Family Matters
An architect and his preteen daughter take on a backyard project.
Light Matters
When asking people what matters most in their lives, they usually offer up values like friendship, health and happiness.
Parsing Paris
Critics call Paris a "living museum." If so, designer Erwan Bouroullec curates a must-see list from a compelling collection.
Editor's Letter: Design Matters
Perfection is boring.
Toronto, Ontario
Toronto, Ontario, is one metropolis that never ceases to amaze me with its never-ceasing construction.
A Technicolor Basketball Court in Paris
Sandwiched in-between a pair of brick apartment buildings in Paris lies a technicolor basketball court.
Toronto's Tetris Inspired Home
We have all played the game “Tetris” at least once in our lives.
This Petite Paris Apartment is a Vintage Furniture–Filled Delight
An eccentric and eclectic Paris apartment reflects a lifetime of thoughtful collecting—and a considered eye.
Toronto Houses by Kevin Morris
It all started by accident in the fall of 2012.
An Ingenious Gold Island Transforms an Industrial Apartment in Paris
Completed for about $120,000, a custom aluminum insertion reinvents a loft in a 1920s industrial building by adding privacy...
House on the Water by Galletti & Matter Architectes
A modern lake house enveloped by a distinctive roof.
Shulman Print to Support VDL
Last week I went to visit Richard Neutra's 1938 Schiff house to hear his son Raymond talk about his career.
Midcentury Illustrations—From Kentucky to Paris
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
A Furniture Collector's Renovated Flat in Paris
Jean-Christophe Aumas’ multihued Paris apartment houses both the highly sought artistic director and the stunning assemblage of...
Design Shop Visit: Mjölk in Toronto
This Canadian duo searches out top Scandinavian and Japanese designs and brings their best finds back to this Toronto shop.
A Park Rises in the Shadow of a Toronto Highway
Parks are popping up in all types of surprising places.
Stay in This 3D-Printed Tiny House
In Amsterdam, DUS Architects create a recyclable urban retreat.
On a Peaceful Wooded Lot, a Futuristic Toronto Home is Buzzing with Smart Tech
In a leafy Toronto neighborhood, a Cor-Ten–clad family home is wired for the future.
Family Matters
The open spaces and transparency of modern architecture turn out to be extremely useful when there’s a house full of relatives.

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