Terra Ephemera
Whether spanning acres or encased in amorphous glass ecospheres, Paula Hayes's singular landscapes blur the boundary between art...
Terra! The Grass Armchair
What if you could build your own garden furniture, tend to it as it grows, water it, and watch it become an integral part of the...
Put a Plant on It | DIY Painted Terra Cotta Pots
If your apartment or home is feeling a bit stagnant or void of life, there’s one simple thing that can breathe life back into it,...
An Ancient Building Technique Readies a Spanish Farmhouse for the Future
This finalist for the TERRA Award belongs to a growing mound of eco-friendly earthen architecture.
By the Book
Architect Deborah Berke has maintained a ledger full of ephemera that details memories of every dinner party she’s hosted for...
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their own social...
Creative Renovation in Brooklyn
When graphic designers Jeanette and Mike Abbink left behind their loft in San Francisco—with collected ephemera, a voluminous...
10 Space-Saving Interiors For Multifunctional Living
Given the movement of inhabiting smaller, more modest homes, dedicated rooms and room-specific furniture are becoming more and...
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of Speech,...
Artist Maira Kalman at the CJM
I've long loved her New Yorker covers, and am still over the moon about the illustrated version of Strunk and White's classic The...
Never Built: Los Angeles at A+D Architecture & Design Museum
Never Built: Los Angeles highlights radical projects that would have deeply changed Los Angeles—but for one reason or another...
A Modern Bali Resort That’s Inspired by the Local Landscape and Culture
Sited between Bali’s majestic Mount Batukaru and a tranquil beach—and surrounded by UNESCO-protected paddy fields—Soori Bali is a...
Westernware
Fine china dinnerware is not exactly a common medium for photography, and it's less often a bedfellow of all things cowboys and...
New York's Hidden Graphic Design Gem
The Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography is an appointment only, below ground showcase of one of the best...
New Retrospective by Esteemed California Photographer
Selections from Larry Sultan's major collections centers a new exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
A New Velvet- and Brass-Filled Restaurant That's Housed in a 19th-Century London Warehouse
Melbourne-based design studio Biasol transformed a 19th-century warehouse into a restaurant and bar that's outfitted with...
House of the Week: Striking Wooden Ceiling in New Zealand
In a new weekly feature, we're looking to our online community to highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.
Felt Up
Felt has become the go-to material for crafters and modernists alike.
Tourists to Ecuador Hope to Get Near This Home’s Lookout
A World Heritage Site sits at the foot of a house in Ecuador.
Multi-Pendant Lighting Prominently Displayed in Princeton Residence
Niche multi-pendant lighting emits a warm glow in this live/work space for a Princeton restauranteur and architect.