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Dwell September 2011, Vol. 11 Issue 09: Japan Style

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A Modern Take on East Meets West

In Japan Style we explore the proliferation of Japanese design and how it's been folded into the story of modernism.
Design Shop Visit: Mjölk in Toronto
This Canadian duo searches out top Scandinavian and Japanese designs and brings their best finds back to this Toronto shop.
Helsinki Ink
Step inside Marimekko’s printing factory for a look at how its iconic textiles come to life.
A Piece of Home
Made of hardy Scottish materials and holding a Japanese heart, this Edinburgh house shows that two architects from disparate...
Almost Perfect
Inspired by tansu chests and raw materials that show patina, a pair of Sydney-based architects renovated their own home—slowly.
New Prospects
A Brooklyn architect shows what a little elbow grease, a healthy dose of naïveté, and a decade can accomplish.
Second to None
With House 2.0, architect Pieter Weijnen demonstrates the exponential rate at which green design is advancing.
An Atypical Modern Home in Southern California
If good fences make good neighbors, then Shino and Ken Mori are the best neighbors ever.
Dwell Reviews 6 Modern Desks
The right workspace can transform your creative life.
Inspiration Nation
Writer Lisa Katayama sees innovation triumphing over tragedy in Japan in the wake of the Sendai earthquake.
Eastern Promise
A 400-year-old icon of Japanese design inspires generations of modern architects.
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