Game-Changing Ideas for a Sustainable World
Author Jared Green polls 80 of the world's preeminent thinkers on ways to build for a sustainable future in a new book from...
The Fireplace Tools That Are Changing the Game
New to the American market and armed with a compelling story, Eldvarm reminds us how extraordinary everyday tools can be.
Susan Paley on Game-Changing Technology
At Dwell on Design, Susan Paley, the entrepreneur and strategic advisor behind such brands as Beats by Dre and JBL, shares her...
Could One of These Game-Changing Projects Define 2016?
The World Architecture Festival has announced its 2016 Awards shortlist.
Lisa Roberts on Game-Changing Product Designs
In her new book, DesignPOP (Rizzoli), designer and collector Lisa Roberts explores the objects that have changed contemporary...
Here's a riddle: When is a ping pong table more than a ping pong table? For Vertical Arts Architecture, transcending simple...
Dan Pink: Three Ideas Changing Design
In our October story "A New Beginning," we toured the home of speechwriter, author, and former Dwell on Design keynote speaker...
A Game-Changing Museum Becomes a New Symbol of UC Davis
Blanketed by a rolling Grand Canopy, the Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art provides an interdisciplinary space for...
The World of Sound
You could call it the next frontier of architecture and design, but you have to close your eyes to “see” it. The ear inhabits a...
Before and After: Two Game-Changing Kitchen Renovations by a Seattle Studio
SHED Architecture & Design doesn't shy away from the challenge of an extensive kitchen revamp.
Retrofitting for Sustainability
I'm writing this a few hours away from the opening of Viennese architect Susanne Zottl's new exhibition at SCI-Arc, A Styrofoam...
Located in a hidden valley on the picturesque Izu Peninsula, a few hours west of Tokyo, the Watanabe Residence, designed by...
Wonders of the World
Though not strictly modern—well, not modern at all, really—the Wonders of the World series of books from Harvard Universtiy Press...
Step Inside One Couple’s Game-Changing Live/Work Loft
Drawing inspiration from game design and the whimsical geometries of M.C. Escher, architecture firm CHA:COL designs a...
The Critic and the Game Space
Video games are an often-overlooked realm of architectural ideas and spatial design—the buildings and landscapes through which...
Waves of Change in Architectural Landscaping
A refreshing change to commercial architectural landscaping.
Slick Rock Concrete
World’s Most Turkey-Shaped Building
The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000...
Color-Changing Roof Tiles
Living in a temperate climate, and deciding between a dark roof and a white roof? Trying to calculate if your summertime benefit...
Sleeping In: The World’s Slowest Hotel
Hulking on the edge of the trendy Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam, the Lloyd Hotel is a storied mammoth.
7 Minimalist Apartments Around The World
According to Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus of The Minimalists, minimalism can be summed up in a single sentence:...