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A Couple’s Cherished Vacation Home is Given a Second Life
A Couple’s Cherished Vacation Home is Given a Second Life
By building a modern property next to their traditional cabin, a couple starts fresh on familiar land.
Editor's Picks: 5 Modern Homes Across America
Editor's Picks: 5 Modern Homes Across America
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.
Up-and-Coming Cincinnati Designer Andew Neyer Adds Color and Whimsy to Everyday Objects
Up-and-Coming Cincinnati Designer Andew Neyer Adds Color and Whimsy to Everyday Objects
An Ohio designer’s return home inspires a larger-than-life spin on the everyday.
A Rooftop Garden Completes This Urban Pastoral Home
A Rooftop Garden Completes This Urban Pastoral Home
Building on the site of a former one-car garage, an architect creates his family’s home in an evolving, industrial neighborhood of Brooklyn.
In a San Francisco Workshop, Kids Take on Carpentry with Mini Chisels and Saws
In a San Francisco Workshop, Kids Take on Carpentry with Mini Chisels and Saws
A San Francisco woodworking studio for kids a both carpentry skills and an appreciation for design thinking.
The Nonprofit That's Using Seat Belts and Super Bowl Banners to Fix Up Indianapolis
The Nonprofit That's Using Seat Belts and Super Bowl Banners to Fix Up Indianapolis
People for Urban Progress upcycles cast-off urban hardware back into the community.
An Impressive 20-Foot Skylight Transforms a Jumbled Chicago Home
An Impressive 20-Foot Skylight Transforms a Jumbled Chicago Home
By opening up the atrium of a historic residence in Chicago, an architect shows it may take more than a first (or second) draft to make a home.
Photo of the Week: Floating Concrete Staircase by Architect Arthur Erickson
Photo of the Week: Floating Concrete Staircase by Architect Arthur Erickson
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
A Tiny Live/Work Addition Crowns a Historic London House
A Tiny Live/Work Addition Crowns a Historic London House
A modern topper for a brick mews house takes its cues from a fast-changing London district.
Chilean Architect Alejandro Aravena Wins This Year's Pritzker Prize
Chilean Architect Alejandro Aravena Wins This Year's Pritzker Prize
We revisit the remarkable, socially engaged work of Alejandro Aravena on the occasion of the announcement of his Pritzker Prize, the profession's highest honor awarded...
A London Town House Renovation Beaming with Personality
A London Town House Renovation Beaming with Personality
Tigg Coll Architects takes a new approach to a straightforward town house renovation and expansion.
Pablo León de la Barra on Art, Architecture, and the Public Role of Museums
Pablo León de la Barra on Art, Architecture, and the Public Role of Museums
On the tails of organizing a complex and ambitious survey of contemporary Latin American art, the architectural historian and curator of Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative,...
The Massive Project That's Using Old Rail Lines To Revolutionize Atlanta
The Massive Project That's Using Old Rail Lines To Revolutionize Atlanta
A student’s lofty vision lays the groundwork for a city’s urban revitalization.
This Sparkling New Home Is a Perfect Remake of Classic Sarasota School Modernism
This Sparkling New Home Is a Perfect Remake of Classic Sarasota School Modernism
In a modernist seaside enclave, a couple calls in a pioneering architecture firm to build a new house rooted in midcentury style.
The Artist Using Playful Designs to Reimagine Public Space in the Twin Cities
The Artist Using Playful Designs to Reimagine Public Space in the Twin Cities
An artist’s interactive public work fosters unity in Minnesota.
9 Modern Designs That Were Born in the USA
9 Modern Designs That Were Born in the USA
From small workshops to home studios, we herald a group of American makers.
Photo of the Week: Tiny Home Office in a Former Garage
Photo of the Week: Tiny Home Office in a Former Garage
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
The Store That's Changing How City-Dwellers Buy Plants
The Store That's Changing How City-Dwellers Buy Plants
Manhattan plant shop The Sill takes the guesswork out of indoor gardening.
A Homey San Francisco Shop Sells Heirloom-Quality Kitchenware and Jams
A Homey San Francisco Shop Sells Heirloom-Quality Kitchenware and Jams
Since 2003, chefs and hosts have visited San Francisco’s March to outfit their homes.
The High-Design Retailer That Educates Customers and Discovers New Talent
The High-Design Retailer That Educates Customers and Discovers New Talent
Luminaire is a guiding force in bringing international design to the USA.

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