Austin Architecture and Design

Browse Dwell stories about modern homes, design, and architecture in and around Austin, TX.

An Award-Winning Austin Home Hits the Market at $1.9M
An Award-Winning Austin Home Hits the Market at $1.9M
Ranked as one of the 11 winners for the American Institute of Architects 2018 Housing Awards, this contemporary residence radiates tree house vibes.
 - a month ago
Cover Story: This House in Austin Has a Tree Growing Right Through It
Cover Story: This House in Austin Has a Tree Growing Right Through It
After an architectural epiphany, a family of traditionalists builds a monument to organic modernism in Austin.
 - 4 months ago
Midcentury-Inspired Homes in This Texas Community Start in the Low $300Ks
Midcentury-Inspired Homes in This Texas Community Start in the Low $300Ks
Starlight Village, a new housing community in Leander, Texas, offers eight models that combine midcentury flair with modern convenience.
 - 2 months ago
Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M
Own This Alluring Sculptural Abode in Austin For $3.1M
Set on five acres in the Cuernavaca neighborhood of Austin, Texas, a sculptural modern home that was designed with a strong appreciation for careful craftsmanship hits the market.
 - 4 months ago
Artist Ellsworth Kelly's Final Work Is Now Open in Austin
Artist Ellsworth Kelly's Final Work Is Now Open in Austin
Titled "Austin," the chapel-like structure by the late contemporary artist Ellsworth Kelly is now open to the public at the Blanton Museum of Art.
 - 6 months ago
A Spectacular Lakeside Retreat in Texas Embraces the Outdoors
A Spectacular Lakeside Retreat in Texas Embraces the Outdoors
Inspired by historic fire towers, this breathtaking three-level Texan home is perfectly embedded in a challenging lakeside slope.
 - 6 months ago
A Sensitive Modern House in Austin, Texas
A Sensitive Modern House in Austin, Texas
An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees.
 - 4 years ago