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  1. As You Light It: Roll & Hill

    As You Light It: Roll & Hill

    For our third and last installment of our series on lighting design, we trek to Brooklyn for a round table discussion about the power of illumination with the creative minds behind Roll & Hill.

    12.31.10

  2. Cheers to a New Year!

    Cheers to a New Year!

    Time to tip our hats to 2010 and ring in 2011 with a big ol' bang, as we celebrate the beginning of a brand new year in style. We see lots of lovely and amazing things in store for everyone in the...

    $18.71

  3. 20/200 Vision
    Design 101

    20/200 Vision

    What if you could get a real work of art for as little as $20? And it’s not 
a coffeehouse portrait of Neil Young?

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.30.10

  4. Collection Reform
    Design 101

    Collection Reform

    Regional and world-class museums alike must daily contend with the same pedestrian woe: How can we show all this art? Limited by space, most museums manage to show only a tiny fraction of what they...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.30.10

  5. On Loan
    A Great Idea

    On Loan

    An interest-free government loan to buy contemporary art? Someone tell Fannie Mae.

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.30.10

  6. State of the Art?
    --The Future of

    State of the Art?

    So you bought a little art and you kinda wonder what’s in your—and its—future. Read on.

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.30.10

  7. An Introduction to Art Collecting
    Design 101

    An Introduction to Art Collecting

    For millennia, kings and clerics alike have understood that little inspires awe and confers power better than a battalion of marble statues, an epic tapestry, or an exquisitely rendered portrait....

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.30.10

  8. CB2's Barbershop Shower Curtain
    Product of the Day

    CB2's Barbershop Shower Curtain

    Though I'm a happy fan of all things modern, I do occasionally cringe at the faithfully restored, immaculately sourced modernist necropolises that pass through the office. So with that in mind...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.29.10

  9. Dwell Around the World
    Travel Reports

    Dwell Around the World

    As we began dispersing for the holidays—heading our separate ways to SoCal and all the way to the Carribean—we take a look back at the best of what we saw worldwide in 2010.

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    12.28.10

  10. Sam Kaufman on Breuer's B32
    Interviews

    Sam Kaufman on Breuer's B32

    I moved apartments over the weekend, and in the great push to clean out the old place in anticipation of the new, I decided to finally do away with a set of (free at the time) dining...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.27.10

  11. Spin/Recharge Table

    Spin/Recharge Table

    Oh, what a tangled web of cords we weave. This steel-topped, wooden-legged side table seeks to tidy up our cables, offering a specially designed slot on top for all our digital accoutrements.

  12. 100% AL Table

    100% AL Table

    Simple sawhorse table, you say? Not so. The top of this table - a mixture of virgin and recycled aluminum - presses directly into place atop its trestle base with no need for nails or screws. The...

  13. Set in the Future
    Profiles

    Set in the Future

    When Tron raced into theaters on neon treads in 1982, the futuristic backdrops were a vis-ual revelation for cinema geeks. Nearly three decades later, its set design and costumes—specifically...

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    12.26.10

  14. Hollywood Renovation: Week 4
    Renovation

    Hollywood Renovation: Week 4

    In this new, exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture will track the hands-on renovation of her and her partner's live-work space in Los Angeles. Week 4 pr...

    written by: Linda Taalman
    12.25.10

  15. Merry Christmas!!
    Product of the Day

    Merry Christmas!!

    We here at Dwell wish everyone the jolliest, merriest, eatingest, happiest Christmas ever. Much love, friends.

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    12.25.10

  16. Merry Christmas!!

    Merry Christmas!!

    We here at Dwell wish everyone the jolliest, merriest, eatingest, happiest Christmas ever. Much love, friends....

    $16.00

  17. Erik Thorstensson on Creatables
    Interviews

    Erik Thorstensson on Creatables

    Earlier this month I posted a little round-up of products by the recycling mavens behind the Swedish design firm Creatables. I've had a subsequent email exchange with Erik Thorstensson, one of...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.24.10

  18. Handcrafted Modern: At Home with Midcentury Designers
    Books

    Handcrafted Modern: At Home with Midcentury Designers

    In Handcrafted Modern, photographer Leslie Williamson captured precisely these quiet moments in the homes of designers whose work we know well, from Albert Frey to Wharton Esherick. Modern design...

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    12.24.10

  19. Happy Thoughts Big Mini Tray

    Happy Thoughts Big Mini Tray

    It's about that time, kids. Tonight before you hit the sack, please don't forget to set out those cookies and a small glass of milk for Santa. We cannot guarantee, however, if you leave them on...

    $24.00

  20. Code Natural Kitchen by Snaidero
    Food

    Code Natural Kitchen by Snaidero

    Kitchen systems are a lot like prefab housing: they're designed to be modular but they're endlessly customizable—not that that's a bad thing. The advantage of choosing a kitchen system or a...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    12.23.10

  21. Academy Rewards
    House Tours

    Academy Rewards

    A pair of photographers employed a pair of architects (they're all buddies) to transform an aging schoolhouse into a modern marvel.

    written by: David Hay
    12.23.10

  22. Cool Chicken House
    Outdoor

    Cool Chicken House

    Who doesn't love a chicken run? This cool coop is by David Rosen, an Associate Producer at CBS News in New York. His goal, in addition to sheltering four egg-laying hens, was to design a...

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    12.23.10

  23. Anders Färdig
    Interviews

    Anders Färdig

    “I was born into this,” says Design House Stockholm CEO Anders Färdig of his work in the design industry. “I had no chance!” His father and godfather helmed venerable...

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    12.23.10

  24. Garden Lady Pillow Doll

    Garden Lady Pillow Doll

    We were unfamiliar with Mimi Kirchner's fantastic work until yesterday (hat tip for the hot tip to our pals at Chroma Lab!), but wow. What great stuff! The fiber artist's collection of hand-made...

    $175.00

  25. Host Modern

    Host Modern

    Bottles of wine will enliven an evening, but the cheer they bring is short-lived. Show your hostess you care with these helpful gifts that have a longer finish than any Burgundy.

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    12.22.10

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