Hemingway's Cuban Hideaway
On the far outskirts of Havana, we take a look inside Finca Vigia, Ernest Hemingway's Cuban home away from...
The "Unfinished Spaces" of Cuba
Following the revolution in 1959, Fidel Castro stood on the sprawling golf course of a country club known to be the stomping...
Poster Service
Posters have come a long way since those old David Cassidy or Hanson classics you ripped straight from the pages of Teen Beat and...
Art on the Cheap: 5 Places for Posters
Much like the realms of interior design and architecture, the art world can be an intimidating place.
Spy Vibe: 60s Movie Set Designs
Spy Vibe is a new fansite dedicated to the costume and set design of spy and space movies and TV from the 1960s, full of...
The Complete Home Theater Setup Guide for Movie Buffs
Learn how to convert different areas of your house(Basement, Attic, Backyard, Livingroom) into a mini Home Theater.
The Story Behind Over 125 Stunning Poster Designs
A new exhibition on poster design opens May 8, 2015, at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
Top 5 Saul Bass Movie Titles
In our February issue, on newsstands now, we celebrate the life and work of the great graphic designer Saul Bass on the...
10 Posters from Poland's Golden Age of Graphic Design
On his expertly curated site eyseaposters.com, James Dyer has amassed an impressive array of Polish film and political posters by...
From Textiles and Scents, to Posters and a 3D-Printed Pavilion, the Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial Ponders Beauty
Curator Ellen Lupton walks us through a few of the highlights from "Beauty," the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s...
Havana: World Capital of Urban Farming?
The Buena Vista Growers Club: the new book Farming Cuba explores Cuban's urban farming movement.
6 Practically Free Design-Minded Gifts
Inspired by the great depression, this poster is a free download (along with 4 others) through Readymade Magazine.
Graphic Design That Goes Beyond Traditional Dimensions
This young graphic designer isn't limited to just doing posters.
Behind The Scenes: Chicago Furniture Brand Stars in Divergent
Furniture from the sleek Chicago studio gets a closeup in the hit movie Divergent.
Spin the Globe: 5 Design Events this Week
Post-Stockholm Furniture Fair blues? Fret not, Dwell has you covered with a fresh batch of artful events around the world.
Friday Finds 4.22.11
We have the great perk at Dwell to spend our days entrenched in the world of design.
Buh-Bye Bed Bath & Beyond: These 4 Tips Will “Adult” Your Home
You just celebrated your mid-20-something birthday, so it's official, you're a grown up now.
In the Indie Debut “Columbus,” Midcentury Architecture Stars Beside John Cho
Kogonada’s directorial debut is a bittersweet exploration of loss and filial responsibility set in the architectural landscape of...
A Look at 10 Iconic Case Study Houses in California
Architectural photographer Julius Shulman's iconic image of Pierre Koenig's 1960 modernist masterpiece, the Stahl House—also...
The Puti Trees
The Puti Trees series of posters look like a cross between a modern subway map and children's book illustrations, so you probably...

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