Vertical Cities: Hong Kong | New York
From wild, green island to center of international commerce: this is the trajectory both Manhattan and Hong Kong have taken since...
The Shed: A New Hub For Artistic Invention Coming Soon to New York City
Described as a "cultural shed for New York," The Shed is an expandable multi-use cultural venue designed by the NYC-based firm,...
Megacity Living in Hong Kong: Architecture of Density
A photographer's studies of Hong Kong's dense apartment blocks come to a London gallery.
City Walks New York
A trip to New York City is inevitably a whirlwind, whether it's your first visit or your five hundredth.
Art-deco Inspired Apartment in Hong Kong
In Hong Kong, where land is scarce and living spaces are small compared to other cities, multi-disciplinary design practice...
10 Modern and Stylish Places to Stay in Hong Kong
In the densely packed city of Hong Kong, space comes at a premium—so many apartments and hotel rooms may be smaller than you'd...
These 10 Tiny Apartments in New York City Embrace Compact Living
Throughout NYC's bustling boroughs, minuscule studios, tightly-packed family apartments, and converted small spaces are the norm.
What Design Can Do For New York City: A City Modern Preview
After Hurricane Sandy brought New York City’s precarious coastline to the forefront of the city’s collective attention last year,...
Forging a New Path for the Waterways of New York City
With a series of community-minded projects, an architecture team sets out to revitalize New York City’s waterways.
Storage-Smart Renovation in New York City
Living small is par for the course in New York City, but accommodating a family of four in under 700 square feet rarely looks as...
Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong’s architectural development can be traced through time by viewing it panoramically from the city’s stratospheric...
New York City Manufacturers at the Brooklyn Navy Yard
NYC makers show off their locally produced wares at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, a manufacturing hub of its own.
Reimagining New York City's Skyline at DODNY
A city's skyline is closely related to its identity and New York City—Manhattan in particular—has one of the most iconic.
The Best of New York Design Week 2017
The Dwell team explored a week of design events in New York, snapping informal shots along the way.
Escape From New York
It was no exodus, of course, but when Kathleen Triem quit her job at a Manhattan design firm in July 1996, her associates were...
A New Kind of Public Landmark: New York’s Interactive Centerpiece by Heatherwick Studio
Described as "a public room for the city,” Vessel is a visionary new landmark by London-based firm Heatherwick Studio.
Table Pendant Lighting Adds to New York City Home's Unique Minimalism
Our Solitaire pendants are the perfect pair for this mid-century modern New York City townhouse.
Roman and Williams Bring the Badlands to New York City Restaurant Scene
The duo behind renowned New York City studio Roman and Williams give Dwell a first look at the interior they designed for Upland,...
Archtober: A Monthlong Celebration of Design and Architecture Returns to New York City
With Dwell on Design New York as an anchor, the festival enters its fourth year with programs and tours in all five boroughs.
Live from New York
A major market for our furniture, and the headquarters of some of our most important designers, Manhattan has long been Herman...
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