A self-taught designer embarks upon a solo mission to resuscitate a 19th-century homestead.
Morphosis FLOAT House for NOLA
The Make It Right Foundation has gotten loads of press over the last few years, thanks in large part to its ultra-celebrity...
Hope for the Jet Set
I'm about to hop on a transatlantic flight and am not looking forward to 12 hours in the same tiny seat.
Tourists to Ecuador Hope to Get Near This Home’s Lookout
A World Heritage Site sits at the foot of a house in Ecuador.
This Couple Merrily Floats Along in Seattle
A prefabricated floating home drops anchor in the Pacific Northwest.
A Suspended Living Room Floats Like an Air Ship
Pieter Weijnen’s brand of maritime modernism brings a touch of magic to Amsterdam’s Steigereiland, where the architect built his...
A Semi-Modular Beach House in Tasmania Floats Over a Site That Survived a Bushfire
After a bushfire, a partially prefabricated beach house rises on a rugged Tasmanian peninsula.
Luxury Lotus Bathtub
Float Away in this Luxurious Lotus Bath...
NK Woodworking & Design
Dwell On Simpsons Episode
We hope you caught the latest episode of The Simpsons for a glimpse of Dwell!
Friday Finds 10.16.09
As the week draws to a close, we hope you'll enjoy this smattering of links from the Dwell staff.
Take Charge of the New Year With These 8 Organizational Products
This morning on our
chat, Dwell and the community discussed hopes and resolutions for design in the new year.
Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects’ Winning Design For the Shanghai Library
The Scandinavian architectural firm wins an international competition to design the Shanghai Library, a glass-and-concrete...
As more and more Americans are quickly discovering, the land beneath our feet is not quite as solid as we thought.
This Off-Grid Container Home in Australia Disappears in Nature
Nestled in a tiny town off the coast, this container home echoes the main ingredient the owners had hoped for in a weekend...
Big Easy Living
In the hot and humid South, time seems to stand still and the architecture is often no different.
Re:Vision Dallas Design Charrette
On Friday of last week I attended the Re:Vision Dallas design charrette, one that hopes to remake a blighted city block of...
Go Stargazing in Snøhetta’s Towering Addition to Sweden’s Treehotel
Guests can now book a stay in the 7th room, a cabin that seems to float in a pine canopy with views of the Lule River and the...
5 Questions With Elizabeth Felicella
To hear architectural photographer Elizabeth Felicella talk about the eight-year project that culminated in the Center for...
AIANY Center for Architecture
From Kynar and Galvalume to SIPs, the terminology associated with prefab construction can be daunting.
Friday Finds 10.2.09
Ever wonder where the Dwell staff noodles online? Look no further—as part of our weekly series, Friday Finds, we present a...