Damien Orsucci

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Lumio: A Portable Light That Opens Up Like a Book

While Lumio looks like a bound book at first glance, you’ll realize as soon as you begin to open it up that the “pages” don’t contain words. The …

Chest of Drawers by Edward Johnson

Chest of Drawers with Ripples.<p>Interior and furniture designer <b>Edward Johnson</b> wanted to push laminating in a new direction combined with his elegant …

Inventive Space-Saving Light Design Also Holds Potted Plants

<i>Bucketlight</i> is a multifunctional design that makes the most of unused overhead spaces in any room. Created by Dutch designer Roderick Vos, the inventive concept is both a hanging plant as well as overhead illumination. The creative lighting keeps floor and desk spaces free of clutter while also …

Design

Industrial-style offices by DH Liberty mix reclaimed objects with minimal aesthetic

London architecture firm DH Liberty has added an installation of reclaimed bottles to this figure-of-eight shaped office in a converted Shoreditch …

Elegant Eco-Friendly Appleton Residence in Venice, California

A residential project designed by Minarc has recently caught our attention. <b>Appleton</b> is an elegant eco-friendly home with an uncluttered interior, …

Benjamin Pawlica's Plantable Tiles Create Endless Green Wall Possibilities

French designer Benjamin Pawlica has fused design and horticulture to create a <i></i>plantable concrete wall tile for interior and exterior green walls. The …

Couple Handcrafts Spectacular Minnow Light Shades with Responsible New Zealand Pine Veneer

The Minnow Light Shade collection is handcrafted in Christchurch, New Zealand out of sustainable and locally-sourced materials. Designed by Carl …

Brilliant Door Design Flips Over to Open and Close

Vienna-based Austrian designer Klemens Torggler has crafted a revolutionary piece of architecture that allows one to enter and exit a room by shifting a multi-panel door, known as <i>Evolution Door</i>, to an adjacent position without a floor track. Instead of having to install additional components for a …

Demonstration

Green Mountain College's Tiny Pod-Shaped House is Designed for the 21st Century Nomad

Green Mountain College students are redefining the American dream with a tiny “living system” home that offers a mobile lifestyle with a reduced …

Jellyfish House in Marbella, Spain by Wiel Arets Architects

The Refined Architecture of the Jellyfish House in Marbella, Spain.<p>Wiel Arets Architects have designed the Jellyfish House located in Marbella, …

Kartell Goes Bourgie

Bourgie is certainly one of the most recognizable lamps of the last decade—as well as one of the best sellers for famed Italian brand, Kartell. Designed by Ferruccio Laviani, its baroque allure masterfully meets the simplicity of a pure outline while dignifying plastic as an excellent design …

Design

Articles about live play spaces home on Dwell.com - Dwell

A mobile game studio in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District outgrows its original office and brings back designer Sheena Murphy to...<p>A gut rehab turns a quixotic old building into a model live-work space near Wicker Park.<p>Richard Cook, a principal at Cook + Fox Architects, surveyed the Near Westside’s …

Architecture

Articles about modern bathroom design remodeling and decor ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

Penny tile imbues a San Francisco bathroom with a sophisticated, spa-like feel.<p>You still can’t have your modern art and eat it too, but at least you can make it into dessert with Modern Art Desserts by...<p>The bathroom vanity is one of the first places most people head to before beginning the day—so, …

Home Improvement

Articles about 10 ways use shoji screens on Dwell.com - Dwell

Looking for creative ways to incorporate rugs into outdoor spaces that feel otherwise unfinished? These 10 examples will give you...<p>Last week, we saw 15 modern homes with black exteriors.<p>There’s something about brick that we just can’t enough of. It's earthy and natural, symmetrical and sturdy, …

Outdoor 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 …

15 Modern Christmas Decorating Ideas

Let’s begin with the almighty symbol of Christmas – the tree. Illustrator and designer Jenn Ski goes retro with this vintage aluminum tree that’s …

Articles about 9 modern family spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Traditionally used by nomads in Central Asia, the circular, tent-like yurt has become part of the current zeitgeist, as travelers...<p>Don't leave the kids at home when you head downtown to Dwell on Design this weekend! We've got plenty of activities for the...<p>If you've enjoyed our previous …

New York City

Sculptural Seating

Influenced by Noguchi’s philosophy in which “everything is sculpture,” the Poise chair inspires the user to see what they’d like in its abstract …

Looking Forward to Summer Style

Winter just started, but now’s a gooda’ time as any to start daydreaming about warmer weather! Let the Yellow Summer series of table and chairs …

Corset Wall Tiles by Arbutus+Denman

From Canadian design and fabrication studio, Arbutus+Denman, comes a unique way to add texture to your wall with their Corset Wall Tiles. The …

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Design

Articles about 7 fantastic backyard buildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying property,...<p>Project Manager Brad Liljequist chronicles the building of the zHome, a ten-unit townhome in Issaquah, Washington—the first...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for …

Los Angeles

A Rocking Horse With Roots

Sitting itself is kinda boring, but design shouldn’t be… it should be fun! That’s the philosophy behind this modern interpretation of the classic …

Handmade Batch Textiles from Line on The Side

I recently discovered Australian company Line On The Side, a creative collaboration between designers/artists Kate Banazi and Joanna Fowles. The two …

Oasis by Klára Šumová and Dirk Wright

Strong storytelling plays a vital role in the work of Klára Šumová. Through her interior objects of various typologies and scales, the designer explores poetry and stories in design. Šumová debuted several years ago with her elegant Love floor lamp, which consists of a raw tree trunk changing into …

Art Deco

Sculptural Staircases Elegantly Dance in Mid-Air

Stairs typically serve the simple purpose of providing a path of elevation for people looking to go from one level to another, but <i>Beautiful Steps</i> is an ongoing series of sculptural steps that lead nowhere, playing with form and function. Simple in color and geometry, each set of stairs by art …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Living Rooms

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 6 on Dwell.com - Dwell

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 the week with these abodes from around the world.<p>John Pawson's minimal home and an experimental residence by …

Top 10

Australia’s Rural Fortress Inspired by Sand Dunes

Designed by James Stockwell Architects, <i>The Croft House</i> is a rural home with a modern design that is built on the southern coast of Victoria, Australia, where harsh winds and rain prevail. This futuristic looking house may appear to be in heavy contrast with its surroundings, but the design draws …

Architecture

Spiraling Staircase with Vegetation Embedded into Banisters

Designed by one of our favorite young designers, Paul Cocksedge, <i>The Living Staircase</i> is a spiraling set of steps that shifts the conventional construction of a staircase and how one typically interacts with it. Commissioned to create a striking central feature for London-based creative firm …

Architecture