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2014

Modern Across America

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July/August 2014,
Vol. 14
Issue 08.
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Off-the-Grid Cabin in Arkansas

Stocked with green features, an inexpensive off-the-grid retreat in Arkansas provides its owner peace of mind through its clean-lined architecture.
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Family-Friendly Renovation of a Brick Warehouse in Alabama

In Alabama, a commercial building with a multifarious past begins a fresh chapter for a young family after a modern renovation.
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Made in America: 7 Products from the Midwest

In our Modern Across America issue, we rounded up the best American-made products from across the country. Here's a look at some of the best products from the Midwest.
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Made in America: 7 Great Designs from the Northwest

In our Modern Across America issue, we rounded up the best American-made products from across the country. First up: furniture and accessories crafted in the Northwest.
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Made in America: 8 Products from the Southwest

From our Modern Across America issue, check out these nifty products made in the Southwestern U.S. (Then, scope these Northwestern favorites here!)
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Made in America: 8 Designs from the Northeast

Dwell's editors pick their favorite products from Northeastern U.S. in Dwell's Modern Across America issue. (Continue your tour with these Midwestern, Southwestern, and Northwestern picks.)
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A Modern Lakeside Home in Wisconsin

After a devastating fire, architect David Salmela designs a house to replace a beloved lakeside retreat in Wisconsin.
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A Light-Filled, Nature-Inspired House in Dallas

A chance encounter led a Dallas couple to a neighborhood where nature is prized as much as design, and houses are built to make the most of both.
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Modern Across America: Baltimore, Maryland

In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching. With a slew of significant buildings by architects like Mies van der Rohe and I.M.
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Modern Across America: Charleston, South Carolina

In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.
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Modern Across America: Cincinnati, Ohio

In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.
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Modern Across America: Dallas, Texas

In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.
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Modern Across America: Salt Lake City

In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.
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Circular Affordable Housing Prototype

Inside the shell of the Oyster House prototype lies a new shape for affordable housing.
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Made in America: 7 Products from the Southeast

From our Modern Across America issue, check out these great products made in the Southeastern U.S.
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Complete Modern Renovation of Midcentury Home in Washington

Plagued by remodeling pitfalls, two tenacious homeowners reinvent a soggy midcentury home outside Seattle as a modern masterpiece.
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Modern Tower in Michigan

In northwest Michigan, a vacation retreat boasts a prime vantage point from which to soak up the bucolic scenery.
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Modern Sustainable Kitchen Renovation in Pennsylvania

A Bucks County, Pennsylvania, overhaul by Danny Seo relies on American-made goods to forge its identity.
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Cost-Effective Family Home in Pittsburgh

An architect and his wife roll up their sleeves and create an affordable family residence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Plus, catch architect Andrew Moss's guide to the city here.)
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3 American Mattress Companies to Know Now

Three mattress companies offer innovative updates along with domestic production.
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Modern Home Joins a Storied Site on the Pacific Ocean

A new home at Sea Ranch, a half-century-old enclave of rugged modernist houses on the Northern California coast, captures the spirit of its surroundings.
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Sustainable Retreat on a Fire-Devastated Site in Boulder

A natural disaster cleared a property in the Colorado mountains, giving an architect and her family a blank slate on which to build their green dream home.
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Modern Hawaii House Built on Lava Flow

Built on a Hawaiian lava flow, an architect’s first substantial house in concrete reflects its craggy surroundings.
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Designing a Home to Accommodate Alzheimer’s

For a couple coping with Alzheimer’s, a thoughtful addition creates a comfortable, long-term solution.
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Bright Modern Laundry Room We'd Actually Like to Spend Time In

Often, we cleanse our duds in a wasteland of half-forgotten detergent bottles and dryer-sheet-detritus. But one creative couple in Boston’s South End have reimagined their laundry room as a sanctuary.
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Brilliant Color Fields Made of Thread

Kansas City–based artist Anne Lindberg uses architecture as a framework for drawing in space.
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Rare Archival Photos of the GM Technical Center

Heralded as the “Versailles of Industry” when it opened in 1956, the General Motors Technical Center in Warren, Michigan, remains symbolic of cutting-edge design.
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