A Sustainable Home in Silicon Valley
- Hong Kong’s architectural development can be traced through time by viewing it panoramically from the city’s stratospheric escalators. We survey the layers with local architect Rocco Yim.
- As the weekend slowly draws to a near, we've gathered up ten of our most clicked on homes on Dwell this week for your perusal.
- On an eight-foot-wide site in London, architect Luke Tozer cleverly squeezed in a four-story home equipped with rain-water-harvesting and geothermal systems.
- When tricky terrain poses construction problems, hoisting a prefabricated home up on stilts offers a practical, eco-friendly solution.
Dwell magazine is hosting Silicon Valley Home Tours event from September 14-16, 2012. The weekend is complete with interesting architecture and people from the Silicon Valley area in California. To kick-off the home tours, a reception at an exclusive setting will be held on the evening of the 14th. Invitation holders will be able to meet the architects behind the planned Silicon Valley Home Tours and listen to talks about their work. On the 15th and 16th, five unique homes are planned for self-tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
$25 Meet the Architects Cocktail Reception
$75 Single-Day Pass
$150 Weekend Pass (includes invitation to Meet the Architects Cocktail Reception)
- Did you know Dwell has covered design in far-flung locations since our very beginning? What was once called Elsewhere has since evolved to departments we call "Detour" and "Postcard".
- In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying property, and designing and building a modern house…
- Sustainability doesn’t have to mean monasticism and darkness—with this zone-by-zone guide to the domestic world you know best, going green can be both more efficient and fun.