Werner Sobek has seen the future, and it’s high-tech, green, and efficient.
Steel Framed Split-Level Home in Germany
What do architects build when they can be their own clients?
Friday Finds 2.04.11
Have a look at some on the most interestiing things we here at Dwell saw this week.
An Austrian Family Embraces a Plush 1970s Home in Need of a Little Love
The Wittmann House—complete with sunken living room and indoor pool—underwent a fastidious restoration.
Yale School of Architecture Exhibits
School's back in session and university galleries are filling up again with works worth studying.
Stay in a Prefab Cube Placed Atop a Midcentury Hotel in Austria
Placed on top of Hotel Daniel in Graz, Austria, via a crane, the LoftCube is an ingenious addition to an existing midcentury...
Net Zero x Twenty = Solar Decathlon
It’s the site where wars are protested, dreams declared, and millions still march, but on October 9 the National Mall in...
8 Times Historical Architecture Took a Walk on the Modern Side
Traditional architecture is something that can and should be preserved whenever possible.
Isleta El Espino: A Three-Room Eco Hotel on Lake Nicaragua
How a brother and sister turned a private island into self-sustaining boutique...
Want the Perfect Chair? Print It
Berlin-based BigRep wants to make your next piece of furniture on a 3D printer.
16 Striking Vacation Rentals Under $200 Per Night
Feast your eyes upon these beautifully designed hotels, apartments, and bungalows that are as affordable as they are chic.
20 Romantic Getaways Under $200 Per Night
Sweep your loved one off their feet this Valentine's Day at an affordable romantic retreat.
Ready for a design vacation?
If you're planning a break, don't (ever) compromise on style. Stay in a vacation rental that lives up to your design standards.
Friday Finds 7.9.2010
Lotsa good stuff today: things to watch, things to do, things to covet.
Reinhold Messner: A Man and His Museums
We met with the mountaineering legend in the Dolomites, where the late architecture icon Dame Zaha Hadid designed the last of...
All Roads Lead to Home
Davy Rothbart is the editor of Found magazine, a frequent contributor to public radio’s This American Life, and author of the...