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Beloved Midcentury Houses Examined After Decades of Wear and Tear
Beloved Midcentury Houses Examined After Decades of Wear and Tear
A new book looks at the evolution and adaptation of iconic midcentury modern houses in New Canaan, Connecticut.
Small Country Home with Dramatic See-Through Wall
Small Country Home with Dramatic See-Through Wall
A traditional floor plan gets a minimalist update, complete with a classic porch.
From a Flower Bulb Factory to an Entertainment Hub
From a Flower Bulb Factory to an Entertainment Hub
A former flower bulb warehouse becomes a bright home fit for large-scale gatherings.
Smart Tech Makes this Modern Home Ultra Energy Efficient
Smart Tech Makes this Modern Home Ultra Energy Efficient
Using a combination of passive design principles and active technologies, LGA Architectural Partners forges a smart, energy-efficient Toronto home designed for aging-in-place.
Luminous Apartment in a Historic NYC Building
Luminous Apartment in a Historic NYC Building
A family of four makes a piece of New York history home.
Amazing Cantilevered Home in the Mountains
Amazing Cantilevered Home in the Mountains
Architecture firm _naturehumaine designs a dream hideaway in eastern Quebec.
The Woman Behind Le Corbusier’s Iconic Chaise Almost Didn't Get the Job
The Woman Behind Le Corbusier’s Iconic Chaise Almost Didn't Get the Job
Before becoming one of the most influential modern designers, Charlotte Perriand couldn't get a job from Le Corbusier.
Can You Guess What This Incredible Storefront Is?
Can You Guess What This Incredible Storefront Is?
A wedding salon for the modern bride.
Architecture Off the Grid: Quirky Ice Huts Dot Canada's Frozen Lakes
Architecture Off the Grid: Quirky Ice Huts Dot Canada's Frozen Lakes
These dwellings may be small, but they pack a lot of personality.
Renovation Near Sydney Opens Home Onto a Lush Garden
Renovation Near Sydney Opens Home Onto a Lush Garden
A modern addition in Annandale strengthens a home's connection to the outdoors and enhances natural light.
Montreal Firm Receives Emerging Architectural Practice Award
Montreal Firm Receives Emerging Architectural Practice Award
KANVA's innovative approach earns it a prestigious Canadian architectural honor.
A Green House in Japan Sets the Stage for Family Time
A Green House in Japan Sets the Stage for Family Time
This single-family home in Himeji, Japan was built with three daughters, two dogs, and lush, green exteriors in mind.
Design Classic: Alvar Aalto's Artek Stools
Design Classic: Alvar Aalto's Artek Stools
More than 80 years after their introduction, Alvar Aalto's stools for Artek retain their currency and remain perennial favorites.
Handcrafted Modern Furniture from Israel
Handcrafted Modern Furniture from Israel
Alon Dodo's handmade furniture celebrates "the perfection of...
Takt Project
Takt Project
Tokyo-based design collective Takt Project invites consumers to reimagine products from retailers such as Muji.
Maxim Maximov
Maxim Maximov
The Russian designer has developed a functionalism-meets-poetry approach.
Vibrant Affordable Housing Prototypes in Los Angeles
Vibrant Affordable Housing Prototypes in Los Angeles
Lehrer Architects develops a new model for affordable housing in Los Angeles.
Photo of the Week: Drought-Tolerant Garden
Photo of the Week: Drought-Tolerant Garden
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
Margrethe Odgaard
Margrethe Odgaard
Prolific designer Margrethe Odgaard displays impressive color acumen.
Industrial Pied-à-Terre in Italy
Industrial Pied-à-Terre in Italy
Minimal space meets maximum durability in a beautifully sparse Turin apartment.

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