Stuck Inside of Somerville
In the late winter of 2003, I watched out my window as a fuel truck idled below, belching black smoke. A hose, snaking…
Tokyo Blues
Cities are a favorite subject for photographers, filled as they are with visual stimuli and primed for artistic…
Somerville Library Design Lectures
A night out at the local library, especially for a Friends of the Library talk, never sounded so good as when James Fox…
Monobloc Blues
The secret history of a plastic classic that doesn’t sit quite right.
Inside Out
A NEW BUILD FROM HMH ARCHITECTURE + INTERIORS BLURS THE LINES BETWEEN OUTSIDE AND IN. FOR AN ACTIVE YOUNG FAMILY OF…
A Look Inside Squarespace NYC
Squarespace has a stunning, monochromatic office décor that coincides with their minimalist branding.
Inside the Artist's Studio: Sebastien Leon
Twyla artist Sebastien Leon is a multifaceted creator—he makes furniture, music, paintings and sculpture. We stopped by…
Take a Peek Inside a Beachside Enclave of Modernist Masterpieces
An architect's tour of Fire Island's modern beach houses offers an exclusive look inside works by Horace Gifford, Harry…
Designing Inside the Box
FORT COLLINS-BASED OTTERBOX COULD EASILY HAVE LOOKED OUTWARD TO DESIGN A NEW BUILDING FOR THE CREATIVE TEAMS WHO…
Inside Peter Fehrentz's Renovated Flat in Berlin
With a confident color palette and clever space-saving tricks, designer Peter Fehrentz transforms a 646-square-foot…
Inside Washington State's Steel Cabin On Stilts
This impenetrable getaway beautifully mixes form and function.
Conflict Kitchen Rises Again
If you're ever in Pittsburgh, you must swing by Conflict Kitchen for lunch—as I wrote in the December/January issue…
Paneling is Cool Again
Back in the bad old days of design, the unholy trinity of wall coverings were harvest gold paint, flocked wallpaper,…
Inside Job
Designing an innovative house is a rite of passage for many young architects. But building in a city doesn’t always…
Inside the Head Office of Bocci
A tour of the workspace behind Vancouver’s exceptional lighting design and manufacturing company.
Inside Dwell
We mean it—we really want to know what you think of Dwell. Every so often we ask for volunteers to join Inside Dwell, a…
Inside Istanbul
It’s been called Byzantium, Constantinople, Stamboul, and Tsarigrad, but as designer Efe Buluc shows us, there’s only…
Inside the Designer's Studio: Good Thing
In less than two years, Good Thing has made its mark by creating affordable housewares that do their thing with a dash…
Step Inside One Couple’s Game-Changing Live/Work Loft
Drawing inspiration from game design and the whimsical geometries of M.C. Escher, architecture firm CHA:COL designs a…
Inside Our Striking MyDomaine Office in Los Angeles
In order to create thought-provoking content and cutting-edge ideas, you first need inspirational surroundings to…