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Date Night for Architects: New York's Newest Restaurant with Design Cred
Date Night for Architects: New York's Newest Restaurant with Design Cred
A restrained interior by architect Annabelle Selldorf adds gravitas to restaurateur Danny Meyer's latest hotspot, Marta, inside the new Martha Washington hotel.
Pair of Skyscrapers Sneak a 2,800-Plant Park into Milan
Pair of Skyscrapers Sneak a 2,800-Plant Park into Milan
Two soaring, plant-filled towers suggest a new future for the city skyline.
Could You Find Your Dream Home in an Old Abandoned Workshop?
Could You Find Your Dream Home in an Old Abandoned Workshop?
Atelier Moderno renovated an old industrial building to create a luminous, modern home.
A Look at Frank Lloyd Wright's Little-Known Prefabs
A Look at Frank Lloyd Wright's Little-Known Prefabs
From early modular construction to a portfolio of homes based in the Midwest, we take a look at the prefab residences designed by America's most famous architect.
Stacked Shipping Container Apartment
Stacked Shipping Container Apartment
Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.
Two Apartments Were Combined into This Inviting Brooklyn Home
Two Apartments Were Combined into This Inviting Brooklyn Home
In an industrial part of Brooklyn, architect Sarah Zames transforms two unremarkable apartments into one modern space full of color and texture.
L.A. Renovation Respects Midcentury Bones (While Adding Some Flair)
L.A. Renovation Respects Midcentury Bones (While Adding Some Flair)
A couple return their A. Quincy Jones house in Los Angeles to its former glory—and add some soul of their own.
Japanese Home Among the Trees Uses Bookshelves and Glass for Walls
Japanese Home Among the Trees Uses Bookshelves and Glass for Walls
An established Japanese architecture firm with a yen for porous, indoor-outdoor living spaces crafts a hilltop perch for a young family and the surrounding wildlife.
Photo of the Week: Bright White Kitchen With Wood Countertop
Photo of the Week: Bright White Kitchen With Wood Countertop
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shot of the week.
House of the Week: Prefab Cabin with Glass Walls
House of the Week: Prefab Cabin with Glass Walls
Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.
Enough Said
Enough Said
For the Finnish furniture company Artek, packaging is a medium for its message of enduring design.
Just My Type
Just My Type
Heath’s latest collaboration with House Industries yields a clock whose box hints at the typographic treat inside.
What a Pill
What a Pill
A medicinal metaphor adds a dose of intrigue to a Bluetooth speaker’s design.
That's a Wrap
That's a Wrap
For Vitsœ, the 621 side table and its packaging reflect the brand’s ethic.
A Touch of Class
A Touch of Class
Streamlined and tactile, Finell’s boxes reflect the brand’s polished sensibility.
Well-Rounded
Well-Rounded
A Bluetooth speaker’s cylindrical packaging communicates a 360-degree design message.
A Creative Outlet
A Creative Outlet
With clever packaging, Bocci turns a humble electrical outlet into a design statement.
Remaking New York's LGBT Community Center
Remaking New York's LGBT Community Center
A $9.2 million renovation looks to the future while preserving the past.
Rustic Cabins Comprise This Impossibly Idyllic Hotel in Norway
Rustic Cabins Comprise This Impossibly Idyllic Hotel in Norway
Set in a beautiful stretch of fjord country about 250 miles northwest of Oslo, the Juvet Landscape Hotel is the kind of place you could not even dream up.
26 Gift Guides for ALL Your Holiday Shopping Needs
26 Gift Guides for ALL Your Holiday Shopping Needs
We've polled the experts and rounded up our favorite selections for every person in your life.

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