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Courtyard House / FIGR Architecture & Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Courtyard House is a nod to the tradition of the Italian Palazzo and Australian courtyard house, …

Articles about sustainably built weekend home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Stylish, spacious, and self-sustaining, the Hill Country House ticks all the right boxes for progressive modern living.<p>Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique and energy-efficient homes in the greater Minneapolis area.<p>For this rural Ontario home, building sustainably was …

Energy Efficiency

Archilovers

Tibetan Monks Painstakingly Create Incredible Mandalas Using Millions of Grains of Sand

Imagine the amount of patience that's required to create such highly detailed art such as this! To promote healing and world peace, a group of Tibetan Buddhist monks, from the Drepung Loseling Monastery in India, travel the world creating incredible mandalas using millions of grains of sand. For …

Spirituality

Sunken house by De Matos Ryan nestles in a secret garden

This house in London by local studio De Matos Ryan sits within a sunken courtyard, surrounded by a secret flower garden (+ slideshow).<p>De Matos Ryan …

Cantilevered Two Hulls House Overlooking the Sea in Nova Scotia, Canada

<b>Two Hulls</b> is one of the many fascinating detached houses, floating above the sandy beach, designed by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects in Nova …

Passive Houses: 13 Reasons Why the Future Will Be Dominated by this New Pioneering Trend

If you don’t know what a ‘Passive House’ is you’re in good company, most people haven’t. Passive Houses are essentially buildings which use very …

New-Build Penthouse in London Exuding Spontaneity and Colour

We’ve spotted an interesting penthouse in London (we’re more than sure that you will totally love it), located in a historic Edwardian building, near …

Click Clack Hotel: The Modern Place to Stay When in Bogota, Colombia

If you’re looking for a sophisticated place to stay while visiting the city of Bogota (in Colombia), <b>Click Clack Hotel</b> might be just the friendliest …

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 7 dining room design ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

For their weekend home in Sharon, Connecticut, architect Lynn Gaffney and her husband, Bill Backus, filled their natural wood...<p>This dinner guest is always invited, but doesn’t eat or drink, and never joins the conversation.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way …

Physical Therapist´s Practice Merged With Modern Home in Austria

<b>ma hoRe Architects</b> completed the design and development <b>muk Residence</b>, an original housing project in Saalfelden, Salzburg, Austria. The primal need …

White Residence in Spain Incorporating Modern Volumes by LADAA Studio

With a neat, all-white exterior, the Time House designed by LADAA, in Vilamarxant, Valencia, Spain is the perfect place to live in. Bright, spacious, …

Articles about 6 homes fit chefs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>The refrigerator in your kitchen may be humming a pricey song—to the tune of hundreds of dollars and thousands of kilowatts a...<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of …

Top Chef

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Fish market in Bergen / Eder Biesel Arkitekter

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Bergen´s fish market has had a long and important presence in Bergen. As a lively market place it is …

Architecture

The Fifth Floor Swimming Pool: An Excellent Addition To A New Home In Tel Aviv

Imagine yourself rocking the world, enjoying the skyline of a super crowded town, filled with skyscrapers, from the intimacy of your fifth floor …

Restaurant "Odessa" / YOD Design Lab

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Kyiv people have known the “Odessa” Restaurant since 1962. But the new time demands new rules. And today …

Odessa

Bold Cosmopolitan House In Istanbul

The S House in Istanbul has a contemporary interior design with a natural twist and was done by designer Tanju Ozelgin. Ozelgin had the challenge of …

Aguas Claras House / Ramon Coz + Benjamin Ortiz

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is inserted in the terrain taking advantage of the panoramic views and topography.<p>A …

Architecture

Articles about top dror on Dwell.com - Dwell

Industrial designer Dror Benshetrit’s new building system, QuaDror, can be applied to make just about anything from...<p>Back again in Milan this year is the ever-present Dror Benshetrit,who wowed us in years past with his Peacock Chair for Capellini...<p>Dror Benshetrit has developed a name for himself …

Los Angeles

Medieval Meets Modern in Catalonia

Medieval meets modern in Alemanys 5, a project in Girona’s historical quarter by architect Anna Noguera. Noguera and her husband originally purchased …

Rammed Earth Modern House by Brent Kendle

Kendle Design Collaborative have designed a rammed earth house in Paradise Valley, Arizona.<p>Description<p>A modest single story hillside home designed …

Asos Headquarters by MoreySmith

British studio MoreySmith delved into the archives of online fashion retailer Asos for textiles patterns to use while refurbishing the brand's London …

MIY / NI&Co. Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This building that has 5 shops is located on the central of Nagoya, in Japan. The percentage of shops …

Architecture