Magma Books Bring Creative Thinking to Life
Look inside some brilliant sketchbooks from Magma that carve out a creative niche for themselves.
Gift Guide: 10 Books to Add to the Design Lover's Library
Our unputdownable picks for this holiday season.
Airstream Books
There's a magical nook on Williamsburg's Metropolitan Ave. sidewalk where the Graham St. L Train vent allows the…
Recommended Reading: Books by Knoll Designers
Benjamin Pardo, Knoll director of design, selects several books penned by Knoll designers
House with 30,000 Books by Takuro Yamamoto Architects
House with 30,000 Books is a minimal home located in Tokyo, Japan, designed by Takuro Yamamoto Architects.
These Are The 3 Books We Fell In Love With This September
The end of summer means different things to different people: back to school for some, the end of a summer trip for…
Architecture Reads on Google Books
Far be it from me to suggest you spend your spare computer time reading—those R. Kelly vids are certainly not going to…
Books You Should Read
The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999. Phaidon Press, 2006
Tidy Books Box
Conceptualized by a Parisian violin maker and handmade of limewood with a water-based finish, the Tidy Books Box allows…
Reading Time: Creative Books for Kids
From picture books for pint-size readers to more involved, didactic tomes that parents can read to their kids, break…
8 Essential Landscape Design and Gardening Books
We combed the latest publishing catalogs for a selection of tomes that illuminate all things green, from macro (land…
Judge These Books by Their Covers: Graphic Designer David Pearson
A gallery show spotlights the acclaimed bookwork by British graphic artist David Pearson.
"The Printed Picture": Lee Friedlander's Documentary Photographs
An exhibition explores the American photographer's preference for showcasing his work in books.
Unpacking My Library
I just got a wonderful new book in the mail today concerning famous archtiects and their personal collections of books.…
A brief history of velvet
'One of the richest fabrics known to man, velvet is today more in fashion than ever before... Velvet's opulence is only…
Shop This Designer-Curated Book Fair
Dwell on Design New York presents a one-stop-shop book fair curated by Designers & Books.
Kid Lit Goes Undergound
What is a paper engineer? Something like an architect—but for paper. (Think pop-up books and origami, not bridges and…
Great Source for Modern Bookshelves
For book enthusiasts who are up to their eyeballs in books, there are tons of great modern systems for storing them,…
New Trio from Stout Publishers
One of the joys of coming in to Dwell every morning is passing by William Stout Architectural Books, maybe the best…
Judge a Book's Cover: AIGA 50/50 Exhibition
I love books. I will buy one if, after reading the first page, I want to turn it. But before reading the first word,…