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Rooms with 'good bones': Edith Wharton's design legacy

Edith Wharton, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author famous for novels set in the late 19th century, also wrote an influential book on interior design, …

Wharton School

Cosy corners and muted colours make house by Norm Architects the "epitome of hygge"

This family home in Norway by Danish practice Norm Architects is filled with cosy nooks and open living areas lined with generous windows, which look …

This Japanese Photographer’s House Is a Minimalist’s Dream

FORM/Kouichi Kimura Architects has built the ultimate minimalist dream house in Shiga, Japan.<p>Made specifically for a photographer, the house comes …

Architecture

Sea Bright House by Jeff Jordan Architects overlooks the Jersey Shore

This beachfront house designed by Jeff Jordan Architects for a Manhattan-based couple comprises boxy, cedar-clad volumes that create expansive …

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The Cabin in the Pines - The Plus Paper

<b>Bold Minimalist Architecture Unites Generations of Projects in This Family Home</b><p>Award-winning Valencian architecture and design studio Fran <b>Silvestre</b> …

London brick house built atop an old prison is a hidden jewel

Gorgeous!<p>It may be a little hard to find this brick home, so much so that the architects named it the “Hidden House.” Nestled among historic buildings in London’s Clerkenwell neighborhood, this dwelling sits atop a former 19th-century Victorian prison vault.<p>Designed by local practice Coffey …

Sacramento Modern Residence: Inspired by the Classic Eichler Charm!

Replacing an existing ranch home in Orangevale, the <b>Sacramento Modern Residence</b> borrows of midcentury aesthetics while embracing modern ergonomics and …

Interior Design

Bringing 30 years of residential real estate experience this mother/son duo rank in the top 3% of all Marin County realtors. Their combined experience places th

Built in 1962 by acclaimed architect Daniel Liebermann<p>Constructed entirely of old-growth redwood and glass<p>Main house features a 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath …

Tranquil midcentury post and beam in Fryman Canyon asks $4.85M

Great bones with contemporary updates<p>This 1951 post and beam has classic lines and midcentury style on the outside, but updated finishes and a downright contemporary look on the inside. With its huge glass windows and neutral exterior, the dwelling blends into a landscaped half-acre lot in Studio …

Unique asymmetrical home in the Netherlands takes a novel approach to sustainability

1/18<p>House as a Rock by Global Architects<p>Dutch firm Global Architects completed a modern dream villa that breaks from the traditional gabled …

Architecture

bracket design studio completes concrete villa 131

<b>iranian architect s</b><b>hervin hosseini of bracket design studio has recently completed the concrete-cast villa 131 in urban isfahan, iran.</b> the city …

Landscape Photography

Quest House

Located in the English countryside, the Quest House is a spectacular minimalist residence designed by Strom Architects. Built in a picturesque wooded …

Wrapped in Wood: Modern Remodel of Double Gable Eichler Home

Revamping a classic Eichler home is always a challenge both in terms of design efficiency and aesthetics. Yet over the last few years, we have not …

Dining Rooms

Free Online Architecture Courses From World-Class Universitites

Thinking of continuing your studies but don't want to start a master's or a doctorate just yet? Around the world, short-term courses taken remotely …

Faceted Classification

How Climate Change Makes Bioconservatism the Most Relevant Ideology

(Image: Pixabay)<p>The parallels between the computer models of climate scientists and what is happening in everyday experience around the world — …

Here’s why Microsoft is suing the feds

REDMOND, Wash. — Companies often try to steer clear of conflicts with the government. But Microsoft Corp. MSFT, -0.67% is picking fights with the …

San Francisco

In Chicago, Sanders supporters commiserate — and plot their next moves

By David Weigel<p>, Reporter<p>CHICAGO — It was dinnertime on the first evening of the People’s Summit, and Erin Stewart and Maureen Cruise were arguing about the future of democracy. Stewart, a Seattle-area supporter of Bernie Sanders, was excited about a new online list of “Berniecrats” to support down …

Stanford Professor's Unusual Prefab Home Is Made of Steel

This green prefab abode, which took only weeks to build, is make of steel and uses soy-based foam for insulation<p>In the best way possible, Stanford professor Mark Jacobson‘s new house is like a giant Erector Set, snapped together in less than a week on an irregular, pie-shaped lot near the …

Why Talented Black and Hispanic Students Can Go Undiscovered

Public schools are increasingly filled with black and Hispanic students, but the children identified as “gifted” in those schools are overwhelmingly white and Asian.<p>The numbers are startling. Black third graders are half as likely as whites to be included in programs for the gifted, and the deficit …

Scientists have found a way to recycle sunlight, and it could cause a solar-power revolution

The world of solar cells could be on the cusp of a revolution, as researchers seek to boost efficiency by harnessing the power to recycle light.<p>A new study, published Thursday in the journal Science, considers the properties of hybrid lead halide perovskites, a group of materials already making …

Clean Energy

Tatami mats create gridded layout for Kenrak Tokmoto's Inari House

Traditional Japanese floor mats define the proportions of this house in Niigata, designed by Tokmoto Architectures Room as a strict grid of squares …

Dining Rooms

Apple to tell judge in San Bernardino case: Congress must decide

Apple will tell a federal judge this week in legal papers that its fight with the FBI over accessing a locked and encrypted iPhone should be kicked …

Beautiful Houses: House Mouton

Today we will show you a beautiful house in South Africa, a project by Earthworld Architects. The architects made a great job while designing this …

Architizer

Articles about 9 things you didn’t know about frank lloyd wright on Dwell.com - Dwell

Unrealized projects and incredible sketches from the master architect.<p>Clowns, churches, and an aquarium: Find out how far the boundless curiosity of Ray and Charles Eames stretched.<p>You’ve heard the term thrown around, but what does it actually mean, and where in the world is Usonia?<p>Fritz Hansen …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Articles about indoor outdoor home midcentury master gets faithful update on Dwell.com - Dwell

More than ever, this renovated Eichler in Palo Alto, California, brings the outside in.<p>These midcentury modern homes showcase the design of Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles Gwathmey, Willis & Lillian Leenhouts, and more.<p>And it has a legendary jazz club, too.<p>A relaxed interior and radical roof make a …

Frank Lloyd Wright

New Laser-Cut Wood Illustrations by Martin Tomsky | Colossal

<p>Inspired by the relics of his parents’ past as Czech publishers and book smugglers, Martin Tomsky (previously) produces laser-cut illustrations that …