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A Bright Office Addition in Cape Cod

An East Falmouth couple reached out to New York-based firm Present Architecture to create a bright home office in tune with their existing home and garden.
March 1, 2015
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A New Los Angeles Exhibition Celebrates the Architectural Photography of Hélène Binet

The Swiss-French photographer—who shoots on film, a rarity in today’s digital world—receives the Julius Shulman Institute’s Excellence in Photography Award for her singular take on the works of Le Corbusier, Zaha Hadid, Peter Zumthor, and beyond.
February 28, 2015
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5 Stunning Kitchens With Skylights

The skylights in these modern kitchens throw daylight—and moonlight—onto cooking surfaces at meal times.
February 27, 2015
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You Can Now Build Your Entire Kitchen with Ikea (Appliances Too!)

IKEA unveils a new, modular kitchen system complete with appliances.
February 27, 2015
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5 Dream Sofas

More for admiring than plopping down on, these five stately sofas could be in a museum.
February 27, 2015
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6 Super Sleek Staircases

Modern design shouldn't stop at the staircase.
February 27, 2015
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An Earth-Friendly African Retreat That's Actually Made From Earth

From clay bricks to the naturally filtered pool, the Khamsa House in Senegal is literally green from the ground up.
February 27, 2015
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Modernist Building in Los Angeles' Koreatown is Redesigned as The Line Hotel

What happens when a group of creative thinkers, such as Los Angeles-based designer (and Dwell on Design L.A. speaker) Sean Knibb, chef and restaurateur Roy Choi, hotelier Andrew Zobler of Sydell Group, entrepreneurs Ted Vadakan and Angie Myung, and L.A.-nightlife impresarios Jonnie and Mark Houston, get together to build a hotel in Koreatown? The magnificently modern Line hotel happens.
February 27, 2015
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Geckeler Michels

Through engineering work for brands like Muuto, industrial design duo David Geckeler and Frank Michels have evolved a distinct creative dialogue.
February 27, 2015