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Dwell Story/Video Series Featuring Axiom Desert House

Prior to the desert debut of Axiom Desert House at Palm Springs Modernism Week in February 2019, Dwell sat down with Joel and Meelena Turkel to discuss the inspiration behind our Living Lab, how we use prefab as a means toward timeless design, and why we were drawn to Dacor appliances, fans from The Modern Fan Co., and windows and doors from Marvin. See below for three stories with accompanying videos featured on Dwell.com with exclusive behind-the-scenes footage from both pre- and post-completion.

All photos by 22 Waves, Courtesy of Dwell

 
 

A Palm Springs Net-Zero Prefab Flaunts an Elegant, Airy Kitchen

Dwell x Dacor Pt. 1 on Dwell.com - 2.28.19

Written by Kathryn McLamb

“Voluminous, versatile, and incredibly chic—the kitchen in the Axiom Desert House has been thoughtfully designed to serve as a multidimensional stage for personal expression and social gatherings.”

Continue reading the full story here—or watch the video on YouTube here.

A Luminous Palm Springs Kitchen Fosters Easy Indoor/Outdoor Living

Dwell x Dacor Pt. 2 on Dwell.com - 4.2.19

Written by Kathryn McLamb

“A manifestation of exquisite, thoughtful design, the kitchen in the prefabricated Axiom Desert House embodies rich indoor/outdoor connections, enabling a superb setting for memorable entertaining.”

Continue reading the full story here—or watch the video on YouTube here.

Step Inside Palm Springs’ Latest Indoor/Outdoor Prefab Home

Dwell x Dacor, Marvin, and The Modern Fan Co. on Dwell.com - 4.2.19

Written by Kathryn McLamb

“Inspired by midcentury-modern architecture and an easy, breezy, open-air lifestyle, the Axiom Desert House embodies the beauty of prefab living to the core. Here, the founders of Turkel Design take us inside their new family abode.”

Continue reading the full story here—or watch the video on YouTube here.