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Profiles

Sheila Hicks's Sunbrella Color Riot in Paris

Sheila Hicks creates textile art ranging from minuscule to monumental, and has made her name subverting craft techniques into a unique modern vision.
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Houses We Love

7 Modern Homes in France

Vive la France! Take a desktop tour of the best in contemporary French architecture and interior design with a stroll through the Dwell archives.
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Travel Reports

Happening Now: Snaps from Maison & Objet 2013

This week, Dwell editors are onsite in Paris for the 2013 fall edition of the design and interiors trade show Maison & Objet. While touring the 8 halls of 1.5 million square feet of exhibition...
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House Tours

A Furniture Collector's Renovated Flat in Paris

Jean-Christophe Aumas’ multihued Paris apartment houses both the highly sought artistic director and the stunning assemblage of furniture he’s brought back from his travels.
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In The Modern World

Pauline Deltour

As haute apprenticeships go, few have fared better than the French designer Pauline Deltour. After studying at the tony École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, she spent the late...
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Houses We Love

A Corbusier-Inspired Parisian Home

An American architect in Paris experiments with Corbusian perceptions of interior and exterior space.
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Travel Reports

Into the Woods at Maison & Objet 2012

As a reaction to throw-away culture in the years following the recession, we have seen age-old woodworking techniques such as cabinetry and parquetry become the focus of high-profile design projects...
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Designer Spotlight: Charlotte Perriand

While working on the July/August issue (hitting newsstands July 3rd), which highlights women in design, I kept coming back to this iconic image of Charlotte Perriand on her B306 chaise lounge. The...
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Travel Reports

Best of Paris: 2012 Maison & Objet

Maison & Objet, the annual winter design show in Paris, ended last week, and it's taken seven whole days to catch our collective breath and clean off our camera's memory card. The immeubles shown...
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Travel Reports

Maison & Objet 2011: Part One

Hello from Paris! Right after my flight landed, I made a beeline from Charles de Gaulle Airport to Nord Villepinte, where the famed design fair Maison & Objet is held twice a year. I had no idea...
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House Tours

Shelf Life

Though he appears to live alone, this graphically inclined Parisian commissioned an apartment that deftly houses his many roommates—scores of beloved comics—as well.
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House Tours

Kids' Room Renovation

A baby's arrival is cause for celebration—and for many, it's also a time to confront limited living space. For one Parisian couple, living in a cramped but loved apartment in the 10th arrondissement...
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House Tours

Like a Kid in a Candy Store

For Parisian gallery director Didier Krzentowski, the art of collecting has become a career by design.  
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Profiles

Plain and Sempé

A maker of unfussy, elegant design objects, Inga Sempé delights in things both great and small—even if she doesn’t own any.
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City Guide

Parsing Paris

Critics call Paris a "living museum." If so, designer Erwan Bouroullec curates a must-see list from a compelling collection.
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Outdoor

Garden Apartment

Botanist Patrick Blanc has been bringing the wilds of the rainforests to Parisian walls for over 30 years, most recently at the Jean Nouvel–designed Quai Branly museum. One lucky family, however,...
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