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Operation Desert Shed
Architect Lloyd Russell’s design for this desert getaway passively mitigates the elements with a utilitarian solution,…
A Desert Oasis Awaits in a Historic District of Phoenix
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of…
A Desert Prefab Hits the Jackpot in Sin City
An art-filled retreat fits right into the landscape.
Modern-Shed | Sacred Studio
In the early 90s, near the start of her career as a professional artist, Lin began working from home and relished…
Modern-Shed | Workplace Solution
When Anne first laid eyes on a Modern-Shed, she fell in love. She wasn’t expecting to.
Modern-Shed | Liveable Space
From a certain vantage point near the front door of Scott and Stacy’s house, one can almost see into every room in the…
This House Doesn't Hold Back and Embraces the Desert
At the base of Echo Mountain in Phoenix, a geometric home by Wendell Burnette opens up to the surrounding desert…
With this elegant steel prototype, Marmol Radziner and Associates launch a new prefab venture with the goal of bringing…
A family discovers the joys of DIY design—and muddy feet—in their home made up of distinct pods that blends…
A prefabricated shed sited on a Finnish island provides a perfect summer getaway.
Pod Space Prefab Garden Sheds
A few years ago, Ben Lord surveyed the garden sheds on the market in his native England and didn’t like what he saw.…
A Minimalist Retreat at the Edge of South Africa's Karoo Desert
Using local materials and building methods, a London-based firm crafts a serene home in South Africa.
The Everyday Carry of an Architect: Kara Greenetz of Shed
“Being somewhat new to the profession of architecture, I’ve learned to depend on certain handy resources.” - Kara…
This Sleek Desert Home Seems to Melt Into the Sky
Perched atop sandblasted masonry walls, the Staab residence is a stainless steel and glass structure that absorbs the…
Marfa Modern: Artistic Interiors of the West Texas High Desert
Due in no small part to Donald Judd, the city of Marfa, Texas, has evolved from a railroad water stop to a destination…
John Lautner's Desert Rose
Two Los Angeles designers resuscitate a down-at-the-heel John Lautner building—and give architecture fans a chance to…
A Picturesque Desert Prefab
Jim Murren’s prefab house in Sin City, designed by Marmol Radziner, is as artful as it is art-filled, thanks to an…
Just Desert: A Cactus Garden Grows in Midtown Manhattan
To welcome summer, the plaza at Rockefeller Center transforms into a desert landscape.
Office Shed in Miniature
In preparation for our upcoming outdoor issue, we've been examining all manners of outbuildings: prefab sheds, tree…
Watch It: A New Documentary Celebrates an Unsung Desert Modernist
Discover the late Arizona architect Judith Chafee in this new documentary.
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