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See How Sliding-Glass Pavilions Transformed a Renovated Melbourne Home

B.E. Architecture unifies new and old in a Melbourne residence, honoring the existing structure while introducing flexible glass pavilions.<p>In their approach to renovating and adding an extension to Hopetoun Road Residence, B.E. Architecture sought to first "retain the existing structure as an …

Architecture

An intimate view of the 'super parents' of chronically ill children

<b>(CNN) —</b> Fifteen-year-old Savitri Yami Baker loves to belt a tune.<p>"They can hear her from three houses away," Savitri's 26-year-old sister, Victoria Ajene, jokes.<p>This comes as a surprise, as Savitri often has challenges breathing when she speaks. The Clovis, California, girl has the neurological …

Parenting

Articles about three unique homes fit under one roof extended family queens on Dwell.com - Dwell

O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the family member occupying...<p>Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily structure on a formerly vacant lot.<p>Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily …

Articles about 19th century livework factory new york on Dwell.com - Dwell

Historic details and modern interventions commune in two bathrooms in a renovated West Village town house.<p>If you are in New York City this week or next, stop by Brookfield Place in the World Financial Center Complex to celebrate design...<p>"Most architecture in any age is crap, and today’s crap isn’t …

New York City

Articles about flower bulb factory transformed gorgeous home on Dwell.com - Dwell

A former flower bulb warehouse becomes a bright home fit for large-scale gatherings.<p>It's almost Valentine's day, which means flowers sales are going to go through the roof.<p>It has been around for a while, the concept of transferring images from a digital photo file to the surface of an everyday...<p>A …

Architecture

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Home Tours

Articles about light filled renovation brings cohesion san francisco home on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>The stately Tudor Revival-style manor in Pacific Heights was the home of the British consul general and site of a formal...<p>In an unusual collaboration among birds, wind, and one of San …

San Francisco

Articles about renovation near sydney opens home lush garden on Dwell.com - Dwell

A modern addition in Annandale strengthens a home's connection to the outdoors and enhances natural light.<p>A new home in Australia raises the question: Is it possible to produce much of your own food and energy while living near the...<p>Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from …

Architecture

Articles about 6 compact living situations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the often "disappointing and...<p>In the face of often pessimistic news screens about leaking oil pipelines, …

Logging

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A modern dwelling by Brazilian design firm Atria cohesively embraces simplicity and abstraction.<p>A modern home in Finland revolves around three pillars of traditional family life: the kitchen, the fireplace, and the sauna.<p>An 1885 house in Montreal dips a little into its backyard for spare …

Architecture

Articles about corbusier inspired parisian home on Dwell.com - Dwell

An American architect in Paris experiments with Corbusian perceptions of interior and exterior space.<p>Paris, also known as "The City of Light", is a breathtaking city.<p>When Shevi Loewinger first left Tel Aviv for San Francisco seven years ago, she landed in the Bay Area with the eager...<p>We have all …

Architecture

Articles about undivided intentions on Dwell.com - Dwell

The late architect David Boone was always one to take his work home with him—he just kept it in the home’s office.<p>New York mainstay Miya Shoji continues to hone the art of Japanese screen-making.<p>Whenever Jay and Melissa of Serrao Design/Architecture are tasked with transforming an older home, they …

Curvy

Articles about best brownstones dwell on Dwell.com - Dwell

America’s largest design event celebrates its most successful year yet.<p>One of the best aspects of living in a high-rise in the middle of the city is the spectacular view you may be able to enjoy.<p>At first glance, one may never guess this tasteful abode dates all the way back to the nineteenth …

Architecture

Articles about modern lakeside retreat stripped down basics on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two Washington, D.C.–based writers balance life in the city with a low-key vacation spot.<p>Million dollar lake views play nicely with a modest, down-to-earth aesthetic.<p>After a devastating fire, architect David Salmela designs a house to replace a beloved lakeside retreat in Wisconsin.<p>A Martha’s …

Architecture

Articles about rural home holland harbor on Dwell.com - Dwell

Inspired by her natural surroundings, a Dutch felt artist intuitively crafts a home on a northern Holland harbor.<p>Smitten from the start with a 1970s concrete villa in rural Belgium, a resident and her designer embark on a sensitive renovation...<p>Beautiful things can come in small packages.<p>For this …

Design

Articles about 6 ways use gold accents kitchen on Dwell.com - Dwell

Upgrading a kitchen is seldom a cheap endeavor, but you can save yourself a pretty penny by following these tips.<p>Last week, we saw 15 modern homes with black exteriors.<p>This week's top 5 homes focus on the beautiful design element, wood.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you …

Kitchens

Articles about family style on Dwell.com - Dwell

When a Japanese couple asked architects Takaharu and Yui Tezuka to design a small home that would evoke the Italian love of food,...<p>In Oakland, California, two designers transformed a 100-year-old barn into a (very) cozy home of their own by redefining the...<p>A stylish sconce nightlight for …

Architecture

Articles about raising level and getting new roof basic bungalow becomes modern gem on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tucked away in a quiet residential neighborhood of Buffalo, New York, is a new player on the local scene that has become the...<p>There's something fascinating that happens when creative types are placed in a new geographical context.<p>In need of new accommodations for its campers, Wildwood State Park …

Luxury Lifestyle

Articles about 15 kitchens waterfall counters on Dwell.com - Dwell

Creating a better kitchen means being smart about its design and implementation and these tips are here to help.<p>The kitchen is the heart of your home—so choose a counter that works for your lifestyle and gets the job done the way you want.<p>Today—Monday, October 13—is the final day Olafur Eliasson's …

Kitchens

Articles about 6 whimsical kids rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designing kids rooms can be fun, but it’s always challenging.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the often "disappointing and...<p>In the face of …

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Articles about most popular homes 2014 city living on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, Ahmad Djuhara is on a one-man crusade to blow away the conservative cobwebs of the city’s...<p>Making the most of an overlooked lot, this modern home rises over the surrounding neighborhood to capture snowcapped views.<p>You’ve known you were destined to dwell in …

Real Estate

Articles about how optimize acoustics home on Dwell.com - Dwell

We spoke with architect Eric Cobb about the process behind building a floating home.<p>For centuries, crystals have been used in homes to ward off negative feelings, encourage prosperity, improve sleep and create...<p>A forward-thinking group home in the 20th arrondissement channels a midcentury …

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Looking back at Yan Nascimbene’s beautiful and deceptively simple illustrations - The Fox Is Black

Looking back over the year one of my favorite discoveries has been the work of French-Italian artist and writer Yan Nascimbene. Sadly I only …