Kirby Bourke

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Josh Sperling’s Sculptural Paintings

Josh Sperling’s work is the kind of art that makes you pause and try to figure out how it’s made. It also inspires all kinds of ideas as to what each …

A Modern Courtyard House in Phoenix

In the Willo Historic District of midtown Phoenix, Arizona, The Ranch Mine designed a modern infill house that “both embraces and escapes the sun and …

Collar Brings Back the Ritual of Coffee Brewing

These days, it’s really easy to pop into our corner coffee shop to get a cup of coffee, but that’s not always convenient or cost effective. Plus, the …

A Dream-Worthy Treehouse in Portugal

If you were lucky enough to have a treehouse when you were little, I’m jealous. If you were lucky enough to have a treehouse like this one, I’m …

A Minimalist Collection of Furniture Inspired by the Line

Álvaro Díaz Hernández designed a collection of minimalist furniture that was inspired by nothing more than a simple line. Each piece in the Wire …

What if Charles Eames, Buckminster Fuller, and Sam Maloof were Surfing Buddies?

That’s the way designer and artist Eric Trine describes his work. Recently, he recruited design studio Civilization to help with a rebrand, and …

A Cabinet to Hold 2 Turntables (& a Microphone) + Your Vinyl

While the Selectors Cabinet was made for DJs, it could also work to house your own home audio equipment. Designed by Studio Rik ten Velden, the …

Wooden home by Yoshichika Takagi features attic bedrooms and a translucent sunroom

Corrugated plastic surrounds a sunroom at one end of this timber-framed residence by Japanese architect Yoshichika Takagi, which also features a pair …

DeBossa installs split-level timber pavilion in the grounds of a Dutch mansion

DeBossa Architects designed this timber pavilion to offer residents of a historic house in the Netherlands a sheltered outdoor space with views of …

Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop's kindergarten is designed as a large set of steps

Tokyo studio Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop created stepped levels inside this nursery in Japan's Chiba Prefecture to form a large, open space …

Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter installs perforated observation tower in Aarhus harbour

Circular "peek holes" pierce the flanks of this observation tower by Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter, to reference the portholes of ships and offer views …

"There is still a lot to be learned from Postmodernism" says Denise Scott Brown

<b>Pomo summer:</b> in this exclusive interview, architect and planner Denise Scott Brown distinguishes the research-led brand of Postmodernism championed …

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Design

Super Chunky Knitwear Fit for Giants Are Cozy Hand-Knit Blankets for Humans

Doesn't this look cozy? Ukrainian designer Anna Mo creates super chunky, hand-knitted blankets that are perfect for curling up on the couch. And better yet, they're all for sale through her Etsy shop called Ohhio. The large blankets are available in a variety of colors and made with 100% merino …

DAN Oil and Vinegar Set

Milan-based <b>Layla Mehdi Pour</b> has redesigned the oil and vinegar set by giving the containers simple lines and fun shapes recalling letters. <i>Dan</i> set is …

Thomas Feichtner sculpts chair from carbon-fibre sheets

<b>Milan 2015:</b> Vienna-based designer Thomas Feichtner has created a chair by laying sheets of woven carbon fibre over a mould and coating them with …

Architizer

STEP 1: UNDERSTAND & BUY THE RIGHT WOODWORKING HAND TOOLS

1. Build or Purchase a Solid Workbench<p>A workbench has always been the center of a traditional woodworker’s workshop. If you’re really on a tight …

The Brazilian artist known as Tec

Cork corner stops Ilias Ernst's minimal clock from rolling away

Dutch designer Ilias Ernst has created a simple clock that rests on a corner extended from its cork frame.<p>Created for Amsterdam products brand Puik …

The Teapot Gets a New, Updated Look

Paul Loebach designed the Ora Teapot for Kikkerland using double-wall glass eliminating any need for a traditional handle. Double-wall glass and its …

Mondaine launches "first ever Swiss-made smartwatch"

<b>News:</b> Swiss watch brand Mondaine has unveiled a smartwatch with an analogue face – which it says is the first Swiss watch to combine traditional …

Articles about bright office addition cape cod on Dwell.com - Dwell

From the outside, you would never know this flexible working/entertaining space even exists.<p>Taking cues from his illustrious friend and neighbor Marcel Breuer, engineer Paul Weidlinger designed a summer house on the edge...<p>A pair of environmentally attuned architects combined adjoining properties …

Cape Cod

The High Life: 12 Incredible Residential Tree House Designs

We’ve seen tree houses that function as oversized sculptures, play structures for kids, sky-high tea houses and elevated retreats for work or …

Level Brings Motion to Standing

Whether you're sitting down or standing at your desk, body pain caused by your job is often created by one thing: stagnancy. In order to introduce movement back to our bodies, Joel Heath has developed the Level: a skateboard-shaped, rocking footbed that encourages subtle balancing movements to stay …

Bondic: Handheld Plastic Welder for Micro-Repairs

One possession I use the crap out of are these Bose noise-canceling headphones. Over a year ago the cable began to fray near the minijack prong, and …

MutualArt's Top 10 Art Books of 2014

As we say goodbye to 2014, we thought it might be nice to look back at what the year offered us in terms of art printed on paper and bound between two covers. Whether it’s a catalogue that allows us to enjoy an exhibition long after its doors have closed, or an in-depth investigation into the …

Lovemaking From Up High 'Drone Boning' Is Exactly What You Think It Is

With flying drones becoming relatively inexpensive these days, more and more people are using the technology in vastly different ways.<p>Some have …

Drones

Miito Reimagines The Electric Kettle Into An Artful Object For Your Kitchen Counter - The Fox Is Black

Nils Chuda and Jasmina Grase have taken an interesting way to boil water, induction heating, and applied it to their creation, Miito.<p>Miito is an …