In the right hands, wooden slatted screens can become a high-design—as well as highly practical—accent in architecture, creating interest inside and outside the home.
Whether sleek and finished or rustic and aged there is something so romantic about exposed beams. Here, we take a look at a variety of designs from hotels to restaurants to homes featuring the...
When your house includes an industrial design studio, architecture office, and metalwork shop, what more do you need?
In the Windy City, a custom walnut slide offers a playful way for a small family of four to glide down to the basement.
Australian firm Room11 creates a viewing structure that helps visitors understand their surroundings.
A spiral staircase provides a prismatic path from floor to floor in this London Home.
The Boy Scouts of America builds a sustainable tree house in West Virginia.
In Seattle, an architect transforms a cramped space into a flexible family gathering spot.
Kansas City–based artist Anne Lindberg uses architecture as a framework for drawing in space.
This modern log cabin from architecture students at Auburn University was designed to be completed for $20,000—an admirable solution for the down-at-heel looking to put down roots.
The Miner and a Major is an experiment in communal living and fantastical form. A New York story of creativity born from hardscrabble circumstance, the project grew out of the joint imagination of...
You've got all the practical furniture you need and even a few statement pieces for added interest (see some of our picks here, here, and here) but now it's time for the finishing touch of any...
With the classic Murphy bed as muse, Japanese architect Toshihiko Suzuki transformed a standard Airstream into a versatile small wonder.
In Austin, Texas, architect Sean Guess forges an inventive industrial kitchen for a cost-conscious couple.
An exhibition showcasing the ins and outs of Jean Prouvé’s industrial design aesthetic is the final word on the French master’s legacy.
A dim Toronto Tudor gets an airy new look, thanks to a top-level remodel and some bright ideas.
When Pamela Butz and Jeffrey Klug, principals of Butz + Klug Architecture, began renovating the master bathroom of a nearly 120-year-old home in Brookline, Massachusetts, they made “all sorts...
Enlisted to renovate an apartment in Manhattan's East Village, architects Melissa Baker and Jon Handley, partners at the firm pulltab design, took inspiration from the city's plethora of...
Every collection has to start somewhere, and for Lisa Congdon, it began with a dish. Nearly ten years ago, the San Francisco–based artist (and co-owner of local design shop Rare Device)...
A new prefab company represents the future of low-impact affordable housing.
German photographer Ken Schluchtmann documents over 12,000 miles of Norway’s rugged landscape.
When it comes to lighting there are so many ways to go but if you want to add a bit of drama and really elevate your interior design to the next level we think there is nothing like a chandelier....
Thanks to a folding glass wall and a custom-built bed, dreams of sleeping under the stars came true for a Cincinnati, Ohio, couple.
Using workaday materials, architect Indra Janda creatively constructs a backyard retreat that looks opaque during the day and glows at night.