Collection by Emma Marsano

Modern American Brick Houses


Brick is a versatile material that’s made the transition from traditional building block to modern accent almost seamlessly. Sourced from the Dwell archives, click on through to see a few of our favorite brick-clad houses from Texas to Brooklyn.

Once a horse stable, this Chicago house first got a superficial makeover from Oprah (we wonder whether Stedman likes...
Sherman sits in front of his Prospect Heights home.
Kansas City architecture firm Kem Studio renovated a house on Kansas City's historic Janssen Place.
Alter wanted to design an approachable, livable space that possessed unique character and addressed the residents’...
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