Dwell traveled to Turkey’s most cosmopolitan city for the first annual Istanbul Design Biennial, discovering a modern heart...
World’s Most Turkey-Shaped Building
The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000...
It’s been called Byzantium, Constantinople, Stamboul, and Tsarigrad, but as designer Efe Buluc shows us, there’s only one...
Modern Istanbul Design: Autoban
Istanbul modern? In a word, it’s Autoban.
Geometric Inspired: Istanbul's Contemporary Designers
Geometric motifs taken from a centuries-old document still serve as inspiration to Istanbul’s contemporary designers.
Turkish Contemporary Design at ICFF 2013: WantedDesign
This May an exhibition of contemporary Turkish design was on display at the third installment of the Wanted Design fair, a...
Surprisingly Subtle 300-Foot Radio Tower
The winning design for the Canakkale Antenna Tower in Turkey manages grandeur with restraint.
The Multi-Faceted Nature of a Wet Room
Remodelling your bathroom into a wet room offers you a number of capabilities that other bathroom designs do not.
Rising Designer Tamer Nakişçi Sets Up Shop Following a Win at ICFF
On the tails of a winning tabletop design, an emerging Turkish talent looks to the future to establish his own brand.
Autoban and their House Hotel
Seyhan Özdemir and Sefer Çağlar are the principals behind the Istanbul–based design house Autoban.
Bath Collection: Behind the Design + Styling Tips
Breaking: We expanded our Bath Collection in a big way! Elevate your bathroom – and your everyday routine – with our new Shower...
How to Make Your Towels Last Longer
Stay fresh and clean with Parachute’s first ever Bath Towel Collection.
The Comforts of Evil
It is possible that in the depths of Hades, the devil indeed sits on a baroque throne made from the horns of endangered species,...
An American Ex-Pat Renovates a Tiny London Apartment on Her Own Terms
Playfully flouting convention, an American-born architect creates a deceptively spacious home for herself in a tiny London...
Ever Wanted to Stay in a Cave That’s Actually Pretty Modern Inside?
Homes built under the earth or into the sides of mountains have been a part of our culture since the prehistoric days.
Modern Lofts We'd Love to Call Home
While loft living might not be for everyone, others find it dream-worthy.
Summer Hotel Pops Up Overnight
A temporary summerhouse has opened in Amsterdam.
Contemporary Tables and Vases Join the East and the West
India Mahdavi's Landscape collection integrates global design references.
Meet the Hosts Behind a Stylish San Francisco Airbnb
Through Airbnb, Lara and Ethan have shared their airy flat in San Francisco with guests from around the world.
Friday Finds 3.25.11
On the Friday Find plate today: the best damn journalism want ad ever, precocious tots tackling the most serious of nighttime...