Kendra Chong

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Artist Creates Delicious Smoothie Blends to Match Pantone Color Swatches

Recently, art director Hedvig Astrom Kushner embarked on a deliciously colorful project. "I make a lot of smoothies and discovered it works like mixing paint," she told us in an email. Playing with this idea of smoothies as paint, Kushner found that adding a strawberry would yield a bright pink …

Breakfast

These Crystal Sheets Change Color When Layered Over Each Other

For a visual primer on how crystals refract light, look no further than the cover for <i>Dark Side of the Moon</i>. When light enters the prism, it slows down to different wavelengths and different colors emerge from the opposite side. Designers Thomas Vailly and Laura Lynn Jansen harnessed this natural …

Scotland

Loft Conversion in Amsterdam Groups Small Houses Inside a House

Located in an old harbor canteen on Amsterdam’s artificial island KNSM, this interesting <b>House Like Village</b> is a loft conversion designed by Marc …

Can You Design Innovation?

Innovation districts are popping up all over the country. But will they work?<p>Picture a gleaming building wrapped around an expansive tree-filled courtyard. All the walls are glass so you can see what’s happening in the ground-level retail and open-plan offices on the upper floors. In lieu of …

Urban Design

Articles about 27 pools dive on Dwell.com - Dwell

At first, boatbuilder turned furniture designer may sound odd, but as you think about it, it makes more and more sense.<p>As one of today’s most sought after designers, Patricia Urquiola has produced a wide range of work that boasts experimentation...<p>Take a splash in this inspiring collection of …

Santa Monica

How an artificial 'Reef' in London was designed with nature's help

For architect Michael Pawlyn, biology isn't just inspiration -- it informs every stage of his design process. Drawing from nature, he tells The …

Design

Articles about 5 island retreats accessible only boat on Dwell.com - Dwell

From this space-age looking pod on the coast of Scotland, to a high-end resort on the beach in the Bahamas, these romantic...<p>Vancouver-based Hinterland Design assembles a small team of craftsmen to build and finish this modern Valdes Island hideaway in...<p>In New York’s Nassau County, a …

Nassau County

Articles about 5 stunning homes american mountain west on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>After World War II, Chicago’s design elite flocked to Aspen for ski and summer holidays, galvanizing the then-sleepy alpine...<p>The modern bedroom is a personal place that reflects your style and offers respite at the …

Home Tours

Enter The Matrix! This iPad App Lets You “See” Wi-Fi Signals

A new exhibition by Richard Vijgen reveals the invisible architecture of radio waves, all around us.<p>The invisible world around us pulses with radio waves, an electromagnetic tide that washes over everything. If you could see it, everything around us would ripple with information, like dropping a …

Wi-Fi

Articles about 12 ways literally live large on Dwell.com - Dwell

These easy, effective ways to improve your rented home can be tackled in less than a day—and are budget-friendly to boot.<p>Open floor plans, high ceilings, expansive large windows—is there anything not to love about loft style...<p>With clever storage and a retractable skylight, a London apartment feels …

Real Estate

Gorgeous Glass-Covered Gambier House Offers Stunning Views with Minimal Environmental Impact

1/7<p>mcfarlane green biggar Gambier House<p>A modern cabin in the woods by Mcfarlane Green Biggar Architecture + Design (MGB) cantilevers over a cliff’s …

Architecture

Port Ludlow Residence is a Modern & Simple Green Home on Puget Sound

1/10<p>Port Ludlow Residence-FINNE Architects<p>The Port Ludlow Residence is a compact home located on a wooded waterfront property in Hood Canal on the …

Architecture

Articles about 8 homes striking layouts on Dwell.com - Dwell

Taking a calculated turn from tradition, two Czech architects designed a modern rendition of a classic Bohemian home, powered by...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers …

Architecture

Photographer's Unconventional Self-Portraits Highlight Intriguing Architecture in Urban Spaces

In her <i>Urban Self-Portrait</i> series, Anna di Prospero photographs herself against the backdrop of towering, irregular architectural forms in the middle of sprawling cities. Stretching out on the ground, twisting her body into emotive contortions, or caught in startling states of undress, the Italian …

Photography