Iconic Artist Wendell Castle Talks Contemporary Furniture Design at Dwell on Design NY
The established artist and designer joins us for a discussion about what's next in furniture.
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.
Hideaway Furniture by Folditure
The Leaf, a thin and lightweight chair designed by Folditure, will soon be joined by a table counterpart: the Cricket.
Geometric Pool with a View in Phoenix
Perched on picturesque Echo Mountain in Phoenix, this Wendell Burnette-designed desert home featured from our Indoor Outdoor...
A Sustainable, Modern Home Frames a Prickly Desert Landscape
Conceived as an extension of the Arizona landscape, this eco-friendly, modern house approaches near net-zero energy consumption.
A New Furniture Startup Tackles High Shipping Costs and Annoying Assembly Times Head-On
The just-launched Campaign is focused on improving the inefficient and costly furniture industry.
Designtex, the Fabric Manufacturer with a Pulse
In advance of her appearance at Dwell on Design NY, the story behind Designtex and Susan Lyons, the leader who's matched the...
LEGO® Design Competition Finalists
Dwell joined forces with Pacific Standard Time to appeal to the architect—and child—within us all.
An Architect References Local Architecture to Build a Modern Home
Taking its cues from local barns and silos and the rolling Wisconsin terrain, the Field House is a kind of modern observatory for...
At Utopie Plastic, Futuristic Plastic Homes Make an Appearance at a 19th-Century Metal Factory
Somewhere in-between the mid-19th century, the 1960s, and the future, lies Utopie Plastic, or Plastic Utopia: an outdoor art...
Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Design Curator Ronald T. Labaco
MAD Museum curator Ronald Labaco shares the products he can't live without.
A Plea from New Orleans
I recently received an email from filmmaker Evan Mather, alerting me to his most recent—and urgent—project, which I thought I'd...
Writers Work in Mobile Studios at This Incredible Residency in Massachusetts
Inspired by literary greats from the Berkshires, five mobile studios comprise The Mastheads, a progressive writers' residency...
The Carefully-Curated Spartan Shop Expands Into a Creative Consultancy
It's a new beginning for Currie Person's minimalist contemporary homewares collection at Spartan Shop—as well as the end of an...
Friday Finds 8.6.2010
Pick your poison: historical photographs rendered in glorious color? Conceptual playground design? Websites devoted to compiling...
Surf Shacks 026 - Mason St. Peter
Since first starting this series, we’ve been haunted by images of Mason St. Peter and Serena Mitnik-Miller’s cabin hideaway...
6 Key Tips For Harnessing Social Media In Real Estate Sales
Getting a good price for a residential property can be especially challenging in today's real estate market.
In Santa Monica, architect and activist Cory Buckner is working to preserve the living monuments of L.A.'s mid-century-modern...
The Restored Rudolph Schindler Project That Was Inspired by a Greek Village
With the help of DSH Architects, a pair of intrepid Angelenos restored (and gently updated) Rudolph Schindler’s iconic Bubeshko...
In Praise of Walks and Wilderness
Writer and poet Haley Littleton seeks out fragile moments of being that exist in nature—on trails, summits, and cliffs.