This Hive Makes Visitors a Part of the Swarm
London’s Kew Gardens welcomes a sound and art installation that captures the vital role of bees in global ecosystems.
Easter Island's Visitor's Center
You can't get much farther away than Easter Island, a volcanic island in the Pacific Ocean at the southeasternmost…
At Ground Zero Bedrock, the 9/11 Museum Prepares for Visitors
The architects and exhibition designers behind the National September 11 Memorial Museum offer a behind-the-scenes look…
Bold House Doubles as a British Town's Welcome Sign
This prefabricated dwelling is the first thing visitors see upon entering Lewes, East Sussex.
Muuto's Sophisticated Copenhagen Office is All About Transparency
The Danish design brand's new headquarters blurs the line between office and showroom, inviting visitors to draw…
Parsons Students Transform an Aging Rec Center
A team of architecture students overhauls a recreation center in Manhattan, creating a year-round facility with ample…
Surrealist Architecture: Synagogue de Delme in France
Sculpture meets architecture in the surrealist facade of the Synagogue de Delme visitors center in northeastern France.
Out of the Valley Cabin
A perfect destination for visitors to Devon, England who love the environment and seek serene, natural surroundings, as…
This Wisconsin Hotel Suite Conjures the Best of Summer Camp—Hold the Bug Spray
In collaboration with children's brand Land of Nod and "adult summer camp" Camp Wandawega, Graduate Hotels introduces a…
Bed, Beer, and Breakfast: Hotel Emma
Former set designers Roman and Williams remodeled the glorieous Pearl Brewery into a 146 room luxury hotel that invites…
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Pretty Loaded is an online museum of "preloaders," those animated countdowns that inform visitors that their…
Gimme Shelter
Earlier this month, the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education opened their Gimme Shelter exhibition, featuring…
Renowned Graphic Designer Michael Bierut Gets His First Retrospective
Unlike architecture, graphic design has only moments to communicate information, emotion, and intention. Through…
MOS Throws an "Afterparty"
The winner of the 2009 MoMA/P.S.1 Young Architects Program has opened in the P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center courtyard in…
House Keeper
Today the Iconic Houses website, a new resource for travelers and fans of 20th-century houses, goes live. With its…
Are You Looking For The Best Canopies?
Your next trip to the shoreline or terrace gathering ought to be an impact, but only after getting to know about how…
The New Old Commodore Hotel
The Commodore Hotel in Astoria, Oregon (population 10,000) is not exactly conveniently located, tucked away near the…
Q&A With 9/11 Memorial Architect Michael Arad
In honor of the 15th anniversary of 9/11, we're looking back when Dwell had the pleasure of touring the World Trade…
Garden Pavilion, Seattle
When the Zimmerman family settled in Seattle, Washington, in the late 1990s they bought a 1,100-square-foot Craftsman…
Events This Weekend: 10.16-10.18
I’m in Buffalo this week visiting friends and family—and getting the chance to check out the new visitors’ center at…