Lara is the Founder and CEO of Dwell. While building her own home Lara realized there were insufficient resources to help people learn about design and architecture. Believing exposure to progressive work would advance the profession of architecture, Lara started Dwell.

Profile: Alejandro Aravena
The Pritzker Prize–winning Chilean architect reflects on innovation, social responsibility, and the limits of control.
Favorite Chairs
Every other piece of industrial design is a pot or a dish or something insignificant.
The Fruit Bowl Manifesto
(Originally published in the premier issue of Dwell Magazine, October...
Poll: Color Rules
We want to know, do you have any rules about...
POLL: Osso vs Sedia 1
We square off the contrasting styles of the Osso Chair by Bourellecs for Mattiazzi and the Artek's Sedia 1 Chair by Enzo Mari.
Hot Topic: Design Memory
What's Your First Memory of Design or...