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Designer Jennifer Siegal pushes the boundaries of modular housing at her Venice abode.<p>When nature laid down a boulder of a design challenge in the Massachusetts mountains, an architect’s solution elevated the...<p>Nestled quietly on a bluff amidst flat farmlands and late-1800s German heritage is the …

Architecture

See Differently

Your best art is right in front of you. You needn't travel thousands of miles or have studied formally to find it. It's in the simple movements and …

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Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Whether your bookcase spans an entire wall or exists solely on your nightstand, where you …

Storage Ideas

10 Favorites: The Art of the Art Wall

Like us, do you have frames propped here and there waiting to be hung? Meet your inspiration: the salon-style art wall. Here are 10 favorite examples …

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Historic mosaic tiles inspired this modern renovation by Anna and Eugeni Bach.<p>The aesthetic of mid-19th century retail establishments still holds relevance.<p>Two formerly separate levels are linked and combined into a double-height volume in this 1,464-square-foot apartment in...<p>In the historic …

Modernism

How Hokusai’s ‘The Great Wave’ Went Viral

‘The Great Wave’ takes a starring role at the MFA Boston April 5<p>“The Great Wave,” Katsushika Hokusai’s woodblock print from the early 1830s, may be the most famous artwork in Japanese history, and its popularity isn’t cresting anytime soon.<p>The image of a wave towering over Mount Fuji is the subject …

Art

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The iconic, and slightly atomic, form of the shiny silver Airstream is embedded in our cultural and design milieu.<p>2017 is promising to be an exciting year.<p>Bucky’s focus on innovation and efficiency willed a more enlightened, expansive future into existence.<p>This godfather of industrial design …

Fabrication

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Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, …

São Paulo

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Permanent connection between nature and...<p>Nautical nods ground a weekend retreat in its surroundings on the shores of Table Rock Lake.<p>People blog about just about everything, so why not the massive undertaking of building your house? More and more, we're coming...<p>In our latest Backstory series, …

Great Lakes

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

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What’s the future of office design? We investigate how start-up culture is influencing everything from corporate campuses to...<p>Corporate offices don’t have to be all work and no style.<p>With more and more people beginning to telecommute and work remotely from home, the home office is getting more …

Home Offices

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Moleskine is debuting a new white notebook today in its online store.<p>For book enthusiasts who are up to their eyeballs in books, there are tons of great modern systems for storing them, some that...<p>Founded in 2004, Minnesota-based Hive Modular creates affordable high-end prefab homes that minimize …

Frank Lloyd Wright

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How do you make a Brooklyn brownstone more sustainable? First, get rid of the brownstone.<p>Twenty-nine years after Robert Moses’s death, the mixed legacy of New York’s über–urban planner remains inescapable.<p>A family enlists Brooklyn design-build firm MADE to renovate a brownstone using surplus and …

San Francisco

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Last week, we saw 15 modern homes with black exteriors.<p>Color has a unique way of transforming a space when used creatively to draw attention or capture a mood.<p>If you're aiming to live a minimalist lifestyle, hidden storage is an absolute must.<p>Print quarterly, website, and online marketplace …

Art Deco

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Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>From small workshops to home studios, we herald a group of American makers.<p>Humble in size but big on seaside views and low-key vibes, the beach bungalow is a classic staple of …

Architecture

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Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

Top 10

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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 prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an affordable price.<p>Technology giants like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Apple are all vying …

Hygge

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Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, these eight vacuum cleaners are here to help you eliminate even...<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.<p>For book enthusiasts who are up to their eyeballs in books, …

Pacific Ocean

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In our long history of construction, paneling has run the gamut from ornate boiserie to simple sheets of plywood.<p>Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, these eight vacuum cleaners are here to help you eliminate even...<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need …

Prefab Homes

The 9 Greatest Pumpkin Recipes

You spot a flash of orange out of the corner of your eye. There it is again! Either you really wanta Fanta, you're being followed by a rogue basketball team or...it's fall! You're finally allowed to buy the tiny, adorable day-glo-orange pumpkins from the grocery store and arrange them on your …

Cameron Brooks's Photography Project Shows Hawaii Like It's Never Been Seen Before

It's been said that helicopter pilots in Hawaii have one of the best gigs going. The same could be said of photographers in Hawaii. So, what happens when you combine the two?<p>Pure awesomeness.<p>Cameron Brooks is a professional photographer who does most of his work in a helicopter, thus capturing some …

Top 25 Islands in the World (Photos)

There’s only one way to avoid the quickly approaching winter: plan a luxurious—and warm—island vacation. See the 25 top picks for where to soak up …

Shrine views

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Stephen Shoup is the kind of person to see potential in things that others might miss.<p>The popular myth claims that cats have nine lives—well, what about a well-worn plank of...<p>Want to add a pop of color to your kitchen backsplash or redesign your shower with a cool pattern? Well, we have a solution …

San Francisco

Secrets of the Maya Otherworld

<b>On the edge of a small cornfield near the ruined Maya city of Chichén Itzá, in the sparse shade of</b> a tropical tree, a voice ricochets wildly up the mouth of a well. <i>“¡Lo vi! ¡Lo vi!”</i> the shout proclaims. “I saw it, I saw it!” <i>“¡Sí, es verdad!</i> Yes, it’s true!”<p>Leaning over the mouth of the well, …

This Ancient Japanese City Can Only Be Appreciated Through Cat Pictures

Three years ago, wooden toy wholesaler Yutaka Katayama picked up a camera and started taking pictures of ordinary life in Kyōto, Japan. Since then photography has become an obsession.<p>"It's my life's work," he wrote over email.<p>Katayama has taken thousands of pictures of the legendary ancient city …

Japan

National Geographic Travel

The Happiest Country in the World

So far, I’ve been to about ten countries that each claim to be the happiest country on Earth.<p>In Iceland, in Denmark, in Holland, even in India once, someone pulled me aside to claim that their country is the happiest. I never disagree; I just simply ask, “How do you know?”<p>I’ve taken enough Stats …