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  1. Best of Milan: Scholten & Baijings's chairs, lights, and tumblers
    Travel Reports

    Best of Milan: Scholten & Baijings's chairs, lights, and tumblers

    The Dutch design duo's newest creations, released during Salone del Mobile 2014.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    04.17.14

  2. Sophisticated hostel for design-conscious travelers
    Hotels

    Sophisticated hostel for design-conscious travelers

    The Generator London brings established design pieces into a playful space.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    04.21.14

  3. David Weeks on How to Shop for Lighting
    How To

    David Weeks on How to Shop for Lighting

    The New York-based designer's thoughts on lighting the home, choosing the right bulb, and more.

    written by: Dwell Staff
    05.07.14

  4. 7 Modern Pendant Lights
    Product

    7 Modern Pendant Lights

    Pendant lights help illuminate a space, and add a sculptural touch to a dining room or entryway. These seven modern examples show how it's done.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.23.14

  5. Editors’ Essentials: 5 Foolproof Table Lamps
    Product

    Editors’ Essentials: 5 Foolproof Table Lamps

    We field a lot of product queries at Dwell—and often, it’s the simplest items that cause the most shopping anxiety. Need to light up a table or desk? Let these editor-approved choices guide you.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    01.05.15

  6. I Woke Up Like This: Lamp Syncs with the Patterns of the Sun
    Product

    I Woke Up Like This: Lamp Syncs with the Patterns of the Sun

    Sunn is a light fixture that mimics the sun—as the earth rotates, it changes color and brightness accordingly. Available for pre-order, $289.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    01.06.15

  7. 8 Modern Chandeliers
    Product

    8 Modern Chandeliers

    Stuffy crystal fixtures, take heed—these modern chandeliers give a living space a healthy dose of pizzazz, without going overboard.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    09.02.14

  8. Omer Arbel’s New 73 Light Debuts at Maison Objet
    Product

    Omer Arbel’s New 73 Light Debuts at Maison Objet

    The designer and creative director of Bocci's latest lighting collection, entitled 73, explores the material possibilities of the moment fabric meets glass.

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    01.23.15

  9. Use a Modern Sconce for Subtle Lighting
    Product

    Use a Modern Sconce for Subtle Lighting

    Sconces are a discreet way to illuminate a bedroom or living room corner.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.03.15

  10. Lamp We Love: Solid Beech with Conical Shade by Formabilio
    Product

    Lamp We Love: Solid Beech with Conical Shade by Formabilio

    The Clarina floor lamp by Formabilio is a simple form fit for a modern living space.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.06.15

  11. The Lighting Fixture That Inspired A High-Stakes Heist: The PH Artichoke
    Product

    The Lighting Fixture That Inspired A High-Stakes Heist: The PH Artichoke

    Commissioned for a restaurant in 1958, the PH Artichoke lamp by Poul Henningsen has become a fixture in modern spaces.

    written by: Alex Ronan
    02.15.15

  12. This Illuminated Arkansas Home Changes Colors with the Tap of a Smartphone
    In The Modern World

    This Illuminated Arkansas Home Changes Colors with the Tap of a Smartphone

    An affordable live-work home in Fayetteville, Arkansas lights up the night with a series of low-cost LED fixtures.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    photos by: Timothy Hursley
    03.10.15

  13. Modern Lighting Made in America
    Dwell on Design

    Modern Lighting Made in America

    Dwell on Design Los Angeles will showcase hundreds of innovative, modern designs, including Southern California brand Cerno, whose lighting fixtures are all made in the U.S.A.

    written by: Brandi Andres
    04.10.15

  14. 3D Printed Lighting by Exnovo
    A Great Idea

    3D Printed Lighting by Exnovo

    At Maison & Objet, Italian company exnovo debuted six new lines of 3D-printed lighting designs created by an additive process called laser sintering.

    written by: Diana Budds
    01.30.14

  15. Designing with Noguchi
    Rewind

    Designing with Noguchi

    The sculptural forms of Isamu Noguchi's tables and lamps can transform any room into a work of art.

    written by: Dora Sapunar
    04.13.14

  16. Milan Design Week: Day Two
    Travel Reports

    Milan Design Week: Day Two

    Our editors share their most exciting discoveries from their second day at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile. [Update: day one, day three, and day four!]

    written by: Dwell Staff
    04.09.14

  17. Milan Design Week: Day Three
    Travel Reports

    Milan Design Week: Day Three

    Our editors share snapshots of some of their best finds from their third day at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile. [Update: day one, day two, and day four!]

    written by: Dwell Staff
    04.10.14

  18. Design Icon: Greta Grossman
    Profiles

    Design Icon: Greta Grossman

    Greta Grossman, for a while relegated to the footnotes of design history, is finally getting the deserved recognition as one of the pioneers of mid-century modernism in both Sweden and California.

    written by: Dora Sapunar
    04.03.14

  19. Milan Design Week: Day One
    Travel Reports

    Milan Design Week: Day One

    The first day of Milan Design Week, as seen by our editors. [Update: day two, day three, and day four!]

    written by: Dwell Staff
    04.07.14

  20. Designer Spotlight: Vera & Kyte
    Profiles

    Designer Spotlight: Vera & Kyte

    Two young Norwegian designers combine Scandinavian tradition with postmodern playfulness.

    written by: Dora Sapunar
    04.12.14

  21. Marcel Wanders
    Profiles

    Marcel Wanders

    “It’s a mess up here.” Marcel Wanders is talking about his brain, and the necessary disorder of an open mind in design. “Philosophy is not one truth, but thousands of truths...

    written by: Jane Szita
    photos by: Adam Broomberg
    01.19.09

  22. Design Junkie
    Profiles

    Design Junkie

    "I guess from a young age I collected things that interested me—picked up bizarre things from the street, put them in boxes, or took them to my room."

    written by: Michael Grozik
    03.04.09

  23. Paperfold Lamps
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    Paperfold Lamps

    Architects are notorious for being sticklers for detail. Often, and in the best cases, this leads to beautifully uncomplicated structures and well thought out product design.

    written by: Laure Joliet
    03.17.09

  24. Furniture Designer Focus: Eero Aarnio
    Profiles

    Furniture Designer Focus: Eero Aarnio

    Eero Aarnio’s persistent quest for functional forms and manufacturing processes has been at the center of his iconic and prolific career.

    written by: Asko Ahokas
    photos by: Joanna Moorhouse
    01.12.10

  25. Modern Istanbul Design: Autoban
    Profiles

    Modern Istanbul Design: Autoban

    Istanbul modern? In a word, it’s Autoban. With their east-meets-west twist on mid-century classics, this young duo has jump-started their hometown’s design scene.

    written by: Virginia Gardiner
    03.04.10

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