Dwell traveled to Turkey’s most cosmopolitan city for the first annual Istanbul Design Biennial, discovering a modern heart...
World’s Most Turkey-Shaped Building
The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000...
Turkish Contemporary Design at ICFF 2013: WantedDesign
This May an exhibition of contemporary Turkish design was on display at the third installment of the Wanted Design fair, a...
This Off-Grid Turkish Cabin Features a Nifty Pulley System
Pulley-operated walls and windows open the door to indoor/outdoor living in this tiny prefab cabin.
Surprisingly Subtle 300-Foot Radio Tower
The winning design for the Canakkale Antenna Tower in Turkey manages grandeur with restraint.
Rising Designer Tamer Nakişçi Sets Up Shop Following a Win at ICFF
On the tails of a winning tabletop design, an emerging Turkish talent looks to the future to establish his own brand.
The Multi-Faceted Nature of a Wet Room
Remodelling your bathroom into a wet room offers you a number of capabilities that other bathroom designs do not.
Bath Collection: Behind the Design + Styling Tips
Breaking: We expanded our Bath Collection in a big way! Elevate your bathroom – and your everyday routine – with our new Shower...
How to Make Your Towels Last Longer
Stay fresh and clean with Parachute’s first ever Bath Towel Collection.
The Comforts of Evil
It is possible that in the depths of Hades, the devil indeed sits on a baroque throne made from the horns of endangered species,...
The former Constantinople isn’t all Ottoman-era carpets and ruins: A cutting-edge art, dining, and travel scene overlays its rich...
It’s been called Byzantium, Constantinople, Stamboul, and Tsarigrad, but as designer Efe Buluc shows us, there’s only one...
Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Angie Myung of Poketo
Angie Myung, who founded the lifestyle design brand Poketo with her husband Ted Vadakan, shares her tips on always getting the...
6 Summer Rugs We Love
Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.
Fredrik Färg originally wanted to be an interior architect, but the urge to create objects with his hands won out.
Shigeru Ban Designs Temporary, Easy-to-Build Shelters for Disaster-Prone Areas
Responding to the displacement caused by Typhoon Haiyan, architect Shigeru Ban designed a series of easy-to-build prefab shelters...
With street food enjoying a renaissance across the United States, it may no longer be necessary to steer clear of trailer fare.
Ceramic Artist Francesca DiMattio Explores the Beauty in Domesticity
Francesca DiMattio's large-scale ceramic sculptures turn elements of functional design into dramatic works of art.
Unauthorized Moss Art
From Banksy to Katsu to Iz the Wiz, we often hear about guerilla graffiti artists who've taken their social critiques to the...
Ever Wanted to Stay in a Cave That’s Actually Pretty Modern Inside?
Homes built under the earth or into the sides of mountains have been a part of our culture since the prehistoric days.