Dwell Magazine: January/February 2017
A New Beginning
Retired Couple Build Modern in Mexico City
A retired couple looking to downsize find the solution right in their backyard.
Across the Ocean
With a novel use for an ultra-lightweight material, two academics build their ideal home—then ship it overseas for assembly.
Facing the Elements
Incorporating concrete, glass wood, and steel, a house in Malibu stands up to its challenging site.
Shelter From the Storm
After three years of legal wrangling, a Raleigh couple find peace in their modern dream home.
Craving the conveniences of city life, a couple sidle over to Seattle from the countryside without compromising their love of the...
Lights Will Guide You Home
A harsh climate and a hillside site inform a Nova Scotia getaway’s regional accent.
Rebuilding on a challenging site in Mill Valley, California, a couple optimize a winning view that was there all along.
Smaller in Texas
In a far-ﬂung desert destination, designer Barbara Hill does it again.
A net-zero house in Northern California is earth-first in more ways than one.