The Danish tradition of apprenticeship and woodworking lives on at Carl Hansen & Søn.
Cathy Leff of the Wolfsonian
I first met Cathy Leff, director of the Wolfsonian-Florida International University, three years ago when she gave me a splendid...
Referendum on High Speed Rail
In these tumultuous economic times, California voters will soon have a chance to drop a cool $9.95 billion on a high-speed rail...
Massimo Iosa Ghini: The Speed of Design
Designer Massimo Iosa Ghini takes a moment to reflect on the hazards of speed and the merits of Europe’s standard of living.
Style, Speed, Substance: Reviewing Linus Bike’s Newly Introduced Pronto
Designed for speedy errands in the city and everyday commutes, the Pronto is a stylish and reliable ride with the classic...
Discuss: What Movements in Interior Design Do You See Gaining Speed This Spring?
Goodbye winter, hello spring.
A new build from HMH Architecture + Interiors blurs the lines between outside and in. For an active young family of four, the...
Q&A With the Design Duo Behind a Playful Textile Collection
As the Memphis design movement has once again picked up speed, a number of its founding members have been busy pursuing their own...
If ever there were evidence that architectural innovation knows no limits, the Sliding House by London-based de Rijke, Marsh and...
The Vegetal Chair
The Bouroullec brothers continue to prove that there's no limit to variation and innovation in chair design.
The architecture of Richard Rogers weds the best of high-tech design with the outer limits of the architect’s imagination,...
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...
Ways to Conserve Water in Your Home
The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average American family of four uses 400 gallons of water each day—which...
The Th!nk Ox is a five-seat concept car introduced last spring at the Geneva Auto Show.
Inside the Modern Safe Room: How Homeowners Today Are Fortifying Their Houses Against Burglars, Terrorists, and Hurricanes
If a family’s home is their castle, as the saying goes, some homeowners have begun to take that sentiment quite literally.
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...
Aloft in the Forest
Among the many problems of urban living in Portland, Oregon, are raccoons, deer, and falling trees.
10 Radical Ideas for Improving Our Environment
In the face of often pessimistic news screens about leaking oil pipelines, clear-cut forests, and unsustainable farming, it’s...
Desert Canopy House
We're thrilled to have architect Whitney Sander back to Dwell on Design this year to talk about his unusual prefabricated...
Looks Like We're Getting That Train
The high speed rail system in France, called the TGV, has revolutionized travel within the country.