Rakish Behavior
Innovation is frequently the younger sibling to a problem, question, or challenge—a designer realizes something doesn't…
Model Worthy
The true test of a kitchen’s mettle is not how it looks brand-new, but how it looks after a decade of wear and tear…
Reshaping Individual Behavior Is Just the Beginning for Wearables. Cities Come Next.
The term “smarty pants” is about to take on new meaning.
3-D Modeling Fashion
As digital fabrication meets high design, we find more and more examples of amazing furniture and household products…
Models of the Kimball Art Center
As I reported earlier, the Kimball Art Center in Park City, Utah, is just days away from choosing which of the five…
Deltec Homes Introduces Two New Models, Including Modern Farmhouse
Solar Farmhouse among the newest models of Renew Collection
This Is How an Aussie Model Decorates a Family Home—and It's So Cool
Some people are just born with that cool factor in their genes. We're not talking about the popular vote here either,…
Richard Meier Model Museum Opens in New Jersey
Richard Meier puts 400 of his handmade architectural models on public display in a converted industrial space in Jersey…
Blu Homes To Unveil First Prefab Home Model in Los Angeles
Green prefab homebuilding company Blu Homes announces its first SoCal model home on the occasion of Dwell on Design…
Vibrant Affordable Housing Prototypes in Los Angeles
Lehrer Architects develops a new model for affordable housing in Los Angeles.
San Diego Teaches Us How Micro-Living Can Thrive
A professor takes the first step toward creating a new model for the city.
Progressive Prefabs of Jean Prouvé
The pioneering designer’s metal homes set a model for future construction.
An Airy Addition to a Historic Boise Home
An airy addition on the back of a historic house in Boise is a model of sensitive renovation, seamlessly melding new…
Modern Live/Work Space in a Former Chicago Funeral Home
A gut rehab turns a quixotic old building into a model live-work space near Wicker Park.
As the Cost of Panels Plummets, Energy Utilities Rethink Solar
Tech breakthroughs are bringing solar power to the people, and upsetting electric utilities' business models.
Personal Bio
Karoline Fesser's products are results of her research of structures and patters of behavior. Her main goal is to…
Finally, Office Furniture for the Laptop Workforce
Good Mod, a Portland, Oregon, studio and retailer, develops an inventive furniture model for the 21st-century office.
Sustainable Modern School Planned for Rural Mexico
Designed by the firm AT103, the award-winning design is meant to serve as a model for sustainable educational design.
Exhibit Showcases 10 Years of the Bjarke Ingels Group's Architecture
At Washington's National Building Museum, models and multimedia tell the story of the trendsetting Danish firm.
Compact, Light-Filled Prefab
Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.