Modern History on the Block
Make of it what you will: Welton Becket's "House of Tomorrow" is in foreclosure.
The History of the Modern Workspace
Power dynamics, economic upheaval, and design thinking: cubicles aren’t just a Dilbert punch line.
A Brief History of the Cool Office
Whether you intend it or not, your office furniture is saying something about your business’ values.
A Midcentury Home Keeps the History Alive
With new owners, a locally-renowned midcentury home in Los Angeles begins a fresh chapter.
New Kid on the Block
With sensitivity to local building typologies, fresh construction finds a place in Amsterdam.
History and Modernity Meet in This Industrial Hotel and Restaurant in Philadelphia
Housed in a 19th-century whiskey blending and bottling facility in Philadelphia's trendy Fishtown neighborhood, Wm. Mulherin's...
A Brief History of the Birth of Urban Planning
At America's first urban planning conference, held in New York in 1898, a British planner asked whether he and his colleagues...
Sculpting History
The Key Savings and Loan Association Building is a Colorado treasure and an enduring example of mid-century modernist design.
Modern in Tijuana
Six years ago, architect Jorge Gracia came to Dwell’s attention with a house he built for his family that was radically different...
This Lake House Is a Living Piece of Architecture History
A retired couple retreats to the modern masterpiece by Richard Meier.
10 Dazzling Modern Staircases
Follow us step-by-step to 10 astounding modern staircases.
Morocco Modern
Rediscovering the elusive Tangier abode of former Knoll President Yves...
The Forgotten History of America's Most Creative College
A comprehensive new exhibit sheds light on the diverse body of work that came out of a short-lived but mythic liberal arts...
Modern Love
Single mod-loving gal seeks North Jersey split-level for a match made in Hoboken.
A Modern Dark Tower
In northwest Michigan, a vacation retreat boasts a prime vantage point from which to soak up the bucolic scenery.
10 Dwell-Approved, New-Old Homes in the UK
These 10 modern renovations take history into account.
Jens Risom's Block Island Family Retreat
Designer Jens Risom returns to his 1967 prefab off the coast of Rhode Island, readying it for his family's next generation.
The Modern Revival of Steam Bending Wood
The process of steam bending wood has been around since the early 1900’s.
Tait Modern
When building a second home, most people don’t consider traveling farther than upstate.
9 Modern Beach Bungalows
Humble in size but big on seaside views and low-key vibes, the beach bungalow is a classic staple of beachside culture across the...

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