Objectified in America Discussion
I'm quite excited to post about the latest in a stalwart line of Dwell Conversations.
Tonight: Objectified in America
I finally saw Gary Hustwit’s very fine film Objectified this week and could not be more excited to moderate the latest Dwell...
The American Way
New York–based designer Todd Bracher represents the United States at an important furniture fair in Germany.
10 Tiny Homes in Rural America
Beautiful things can come in small packages.
What Lies Within America’s First Urban-Renewal Project
High-rise superblocks and identical clusters of row houses set apart from the urban grid have been much maligned as some of the...
American Beauty
A Kansas architect unlocks the potential in an outdated 1950s home.
Photo Essay: American Landscape
Welcome to Modern In Denver’s photo essay series.
The Ungreening of America
We asked Charles Birnbaum to point us to five unique landscapes that we can still take a peek at. He explains: “I’ve chosen...
American Trademarks
Eric Baker and Tyler Blik are a pair of noted graphic and identity designers, though perhaps their greatest legacy in American...
Modern Across America: Salt Lake City
In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.
An American Bookshelf in London
When Russian-born architect Andrei Saltykov designed his home in the UK, he put his love of the USA on the shelf.
Micro-Dwellings Across America
From crowded cities to a trailer park of tiny houses planned for Sonoma County, California, multiunit micro-housing complexes are...
Airstream: Re-designing an American icon
Mobile + Home: what is so fascinating about the juxtaposition of these two seemingly irreconcilable...
America's Regional Design
Sure, buying American is something to get behind—we're celebrating it all month long—but if for you buying local is about makers...
American Made Design: Dust
A trio of design studios forms a distinctly American picture of modern design: Despite their regional differences, all three...
Philip Kennicott on America's Embassies
Just today the American Institute of Architects' 21st Century Embassy Task Force issued a 40-page report with 59 guidelines and...
Panel Interview: America's Embassies
Yesterday I posted a short interview I did with Philip Kennicott, culture critic with the Washington Post, after my embassy...
Café America Chair
At our San Francisco office, we've had reuse on our minds.
Made in America: Wolverine Boots
Inspired by our "Made in the U.S.A"-themed October issue, which is chockablock with awesome American designs, I've been looking...
American Made: Louisville Slugger
I'm in the process of putting together a big story on American-made design for the October issue, and it's been quite a...