Modern Across America: Dallas, Texas


In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching. Dallas's oversized image can sometimes eclipse the city’s architecture landscape, which features the work of many forward-thinking planners and visionaries. Here are some of our favorite of the city's projects from the Dwell archives.

A collaboration between the Oslo- and New York-based firm Snohetta and the Dallas firm Architexas, the College Park...
The house is organized around three courtyards.
The view from the front door to the bedroom showcases the large amounts of storage space necessary to attract...
A continuous concrete slab runs from inside the house out to the open deck, which is exposed to the wind that sweeps...
The sitting room.
“One of the things Max insisted on,” Sanders says, “was that we have views of our own house.
Big windows need massive supports that are hard to disguise.