Friday Finds 03.02.12
If you've ever received a string of unnecessary emails, had a cup of coffee that's too hot, or wondered who designed the hot new...
Calypso in Air
The Whitney Museum of American Art recently put on view a collection of Alexander Calder mobiles from 1926-1933, so it's perhaps...
Curating with a Conscience
Upon entering Small Scale Big Change: New Architectures of Social Engagement‚ the latest exhibition from MoMA's Architecture and...
15 Modern Outdoor Seating Pieces To Take You Into Summer
The time has come to start spending as much time outdoors as possible.
Design Icon: 10 Buildings by Marcel Breuer
The Bauhaus designer’s modern vision helped post-war American building see the future.
9 Ways to Create the Perfect Outdoor Lighting
With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...
A Modern Finnish Villa That Grows Out of a Seaside Cliff
Helsinki-based architecture studio Mer Arkkitehdit nestles a monochromatic villa among the trees in the 19th-century seaside town...
Tokyo-based design collective Takt Project invites consumers to reimagine products from retailers such as Muji.
The Forgotten History of America's Most Creative College
A comprehensive new exhibit sheds light on the diverse body of work that came out of a short-lived but mythic liberal arts...
A Kinfolk Inspired Remodel Coming Soon in Los Feliz
Most people would've run in the opposite direction. It was dark, boarded up, and occupied by squatters.
Lighting We Love: Onefortythree
Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, industrial-inspired lighting that won't break the bank.
Hot to Trot
In rural Canada, an architect imports an American typology to create a year-round refuge rooted in the landscape.
Bungee Bird Feeder
Summer is a great time for bungee jumping.
The Making of Screenplay: Part 4
Jenny Wu, a partner at Oyler Wu Collaborative, documents the process from design through fabrication of their latest...
Promo Daily: Anna Wolf
In this installment of Photographer's Promotional Pieces We Love and Why: Anna...
A Fashionable Couple Remake Their Brooklyn Brownstone with a Sartorial Twist
An enterprising couple turn their talents toward their Brooklyn residence, where period details meet a sartorial sensibility.
These Shop Owners Have a Killer Apartment Right Upstairs
A pair of Toronto boutique owners and their architects surpass expectations for above-the-shop living with a renovation that...
A Modern Concrete Home in Peru
Behind a traditional colonial in Lima, an angular house attuned to its site takes shape.
Lena Headey’s Off-Camera Castle
With a homespun renovation, this Game of Thrones actress finally finds her keep.
Entertaining Tips from Dwell Contributors
It took a small army of contributing writers and photographers to bring the stories in our first-ever entertaining issue, Open...