The Best Lighting
No need to be lost in the dark when it comes to contemporary lighting.
Fireplaces
A high-impact, modern fireplace can be the heart and hearth of the home, providing a visual anchor in any room, indoors...
Stairs
From solid wood to industrial steel, these modern staircases are more than just a way to get from one part of the house...
Sky House
When Vancouver-based architect Jesse Garlick was growing up, his family used to take him sailing.
Idyllic Indoor-Outdoor House in El Salvador
Cincopatasalgato designed this breezy home as a gathering place for an extended family in Santa Ana, El Salvador.
Gambier Retreat
BattersbyHowat architects defeated all odds when they designed this house on a tricky site. Some of the most beautiful...
Pearson Trent Residence
Last October we covered the lovely Pearson / Trent Residence by the Los Angeles firm Escher GuneWardena, and next month...
Our Dwell Home of the Day Is a Midcentury Los Angeles House Empowered by Smart Tech
Designed by architect Samuel Wacht, 535 Haynes Avenue is a postwar gem perched in the Trousdale Estates neighborhood of...
Raw Materials Connect this Chicago Renovation with its Industrial Past
For chef Lisa Santos and her husband, Joel, converting a 100-year-old switching station in Chicago to their home was...
Future Forward
Kitchens have come a long way from the walled-in workspaces of yesterday.
Art
When considering a home for the magazine, sometimes art can detract from a project but most times it really makes it...
Modern Desert Homes
From prefab to site-built, and off the grid to plugged in, to follow are some of our favorite desert houses from the...
Inexpensive Gabled Garden Shed in Belgium
Using workaday materials, architect Indra Janda creatively constructs a backyard retreat that looks opaque during the...
Iconic Homes
Our curated selection of iconic homes and their creators.
Amazing Examples of Shipping Container Architecture
If you caught our recent round up of shipping container homes, you know there's no shortage of innovative adaptations...
Examples of Rustic Modern Done Right
On Dwell's Facebook page we recently posed the question of "Is your kitchen style more charmingly colorful or rustic...
Warehouse and Garages Transformed into Livable Spaces
Industrial structures are frequently excellent candidates for renovation: they feature large spaces that can be divided...
Modern Homes in Colorado
From urban lofts to scenic ranches, Colorado is home to a wide-range of modern residences.