
- Hop from island to island as we suss out spectacular modern design sited in Hawaii's idyllic tropical landscape.
- Somewhere between the Villa Savoye and shag-carpeted condos in Mammoth, the spiral staircase lost its way.
- Footbridges can join an older structures to a new additions, or close a gulf between a house and the street. And when good design is part of the mix, they can add a decorative touch.
- Along the ever-expanding coastline of Hawaii’s Big Island, an architect and his family exchange fast-paced city life for a different kind of flow—the geological kind.
- It’s readily available, affordable, fairly sustainable, and hardy—what’s not to love about pine?
- When most people think of locations for a holiday home, they have visions of beaches, golf courses, spas, and chalets.
- Brise soleil—architectural devices that shade structures from sunlight—offer sculptural flourishes and passively cool buildings. We examine five examples from the Dwell archive.
- Driven by the death of several appliances, a San Francisco family finds that a spanking new kitchen delivers a good dose of domestic harmony along with the excuse to execute a complete home makeover.