"A chair is a very difficult object. A skyscraper is almost easier." -Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Pull Up a Chair in One of These 20 Modern Dining Rooms
Looking into the holiday weekend, many of you may be spending a lot of time at the dining table over the next couple of...
This Modern Chair is Made from a Whopping 220 Feet of Rope
The Harbor Chair from Oregon-basedPhloem Studio is a collaboration between Ben Klebba and his father.
The Master of the Chair
Danish architect Hans J. Wegner is considered a pioneering furniture designer of the twentieth century.
Favorite Chairs
Every other piece of industrial design is a pot or a dish or something insignificant.
Perillo Chair
German designer Martin Ballendat’s Perillo lounge chair for Zuco won the people’s choice award at the Orgatec trade show in...
The Crystal Chair
To build a chair usually does not begin with filling a large glass tank with water, nor does it involve submerging polyester...
The LAMI Chair
Javier Cristiani's LAMI chair, which was unveiled at last Spring's ICFF, now has a family: an ottoman, a side table and a coffee...
The Vegetal Chair
The Bouroullec brothers continue to prove that there's no limit to variation and innovation in chair design.
Modern Ikebana
Jaime Hayon's new vessel for Fritz Hansen reimagines an ancient flower-arranging technique.
A Modern Shadow
A Denver family lives in a Victorian home built in 1890, with its classical charm and conventions.
Modern Awakening
In Salt Lake City, a place not renowned for progressive architecture, Brent Jespersen built a luminous canyon retreat—using his...
Naturally Modern
The Rocky Mountain Region is best known for the arresting beauty of its wide open spaces.
The Modern Movement
Manifestos: Le Corbusier, “Towards a New Architecture” (1923)Walter Gropius, “The Theory and Organization of the Bauhaus”...
Modern Undercover
Just three weeks before their wedding, Jason Greenman and Jeanne Williams purchased their home in September of 2000.
Modern Tractor
Over the holidays, Dwell reader Steve Rankin sent us photos from his October 2008 visit to the North Carolina State Fair...
Modern Love
Single mod-loving gal seeks North Jersey split-level for a match made in Hoboken.
Make It Modern
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's September 2016 issue.
Compost Modern
With the new year comes new resolutions and a general resolve to do better.
Modern Motors
This year's Pebble Beach Concours d’Élégance car show featured a roll-out of General Motors' spectacular Motorama cars of the...
The Modern Honolulu
In early April I was invited out to Honolulu to give a talk at the Hawaii Build and Buy Green Expo, an offer I could hardly...

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