Dutch Pastoral
A derelict farmhouse in The Netherlands is updated with skill and wit by designers Kiki van Eijk and Joost van Bleiswijk.
Pastoral Manner
Santiago Suarez is a man who craves challenge, a knight errant, if you will, whose exploits are in the realm of the intellectual...
Caravana Americana Showcases the Passion of Latin America’s Design Community
From March 24 to 26, we visited Caravana Americana in Mexico City, where 61 emerging and established designers, makers, and...
The American Way
New York–based designer Todd Bracher represents the United States at an important furniture fair in Germany.
10 Tiny Homes in Rural America
Beautiful things can come in small packages.
What Lies Within America’s First Urban-Renewal Project
High-rise superblocks and identical clusters of row houses set apart from the urban grid have been much maligned as some of the...
American Beauty
A Kansas architect unlocks the potential in an outdated 1950s home.
A Striking Modern House Built In A Pastoral Landscape
Contemporary and vernacular combine with innovative architectural solutions in the design of this house located at the edge of...
A Rooftop Garden Completes This Urban Pastoral Home
Building on the site of a former one-car garage, an architect creates his family’s home in an evolving, industrial neighborhood...
Photo Essay: American Landscape
Welcome to Modern In Denver’s photo essay series.
The Ungreening of America
We asked Charles Birnbaum to point us to five unique landscapes that we can still take a peek at. He explains: “I’ve chosen...
American Trademarks
Eric Baker and Tyler Blik are a pair of noted graphic and identity designers, though perhaps their greatest legacy in American...
An American Bookshelf in London
When Russian-born architect Andrei Saltykov designed his home in the UK, he put his love of the USA on the shelf.
Modern Across America: Salt Lake City
In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.
Micro-Dwellings Across America
From crowded cities to a trailer park of tiny houses planned for Sonoma County, California, multiunit micro-housing complexes are...
Airstream: Re-designing an American icon
Mobile + Home: what is so fascinating about the juxtaposition of these two seemingly irreconcilable...
America's Regional Design
Sure, buying American is something to get behind—we're celebrating it all month long—but if for you buying local is about makers...
Tonight: Objectified in America
I finally saw Gary Hustwit’s very fine film Objectified this week and could not be more excited to moderate the latest Dwell...
Philip Kennicott on America's Embassies
Just today the American Institute of Architects' 21st Century Embassy Task Force issued a 40-page report with 59 guidelines and...
Panel Interview: America's Embassies
Yesterday I posted a short interview I did with Philip Kennicott, culture critic with the Washington Post, after my embassy...