Rising Tides Are No Match for This Coastal Home
Thanks to some smart design and sound engineering, this small coastal house handles the waves.
Turning the Tide on Table Design
San Francisco-based designer Adrien Segal has taken data visualization to new heights with her tidal datum table, a...
A Curving Coastal Home in Australia Mimics the Sweeping Landscape
Tidal Arc House by Woods Bagot mirrors the undulations of the tide and landscape with its arched concrete form.
A Modern Coastal Home in Stinson Beach
For all the joys of beachfront living, it’s not without its risks.
Man of Steel
The Seattle prince of architectural gizmos is branching out into a new line of hardware fashioned from bars and pipes.
Sink or Swim
An emerging technology poses an intriguing solution to rising tides: homes that float only when it floods.
Welcome to the Jungle
In Central America, Spanish colonial architecture prevails.
Designer David Kensington renovates a historic home in San Francisco with royal ties
The stately Tudor Revival-style manor in Pacific Heights was the home of the British consul general and site of a formal...
House of Futures Past
Prince Charles, long an advocate of sustainability in architecture—including the use of natural building materials and the...
Black Hogg in Silver Lake
While diners can certainly feast on brioche boxes, Prince Edward Island mussels, and uni toast at Black Hogg, a sweet little...
Twenty Minutes With: Tom Dixon
On the heels of two flagship store openings in New York and Culver City this summer, we met with the British design entrepreneur...
D.J. Morphosis
What does a Pritzker Prize–winning architect have on his iPod? Thanks to Santa Monica, California, public radio station KCRW, we...
Celebrate the Solar Eclipse With 13 Products That Are Out of This World
Today is the day! But even if you aren't on the path of totality, you can still get in the spirit with these stellar items.
Bronx
Two hours later, revivified by a pair of conga players’ exuberant performance on the 2 train, I hustle out at the corner of Third...
The Art of: 12th Avenue Iron
In our October 2012 issue, we profiled Tom Kundig's new hardware line, a collaboration between the esteemed Seattle architect...
An Architecture Prof Weighs in on Haiti
There are thousands of architects and designers in the Dwell audience and beyond who are contemplating how they can help with the...
Rebuilding Haiti
In the days since the earthquake in Haiti, numerous aid groups have opened up channels for contributions small and large to...
Mike Matas's Travel Videos
In addition to working at Facebook and formerly gigging at Apple, Mike Matas is one hell of a photographer.
RM-3 Episode Two: Logs
In the second episode of our new podcast RM-3, we serve up logs three ways: as pliant plywood, as shakes and shingles, and with a...
Artist Carl Andre's Process
Last night I read this wonderful profile of minimalist artist Carl Andre in the New Yorker.