Appetite for Construction
Six years ago, architect Jorge Gracia came to Dwell’s attention with a house he built for his family that was radically…
The Structure of Construction
This brilliant new table, called A New Perspective, by James Tooze of England's Batch, combines graphic design and…
Domestic Construction
Brooklyn design duo Domestic Construction have been hard at work turning found objects, fabric and paint into…
How Green Construction is Significantly Cutting Emissions
Edward Mazria of Architecture 2030 talks to Dwell about the success (and upcoming explosion) of green construction.
5 Things You Should Know About Modern Prefab Construction
The Monogram Modern Home, a prefab designed by Method Homes featuring a luxury kitchen outfitted with Monogram…
Fertile Grounds
Nestled in an apple grove in Sebastopol, California, the Orchard House is a rural idyll. And with the voracious design…
When Prefab Is Painless
An easy construction process reduces any drama for a couple in California.
Prefab Made This Super Remote House in the Ontario Wilderness Possible
An isolated prefab in Ontario, Canada, demonstrates how factory-built housing can be as site sensitive as traditional…
New Kid on the Block
With sensitivity to local building typologies, fresh construction finds a place in Amsterdam.
A 40-Story Skyscraper Built of Wood May Not Be Far from Reality
A new generation of buildings are proving that tall wood construction is a rising trend.
This Isolated Prefab Is One with the Wild
A home in Ontario, Canada, demonstrates how factory-built housing can be as site sensitive as traditional construction.
Design Icon: Jean Prouvé
The metalworker’s elegant designs fed modern obsessions with steel and prefab construction.
Ingenious New Building Method Replaces Concrete Block with Rammed Earth
A new spin on rammed-earth construction aims to bring the method to the masses.
Progressive Prefabs of Jean Prouvé
The pioneering designer’s metal homes set a model for future construction.
Design for Democracy
If the presidential debates haven't satisfied your election appetite, the AIGA professional association for design…
The Winning Vision From a Universal Design Competition Is Brought to Life For a Veteran
After months of planning and construction, the Memphis house that's been renovated as a result of the Home Today, Home…
On the Fence
This “landscaped outdoor room” near Farrar Pond, Massachusetts, uses simple construction to create complex effects.
A Simple Plan
A Marmol Radziner–designed prefab house, trucked onto a remote Northern California site, takes the pain out of the…
Weathered Steel Clads a $4.7M Home Near London’s Kew Gardens
A modern construction in the historic context of the Kew Green Conservation Area in southwest London, the award-winning…
Butcher Josh Epple Reviews 7 Chef's Knives
With our airwaves packed with celebrity chefs, Americans are proving to have a solid appetite for what Julia Child…