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Tree House in Austin, Texas by Miró Rivera Architects

Sophisticated Architecture Design.<p>It’s time for another outstanding architecture project. This time I want to present you the sophisticated …

Architecture

Facebook Timeline Designer Releases An App For Measuring Your Whole Life

Nicholas Felton, the design guru behind the Facebook Timeline, has released an app for quantifying anything in your life.<p>You may know Nicholas Felton best as the creator of the Facebook Timeline. But the reason he even got <i>that</i> job was his cultishly popular Feltron Report, an annual, infographical …

Inside The Mind Of Art Spiegelman, The Creator Of “Maus”

A new exhibition offers a rare glimpse into the creative process behind this masterful comic artist.<p>In 1972, artist Art Spiegelman spent four days interviewing his father, Vladek, about his experiences in Nazi-occupied Poland and then at Auschwitz. Over the course of thirteen years, Spiegelman …

Just Clamp It With the Clamp Lamp

Designer Ola Giertz recently created the ClampLamp for Swedish lighting brand, Oriva. As suggested by its name, the lamp is modeled after a clamp and …

CES 2014: A Portable Battery That Can Charge A Phone...And Jump Start A Car

Your new roadtrip companion<p>Amidst the never-ending phone accessories at CES, this one stood out: A portable battery that can charge your phone AND jumpstart your car. The PowerAll is a rechargeable 12000-mAh battery with two USB ports (it holds roughly six charges for a smartphone) and a built-in …

CES 2014: Liquipel-Treated Clothes Can't Get Wet [Video]

Your suede is saved!<p>Now that Liquipel has saved our phones (and apparently earbuds and Jamboxes) from watery deaths, they're out to save your wardrobe, too. At CES this year, the company is announcing that its water (and muck) repelling treatment is coming to fabrics. They're working with labels to …

CES

Northern Lights to Illuminate Sky Tonight

If you’ve been shivering through frigid temperatures and biting-cold wind in recent days, the skies might just have a treat for you tonight.<p>A strong …

Articles about small space living lifeedited on Dwell.com - Dwell

For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>You’ve known you were destined to dwell in outer space ever since you first …

Small Spaces

Articles about 10 smart small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

Small Spaces

Articles about magic mountain on Dwell.com - Dwell

Design Platform revamps a mid-century gem that will last a lifetime.<p>Architecture firm _naturehumaine designs a dream hideaway in eastern Quebec.<p>A San Diego architect creates a bold, energy-efficient complement to the Western landscape.<p>After World War II, Chicago’s design elite flocked to Aspen for …

Architecture

Articles about barns ennobled on Dwell.com - Dwell

Edgar Lyall, a television writer, and Elizabeth Wise, a Lifetime network executive, bought a 1,000-square-foot 1941 prewar...<p>The Balancing Barn by the Dutch design stars MVRDV has gotten a fair bit of play around the web, but little does it better...<p>A New England barn is wired to provide power and …

Architecture

Articles about striking angular cottage connecticut on Dwell.com - Dwell

What happens when the guest house becomes home? Retired couple Suzanne and Brooks Kelley found out when a pair of brainy New...<p>In Guilford, Connecticut, residents Suzanne and Brooks Kelley furnished the glass-walled living room of their cottage with an...<p>A simple cabin on the banks of Lake Erie …

Architecture

Articles about sustainable glass house sonoma on Dwell.com - Dwell

Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the architecture, design, and art worlds to the Johnson-designed...<p>Take a tour through Chicago's first Passive House built by Brandon Weiss of Weiss Building and Development LLC, with the help of...<p>Designed by Roy O. Allen, the …

Articles about village people on Dwell.com - Dwell

Amidst the pedestrian-friendly maze of leafy streets in New York City’s West Village, LOT-EK, a firm whose designs focus on the...<p>Since the dawn of e-commerce, many businesses have been liberated from the steep costs of renting retail space and paying...<p>Civic leaders in Oakland, California, have …

Articles about it house joshua tree on Dwell.com - Dwell

The iT House brings together raw industrial aesthetics with the tactics of green design to forge a new home in the sunbaked wilds...<p>The wooden structure next to Laurie and Peter Stubbs' house outside Baltimore is made out of trees and is nestled in the woods...<p>Sitting on an enormous 45-acre lot, …

Los Angeles

Articles about renovated farmhouse northern italy on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple in northern Italy trade a cramped flat for a renovated farmhouse in the country.<p>Cerebral architect Matali Crasset turns a stone farmhouse into a flexible, open environment for a Parisian jewelry designer and...<p>A design team builds a minimalist abode with curving interior walls on the site …

Northern Italy

Articles about clifftop house angled roof maui on Dwell.com - Dwell

With an angled roof designed to resemble the surrounding cliffs, a house in Maui, Hawaii, is built to meld with the landscape.<p>Folding Roof House by Ashida Architect &...<p>With a simple brick house on a tiny lot, an Australian architect shows that style needn't be fussy or expensive.<p>Built with …

Architecture

Articles about charming weekend cottage renovation marin on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Bay Area landscape designer works her yard like a jigsaw puzzle, packing a bevy of distinctive destinations into a steep and...<p>A sagging ranch house is reborn as a spacious cabin with a soaring roof in Harbert, Michigan.<p>Niche modern crystal entryway lights to refresh a dated but charming family …

Articles about glowing box home japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple creates a striking modern home designed around an ancient Japanese principle.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Architect Gert Wingårdh creates a passionately outfitted vacation home for two midcentury furniture dealers on the …

São Paulo

Man Builds Home for $11,000 Using Local Found Materials

Kayaking instructor and boatbuilder Brian Schulz embarked on an ambitious construction project that took him about a year and a half to complete. The end result is a beautiful home in the woods that cost only $11,000! Inspired by Japanese architecture, the <i>Japanese Forest House</i> (as Schulz aptly …

Infographic: Where Do People Live The Longest?

When the grim reaper comes for you has a lot to do with where you’re born.<p>Everyone dies, but depending on which country you live in, you could die significantly sooner compared with people born in other countries. That’s the takeaway from this simple but striking infographic by Omani designer …

Roxy Torres’ hand-lettered envelopes make an amazing first impression - The Fox Is Black

In the competitive field of design catching the attention of potential employers is crucial. Freelance designer Roxy Torres caught the attention of …

Typography Mania #218

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submited by our users at …

Sexy Hollywood Bath

How about a sexy soak in a tub that has all the glitz and glam of Hollywood? The Xiuxi Bathtub has air injection device at the bottom that puts forth …

Lamps with a Knitted Shade by Ariel Zuckerman

Tel Aviv-based designer Ariel Zuckerman created a series of light fixtures that combine technology with tradition. Born from a collaboration with …

Urban Matter's 'Silent Lights' Turns New York City Traffic Noise Into Color

Trying to find some sort of beauty in the noisy traffic of a busy city street probably isn't your first thought as you're walking down an …

A Free Google Calendar Tool to Meet your Workflow Deadlines

I am a serial procrastinator, I will do it tomorrow is a common theme. However my goal this year is to meet my deadlines! Nothing is more …

Google Calendar

The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Time-Lapse Video

In this article, we’re going to help you to create your very own time-lapse video.<p>What is Time-Lapse?<p>Time-Lapse photography is a way of recording a …

Videography