Turning the Tide on Table Design
San Francisco-based designer Adrien Segal has taken data visualization to new heights with her tidal datum table, a...
Rising Tides Are No Match for This Coastal Home
Thanks to some smart design and sound engineering, this small coastal house handles the waves.
Sink or Swim
An emerging technology poses an intriguing solution to rising tides: homes that ﬂoat only when it ﬂoods.
A Modern Coastal Home in Stinson Beach
For all the joys of beachfront living, it’s not without its risks.
Welcome to the Jungle
In Central America, Spanish colonial architecture prevails.
Man of Steel
The Seattle prince of architectural gizmos is branching out into a new line of hardware fashioned from bars and pipes.
Designer David Kensington renovates a historic home in San Francisco with royal ties
The stately Tudor Revival-style manor in Pacific Heights was the home of the British consul general and site of a formal...
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their own social...
House of Futures Past
Prince Charles, long an advocate of sustainability in architecture—including the use of natural building materials and the...
Twenty Minutes With: Tom Dixon
On the heels of two flagship store openings in New York and Culver City this summer, we met with the British design entrepreneur...
10 Space-Saving Interiors For Multifunctional Living
Given the movement of inhabiting smaller, more modest homes, dedicated rooms and room-specific furniture are becoming more and...
What does a Pritzker Prize–winning architect have on his iPod? Thanks to Santa Monica, California, public radio station KCRW, we...
Black Hogg in Silver Lake
While diners can certainly feast on brioche boxes, Prince Edward Island mussels, and uni toast at Black Hogg, a sweet little...
Two hours later, revivified by a pair of conga players’ exuberant performance on the 2 train, I hustle out at the corner of Third...
The Art of: 12th Avenue Iron
In our October 2012 issue, we profiled Tom Kundig's new hardware line, a collaboration between the esteemed Seattle architect...
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of Speech,...
An Architecture Prof Weighs in on Haiti
There are thousands of architects and designers in the Dwell audience and beyond who are contemplating how they can help with the...
In the days since the earthquake in Haiti, numerous aid groups have opened up channels for contributions small and large to...
Mike Matas's Travel Videos
In addition to working at Facebook and formerly gigging at Apple, Mike Matas is one hell of a photographer.
Artist Carl Andre's Process
Last night I read this wonderful profile of minimalist artist Carl Andre in the New Yorker.