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10 Ways to Use Shoji Screens

Shoji screens are used everywhere from George Nakashima's Reception House to actor Vincent Kartheiser's tiny Hollywood bungalow, and they remain a time-tested way of allowing light in and keeping clutter behind the scenes. Here are 10 clever ways to show some shoji style.
November 25, 2013
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Dwell Celebrates Another Successful City Modern

As an extension to the sold-out "Creativity & Constraint" event at the #DellVenue during Dwell's City Modern 2013, Designer Jonathan Adler and Dell Creative Director Tommy Lynn discuss the intersection between design authorship and design inspiration and how that effects their design process.
November 25, 2013
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Time to Design Winner: “Useful Living” by Sanghyeok Lee

“Useful Living” by designer Sanghyeok Lee was just announced as the winner of the Time to Design award.
November 25, 2013
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Game On! 8 Designs for the Modernist at Play

For young designers, making their mark with great furniture and lighting is a must—but creating a well-designed game is a very fun bonus. Taking cues from art-edition games of the past, like Man Ray's famous chess board, here are a few sets to encourage well-designed play.
November 25, 2013
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Dwell Home Venice: Part 23

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project from start to finish with future resident Michael Sylvester. Part 23, May 2013: Landscaping.
November 25, 2013
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Architect Spotlight: Byoung-soo Cho

South Korea is known for its innovations in technology. Seoul architect Byoung-soo Cho applies South Korea's technological innovation to architecture by experimenting with straight lines, negative space and uniting contrasting materials. Here we spotlight the Earth House, the Four Box House as well as the Concrete Box, all private residences of the minimalist architect.
November 24, 2013
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5 NYC Home Renovations

New York city is the largest metropolitan in the US and home to more than 8 million people. Despite this, living in the City doesn't mean sacrificing space or luxury. These five renovations were determined to take on the challenge by applying a modern approach. For more NYC renovations, check out our 5 Top-to-Bottom Brownstone Renovations.
November 23, 2013
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Week In Review: 7 Great Reads You May Have Missed

Each week delivers more than 50 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.
November 22, 2013
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Colorado Cool: 7 Mile-High Modern Spaces

Amidst the epic national parks and famous ski-resorts, modern architecture abounds in the Centennial state.
November 22, 2013