Near Boston, a Red House Designed to be Green
A teardown renovation in Cambridge, Massachusetts, comes with a mandate for maximum efficiency.
Black, Red, and Green All Over
A dramatic house in Australia drew its architectural inspiration from Mies van der Rohe but got its color from fresh tomato sauce.
Podcast: Green Design with the Climate Desk
Dwell talks to The Climate Desk on the Subject of Green Design.
Green Dorm Design
When I was in college I lived in a cinder-block walled dorm room.
A Prefab House Near Paris Is Designed to Be Bright and Open
This prefabricated home in France was built to embrace the neighborhood.
This Midcentury-Inspired Tiny House Radiates Clever Design
At just $79,000, this customizable mobile trailer allows you to design the tiny house of your dreams.
Lightwell House by Emergent Design Studios
Lightwell House is a minimal home located in London, England, designed by Emergent Design Studios.
Uji House by ALTS Design Office
Uji House is a minimal home located in Kyoto, Japan, designed by ALTS Design Office.
Striking Green House with a View in El Salvador
A green house near the coast of El Salvador captures the best of its naturally striking setting—filled with sunlight,...
Modern Green Concept House in South Korea
The E+ Green Home, a concept house located an hour outside Seoul, not only points the way to a greener South Korea, it may well...
A Green House in Japan Sets the Stage for Family Time
This single-family home in Himeji, Japan was built with three daughters, two dogs, and lush, green exteriors in mind.
Run-Down Row House in Boston Becomes a Quiet Urban Escape with Two Green Roofs
A young architect transforms a small row house into a deceptively roomy family home.
Rethinking Boston
How do you remake a city that's already been made? That's the question a group of students at the Boston Architectural College...
House Between Pillars by Camp Design Inc
House Between Pillars is a minimal home created by Tokyo-based architects Camp Design inc.
Foyer House by Toki Architect Design Office
Foyer House is a minimal residence located in Okayama, Japan, designed by Toki Architect Design Office.
Boston Pops
The heart of the American Revolution, Boston became home to midnight rides and at least one wild tea party.
Design House Stockholm Celebrates 20 Years
Design House Stockholm celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and we sent a few questions to founder Anders Färdig to let us...
Super Green Affordable Housing Introduces Passive Design to the Masses
Multifamily housing projects that meet Passive House standards are bringing European-style energy efficiency to a new demographic...
4 Copenhagen Hotels That Combine Good Design and Green Sensibility
Tour a crop of Copenhagen hotels that are making a strong case for eco-friendly design.
Designed In-House
Mill Valley, California, might not be a hotbed of modernism, but it was here, ten years ago, that Dwell came into the world...

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