"Architecture is the will of an epoch translated into space" -Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Here's What Norse Mythology and Modern Architecture Have in Common
From skiing to soaking up the sun, a family retreat for all seasons.
Discuss: What's Your Favorite Work of Architecture in Film?
Architecture can certainly play a starring role.
What's Your Favorite Book on Design or Architecture?
Replenish our "to-read" lists with your favorite titles on design or architecture.
What Is Merino Wool?
Warm, breathable and soft, Merino is a mighty textile that can do it all.
Focus on Feldman Architecture’s Environmentally-Conscious Homes
Meet the San Francisco architecture firm that is spreading the green gospel through thoughtful, collaborative work that champions...
Discuss: What's on Your Playlist?
Help us get into the groove.
Architecture Improv
An interview with David Sellers, the "Father of the Design-Build...
What Would Eichler Do?
One company channels the famed midcentury developer in its line of prefab homes.
What Would Victor Do?
When deciding the future of restoration of a historic Denver property, the preservation-minded homeowners looked to the past for...
4 Home Security Systems to Try Now
Cheap microprocessors, easy communications, and ubiquitous smartphones make the “home of the future” a reality today.
What is Egyptian Long-Staple Cotton
When Ariel Kaye, our Founder and CEO, set out to give the world a better night’s sleep, she knew it would have to start with the...
Energy Retrofit: The Now House Project
It may be simpler to build a zero-energy home from scratch than to retrofit an existing structure, but buildings constructed in...
Percale vs. Sateen: What's the Difference
When we set out to create the perfect sleep experience, we knew it would depend on one core factor: fabric.
What's a Color Combo You Love?
Roses are red, violets are blue.
The Power of Color and What Each Shade Is Best For
Color is a design superpower that can make a small room appear larger, or an expansive space feel intimate and cozy.
What Do You See? With Kate Stohr of Architecture for Humanity
We've adored Architecture for Humanity's boots-on-the-ground brand of community building and do-gooder design since its inception.
Alaska: The Final (Architectural) Frontier
“I always wanted to live in a glass house,” explains Valerie Phelps, as she stands surrounded by the 40 feet of floor-to-ceiling...
Sebastian Mariscal's Wood Architecture
We interviewed architect Sebastian Mariscal on his thoughtful, textured approach to designing with wood, for our 2014 Materials...
Taking Architecture to the BMX Track
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
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