When we were researching a visit to Kyoto we found Inside Kyoto to be an invaluable resource. It’s run by Chris Rowthorn, an American who has been in Kyoto for more than 20 years. Rowthorn is also the
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron walks us through Dwell's November 2016 issue. From city apartments to vacation rentals and boutique hotels, a daring and creative use of colorful paint, textiles, other...
With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers. Countries in the Mediterranean enjoy wonderful warm summers and mild winters, making it a perfect
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Guest artist Chuck Close brought 20 Hollywood luminaries into his studio for a photo shoot with unusual and strict rules. He talks to us about how he gets everyone comfortable, even without a hair and
“Inspiration is for amateurs — the rest of us just show up and get to work.” Questions of why creators create, how they structure their days, and where they look for inspiration hold a strange kind of
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Photo: Courtesy of Pace Gallery For over 40 years Chuck Close has been painting abstract interpretations of the human face with the precision of a still life. His work is a decomposition—breaking each