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Home Dish is a place Midwest Home readers can drop in to catch up on the Twin Cities’ home and design scene- the news, events and trends. A variety of contributing editors will share their inspirations, finds and design obsessions. We’ll dish on the latest happenings, and bring you along as we attend exclusive previews, discover cool products, and talk with design experts.

Black Box Joins the Growing Cargotecture Movement

Black Box Joins the Growing Cargotecture Movement

In Minneapolis, Shane Schaaf is making his own foray into Cargotecture with BlackBox Container Studios. The owner of Earthscape Stoneworks, Schaaf just completed his first project for BlackBox: the Nordic Bungalow, made from two shipping containers. We talked with him about the appeal of steel boxes and his transformation of them into a home.

Van der Rohe Glass-House Movie Rumored

Van der Rohe Glass-House Movie Rumored

Rumors of an upcoming movie about Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s iconic Farnsworth House in Illinois, are swirling around with Jeff Bridges reportedly signed on to play the famous architect and Maggie Gyllenhaal will take on the role of the Chicago doctor who commissioned the house.

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