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A built-in sofa with Design Tex upholstery marks the boundary between the two-level addition and the bungalow. Leading up to the master bedroom, a perforated metal staircase, lit from above, casts a Sigmar Polke–like shadow grid on the concrete floor.

6 Modern Stairs We Love

From a minimalist Walter Gropius design to a curving sculptural stair, these six stairways run the gamut.
February 5, 2016
distant structure lakeside prefab norway facade stones green roof

Modern Homes in Far-Flung Locales

Dwell has traveled all over the world, from Tasmania to Indonesia, to report on modern houses.
February 5, 2016
modern fairhaven beach house blackbutt eucalyptus living room Patricia Urquiola sofa

5 Modern Interiors Wrapped in Wood

Whether it's along a coast in Australia or the French Alps, wood provides a natural touch in these interiors.
February 4, 2016
Glass and steel sculpture in Printemps store of Paris.

A Ten-Story Sculpture Inspired by Stained Glass in an Historic Paris Store

In the Paris' venerable Printemps department store, two Toronto-based firms were tasked with enlivening a new atrium and creating a unique experience for visitors. YabuPushelberg, partnering with UUfie, designed this stunning steel "sail" embedded with vibrant dichroic glass.
February 4, 2016
Deck of Australian addition to Edwardian home.

An Addition Creates a Sublime Indoor-Outdoor Space Behind an Old Edwardian

A 1,500-square-foot home in Melbourne welcomes a modern black and white kitchen, dining, and living area.
February 3, 2016
Zinc-roofed cabin France.

A Cozy, Well-Sealed Cottage in Northwest France Goes Green

An architect builds an energy-efficient home near one of France’s most popular pilgrimage sites.
February 3, 2016
1973 Palm Springs home

A New Book Documents the Rarely-Seen Midcentury Modern Gems of Palm Springs

Made for casual design enthusiasts and Palm Springs connoisseurs alike, Unseen Midcentury Desert Modern offers a peek into 51 buildings—some not open to the public—in that Southern California mecca of modernism. Begun in 2008 by photographer Dan Chavkin, the book is set for release this February 9th and will be available on Amazon and at multiple venues of Modernism Week in Palm Springs, February 11 - 21. Here we preview some of its images.
February 3, 2016
Millennial concept home with an outdoor living area

Is This the Millennial Dream Home?

A concept home aims to reflect the requests of the Millennial market.
February 3, 2016
The two twelve-by-sixteen-foot bedrooms, directly above a comparable pair on the first floor, feature a glass transom that follows the pitch of the roof. “The stair and railings were very simple,” Depardon observes. “We added a bit of design, with panels

8 Show-Stealing Skylights in Modern Homes

Skylights needn't be simple overhead daylighting; sometimes they can truly define a room.
February 3, 2016
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