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Exhibition view, of Klaus Wittkugel works at P! gallery, New York

A Look at Klaus Wittkugel, East Germany's Most Prolific Graphic Designer

On view through February 21 at New York's P! gallery, a new show explores the politics of Cold War-era graphic design with a presentation of works by Klaus Wittkugel—East Germany's most prolific graphic designer. Curator Prem Krishnamurthy walks us through the highlights.
February 10, 2016
open plan concrete home in japan

6 Interiors with Exposed Concrete Walls

Embracing the organic, imperfect material, these raw concrete surfaces are a step up from exposed brick.
February 3, 2016
Dusen Dusen playhouse, $159 at Land of Nod, spring 2016 collection

Dusen Dusen, Baggu, and Eric Trine Design a New Collection for Children

Made in collaboration with some of our favorite contemporary designers, a play fort, a book rack, and oversize totes are among the snazzy new spring offerings for your mini-modernist, now available from the retailer Land of Nod.
January 26, 2016
In the living room, a double-height window and a skylight work together to frame a view of the Victorian Gothic church just across the street.

How to Do High-Impact Skylights

For these homes, it's not just about having natural light, it's about framing it impeccably.
January 20, 2016
A small guesthouse designed by Lina Bo Bardi in 1964 for the Cirell House in São Paulo.

Dwell's Primer on Brazilian Modernism

In light of our coverage of influential architect Lina Bo Bardi in our December/January 2016 issue, we round up our past coverage of great Brazilian modernists.
January 8, 2016
The home also features an elegant sauna—this is Finland after all.

Winter Warmer: 5 Modern, Nordic Saunas

Let your year-end stress melt away with warm daydreams of these Nordic saunas.
December 30, 2015
Onsdorp schoolhouse renovation stove

5 Cozy Wood-Burning Stoves

Let these stoves warm you up for the cold days ahead.
December 18, 2015
Copper and Luster Glass Hurricane Lamp by Norm Architects for Menu, $49.95 at the Dwell Store

7 Stunning Copper Designs For the Home

Pretty as a penny and made from an age-old metal, these copper products, culled from the Dwell Store, are designed to grow more beautiful and patinated with time.
December 17, 2015
Solid walnut dining table by Brush Factory

5 Modern Cincinnati Designers to Know

In our upcoming February issue, we highlight some of the best new modern designers across America, including Andrew Neyer, a product and lighting designer based in Cincinnati. We asked Neyer to share four other makers who are doing cutting-edge design work in the Ohio city.
December 16, 2015