A Movable Fete
Flash back to the 1970s for visionary Italian designer Joe Colombo’s Living Center, a mod take on a casual soirée.
A Pivoting Wall Makes This Tiny Studio a Fit For Any Occasion
Movable modular parts make this renovated, 400-square-foot Manhattan apartment a flexible feat.
A Modern Town Hall in Bangalore
Architecture Discipline designed a unique, movable gathering place for a firm in Karnataka, India.
Sacred Space: an Exploration in Modern Bible Design
Gutenberg's Bible, and the movable type that he pioneered, paved the way for modern publishing.
The Peter Carras Residence 1961 (The Dow Test House) Designed by Alden B. Dow F.A.I.A.
In the summer of 1961, The Dow Chemical Company approached Alden B. Dow with a proposal to design a research test house that used...
Raydoor Brings Art to Sliding Door Systems
Building on its reputation for movable pieces of art, sliding door manufacturer Raydoor will team up with two artists for an...
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...
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...
There was once a steel-decked river barge, decommissioned and idle in Morgan City, Louisiana.
Does the alphabet take on more meaning when it’s freed from the confines of cast-in-lead movable type, pen and paper, and the...
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of Speech,...
Five Questions for Bjarke Ingels
Architect Bjarke Ingels, founder of the world-beating firm BIG, was in San Francisco this week to show off the design for his...
2010 Pritzker: Sejima and Nishizawa
Kazuyo Sejima (just the second woman ever!) and Ryue Nishizawa of the Japanese architecture firm SANAA were awarded the 2010...
I'm A Kombo's Social Act
Delicious high-concept food? A homey setting? Stylish crowd? Denmark, Denmark, Denmark? Yup, this video from
12 Functional Modern Home Libraries
It's often said that rooms are furnished by books.
Artists Residency by Niney and Marca Architects
Artists Residency is a minimal home created by Paris-based architects Niney and Marca Architects.
What Will It Take to Make NYC a More Sustainable Place?
On Sunday, October 4, join us at Dwell on Design NY to discuss greening the city of New York.
Manufractured Takes a Look at Post-Consumer Creativity
Design aficionados and dumpster divers alike will relish the well-laid-out and surprising new book Manufractured: The Conspicuous...
The Shed: A New Hub For Artistic Invention Coming Soon to New York City
Described as a "cultural shed for New York," The Shed is an expandable multi-use cultural venue designed by the NYC-based firm,...
House Between Pillars by Camp Design Inc
House Between Pillars is a minimal home created by Tokyo-based architects Camp Design inc.