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...
Greenbuild Conference: Waste Management
The sustainability movement has gone through a series of evolutions and iterations over the past several years—from nascent niche...
From Frocks to Fabrics
Proenza Schouler is a design duo more known for rocking the runway than the weaving loom: their ready-to-wear lines are...
curio 2: high volt
For the 2nd issue of Curio, New York based Art Director and Stylist Marcus Hay, portrays the band of misfits that once converged...
Twice as Nice
Within the mix of warehouses, detached brick bungalows, and dusty pubs of the Sydney, Australia, suburb of Alexandria, local...
ICFF 2010: Ikebana Arranging
While cruising the floor of the ICFF today, I couldn't resist dropping in to have a chat with Dwell's old neighbor and all...
Table Linens by Commune Design
In my online wanderings this week I've come across a totally lovely set of table linens from Los Angeles–based Commune Design.
Q&A with La Cornue President Xavier Dupuy
Helming a classic, well-established company in the 21st century is tough enough work as it is without also having to deal with an...
Street Value Book
Dwell Creative Director Kyle Blue recently introduced me to the diverse and inspiring work of the New York-based graphic design...
An Asymmetrical Prefab Home in Sweden
It took a mere six months—three in the factory and three on-site—for this prefab to come to fruition on the shore of Sweden’s...
Lina Bo Bardi
Architect Lina Bo Bardi, born Achillina Bo in Rome in 1914, made an indelible mark on mid-century Brazilian architecture and...
The Architecture of Charles Rennie Mackintosh
The turn-of-the-century design icon's architectural projects reveal his modern foresight.
Little Bird Swing
I was on North Haven Island, Maine recently to report a story for the July/August issue of the magazine, and I went to visit a...
When the Future Had Fins: Fantastical Vintage Auto Drawings
Dwell on Design speaker and gallery director Christopher W. Mount opens a new L.A.
An American Ex-Pat Renovates a Tiny London Apartment on Her Own Terms
Playfully flouting convention, an American-born architect creates a deceptively spacious home for herself in a tiny London...
Dwell Favorites Head to Venice Architecture Biennale
The US curators for the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale were announced this week, and the group includes several visionaries...
Modern Cookware, Old and New
One of the best parts of working at Dwell is the neverending onslaught of modern home goods we get to see, from dishtowels to...
A Plea from New Orleans
I recently received an email from filmmaker Evan Mather, alerting me to his most recent—and urgent—project, which I thought I'd...
The Writing's on the Wall
New York-based designer Sherwood Forlee, through Quirk Books, has produced the Walls Notebook, where everything you write is an...