Advertising
Advertising

Latest Articles

Advertising
Advertising
hiroko takeda portrait

Designer Spotlight: Hiroko Takeda

Weaver and textile artist Hiroko Takeda keeps a studio on the ninth floor of an old industrial building in downtown Brooklyn, where she works on various client commissions and her own one-off art projects.
February 18, 2014
Renovated factory building interior living room with brick wall and wood floors and wooden joist

A 19th-Century Live/Work Factory in New York

Whether they’re fabricating a dining chair, designing a line for West Elm, or building out a kitchen, Amy and Brandon Phillips find ways to reveal the unique histories and characteristics of the materials within their work. “We don’t believe in enshrining the past,” says Brandon, “but we don’t need to hide it either. We can respect it.”
February 18, 2014
marston house interior bedroom

Lucy Marston's Timeless Farmhouse in Suffolk

When it came to designing a new home for herself and her family, one of the most important ambitions held by architect Lucy Marston was to create a sense of belonging.
February 18, 2014
Gemland bent wood sofa Lisa Hilland Stockholm Furniture Fair

Stockholm Furniture Fair 2014 Highlights

Taking stock of the latest and greatest furniture and lighting seen at the 2014 Stockholm Furniture Fair, including the latest color- and material-driven interior trends.
February 18, 2014
studio visit finnish designer

Editor’s Guide: Design in Helsinki

Adding to our design itinerary in the Finnish capital with a whirlwind tour of the city’s vibrant furniture, industrial, and ceramics design scene.
February 17, 2014
img 6008 edit  0

An Australian Architect's Simple Brick House With Impressive Green Roof

With a simple brick house on a tiny lot, an Australian architect shows that style needn't be fussy or expensive.
February 16, 2014
tw dwellbed 018

The Ultimate Indoor-Outdoor Bedroom

Thanks to a folding glass wall and a custom-built bed, dreams of sleeping under the stars came true for a Cincinnati, Ohio, couple.
February 15, 2014
postman cottage exterior england

7 Great Reads You May Have Missed

Each week Dwell.com delivers many great original posts, articles, and interviews focused on the latest in modern design. We wouldn't want you to miss a thing, so we've pulled together our top stories of the week. Take a look and see what you might have missed.
February 14, 2014
10 moscow pool gh

Olympic City: Gary Hustwit on Sochi and the Afterlife of the Games

While Sochi’s true legacy is yet to be written, the questions raised by inflated budgets and shaky construction are already being debated. It’s nothing new. Generations of host cities have had to live in the shadows of the games and a find a second life for billion-dollar stadiums and sports complexes. With their ongoing Olympic City project and book, filmmaker Gary Hustwit (Urbanized, Objectified and Helvetica) and photographer Jon Pack are documenting the aftermath, to show how these massive infrastructure spending sprees leave a mark on the landscape long after the torch moves on. Hustwit sees Sochi as just the same old games.
February 14, 2014
Advertising