Taschen Does Art & Architecture
Iconic photographer of mid-century modernism Julius Shulman may or may not have been a pack rat.
Angelika Taschen: 7 Modern Coffee Tables
Whether it’s a place to rest your saucers or your sneakers, the coffee table is the workhorse of the most leisurely room in the...
100 Contemporary Green Buildings
Now that sustainability is de rigeur in the architecture world, it is no surprise that a new tome from Taschen puts the solar...
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...
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...
10 Minutes with Marc Newson
Throughout his decades-long career, Australian industrial designer Marc Newson has produced prolifically.
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of Speech,...
Metabolism Talks The Talk
Last night the New York Public Library hosted a sold-out talk between pioneering contemporary architect Rem Koolhaas and curator...
Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Interior Designer Cliff Fong
L.A.-based interior and fashion designer Cliff Fong reveals his favorites items.
Steel Framed Split-Level Home in Germany
What do architects build when they can be their own...
Books You Should Read
The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999.
This House Doesn't Hold Back and Embraces the Desert
At the base of Echo Mountain in Phoenix, a geometric home by Wendell Burnette opens up to the surrounding desert landscape.
Archtober Itinerary: Benjamin Prosky, Assoc. AIA
AIANY and Center for Architecture Executive Director, Benjamin Prosky, Assoc.
Sony Ericsson's Eco-Friendly GreenHeart
Sony Ericsson's GreenHeart concept phone isn't going to win any beauty contests, but when it comes to green cred, the handset's...
Manage Your Next Design Project with Dropmark
Any project that is worth doing, is worth doing right.
Julius Shulman: 10/10/10
This Sunday, October 10, on the day that would have been architectural photographer Julius Shulman’s 100th birthday, the MAK...
Friday Finds 4.08.11
A reader recently wrote in and commented that in Friday Finds, "you never know what to expect." Here's to the unexpected and the...
Six Questions for William Stout
One of the many joys of the very small San Francisco neighborhood of Jackson Square—home of Dwell HQ—is the top-drawer William...
Interview: Filmmaker Eric Bricker
A documentary screening at Dwell on Design zooms in for a close-up on 98-year-old architectural photographer Julius Shulman and...
True Hollywood Story
For over seventy years, through 7,000 photography sessions, and with 70,000 negatives, Julius Shulman captured the elusive spirit...