Storm King Art Center offers two new reasons to visit Upstate New York in the upcoming months.
Starting with an origami-inspired microgreen kit, two brothers want to bring your garden inside.
Artist Dan Graham builds a glass pavilion around ivy hedgerows for the museum's annual rooftop installation.
Offering places to garden, play, recline, and contemplate the view, backyards have the power to redefine the homes with which they share a site.
A coastal home designed by Australian architect John Wardle is uniquely tuned in to its residents and to its epic surroundings.
It can be a challenge to achieve a feeling of coziness without making a space seem cluttered. But spatial restrictions sometimes produce the most creative solutions.
By straightening angles, installing windows, and adding vertical accents, architect Aaron Ritenour brought light and order to an irregularly shaped apartment in the heart of Athens, Greece.
We showcase seven swoon-worthy backyards in honor of Earth Day, April 22.
From the bones of a neglected farmstead in rural Scotland emerges a low-impact, solar-powered home that’s all about working with what was already there.
Mixing imagination with function, 9 kid-friendly products offer ways to bring some fun into your home.
Eight modern homes that incorporate sustainable building practices into their oceanfront locations.
Modernism scales to new heights with these structures, all of which found unique ways to touch the sky.
Affectionate homeowners and architects have beckoned these classic homes into the modern era with sleek, midcentury modern additions that distinguish them from their contemporaries. Consider this...
Spring is finally here, bringing more opportunities to hit the terrace for meals. Here are 11 of our favorite ways to set up for modern outdoor dining.
Parisian designer Benjamin Graindorge is self-deprecating but completely content in his chosen métier, professing that “learning is freedom.” His enlightened state derives from time spent in...
Designed to harness the sun, architect Birgitte Hovmøller's vacation house features a roof full of solar panels and plenty of space for an extended family to relax.
Using workaday materials, architect Indra Janda creatively constructs a backyard retreat that looks opaque during the day and glows at night.
Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by an architect for his parents.
Landscape designer Bernard Trainor masterminds a seamless garden to surround a Silicon Valley Eichler.
Dwell's April 2014 issue is now on newsstands—here's a sneak peek of the intelligent homes, outdoor products, and green building methods you'll see in its pages.
With the goals of improving storage and flow in their midcentury home, two Austin residents hired Rick and Cindy Black Architects to reunite their kitchen with an open-plan living space.
An angled deck transforms a backyard in Menlo Park, California, into a welcoming gathering spot.
Faced with the unique challenge of renovating the work of mid-century master, design principal Stephen Shoup of building Lab worked to replace austerity with intimacy. Adding fencing and windows,...
At a summer camp with power tools, the campers helped design their own amusement: a set of musical swings.
In New York’s Nassau County, a 125-square-foot garden retreat offers a haven from bustling contemporary life.