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A Small, Off-the-Grid Escape in a Sonoma Olive Grove

Nestled in scenic Northern California, this outdoorsy home embraces its surroundings. To view more compact houses, pick up our
November 3, 2015
Top floor study in House B in Munich

Back to Basics: 5 Homes That Take Minimalism to the Max

These five houses eschew decoration for an airier appeal.
November 2, 2015
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5 Modern Houses in Tel Aviv

With a tradition of forward-thinking architecture, the Israeli city continues to see new developments in residential building.
November 2, 2015
Facade of shipping container restaurant in Asheville, North Carolina

A Restaurant Constructed from 19 Salvaged Shipping Containers

This 6,000-square-foot prefab design in Asheville, North Carolina, features artwork and furniture crafted by locals.
November 2, 2015
Spahaus cabin by YH2 outside Montreal

A Refreshing Modern Update on the Log Cabin

Montreal-based practice YH2 reimagines a traditional archetype.
November 2, 2015
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8 Strange Salvaged Materials and Objects in Modern Homes

From World War II steel buoys to bowling lanes, these 8 modern dwellings feature some peculiar elements rooted in the past.
November 2, 2015
Modern guest bathroom clad in Indian granite

6 Modern Homes with Granite Designs

Hard, impermeable, and practically a byword for solidity, granite has been a fixture of architecture going back to the Egyptian pyramids. These modern homes continue to capitalize on its aesthetic and functional traits.
November 2, 2015

Photo of the Week: Historic Charleston Houses Painted Pastel

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
November 1, 2015