John Kewell’s Schipper Residence   By Pierluigi Serraino Architecture comes with a history of its use. This is especially so for a dwelling, where the events, personalities, and choices of its occupants are encrypted in its walls, cumulative scrolls of … Continue reading

‘Oak Ridge’ – The Barnes House   By Ann Scheid Photographs by Grand Mudford Built for Clifford Webster Barnes, a wealthy Chicago community activist, religious leader and philanthropist, Oak Ridge, as it is colloquially known, exemplifies the core tenets of … Continue reading

62 Moriarity Drive Wilton CT 06897

Eliot Noyes & Bob Graf, Designers The Noyes Graf House, 1966 In 1966 Eliot Noyes and Bob Graf designed the iconic Mobil service stations that would come to define a sleek new modernism in America. This is Bob Graf’s own … Continue reading

Schindler’s Translucent Tischler House   By Judith Sheine Photographs by Grand Mudford   The Tischler house (1949-50) is a late development of R.M. Schindler’s “space architecture” and the project in which the architect most fully explored his vision of a “translucent … Continue reading

1444 Poppy Peak Drive Pasadena CA 91105

David Adjaye, Architect Silverlight Moved to the Poppy Peak Historic District in 1951 by Leland Evison to avoid demolition during the construction of the 134 Freeway, Harris’s two-story, hillside design is an expression of modern architecture that incorporates minimalist aesthetics … Continue reading

531 Harrow Road London UK W10 4RH

David Adjaye, Architect Silverlight On the market for the first time since its construction, Silverlight by David Adjaye of Adjaye Associates is an incredible feat of engineering in contemporary architecture. Iconic, groundbreakding and inspiring. Encompassing five floors of contemporary canal-side … Continue reading

Grayswood – Haslemere Surrey UK

Amyas Connell, Architect Sir Arthor Lowes Dickinson Residence, 1931-1933 Located in the pretty village of Grayswood near Haslemere, is one of the most remarkable and admired in the history of British architecture, a fact which is reflected in its rare … Continue reading

180 South San Rafael Avenue Pasadena CA 91105

Smith & Williams, Architects Architectural Gem, 1959 First time on the market since 1968, this stunning 1959 Smith & Williams architectural gem is located on almost 2 acres on one of Pasadena’s most premier streets, overlooking the arroyo with panoramic … Continue reading

2008 Federal Avenue Los Angeles CA 90025

Studio 0.10 Architects The Mü/SH Residence Studio 0.10 architects’ international prize winning residence was finished in 2008 a few blocks West of the Sawtelle ‘strip’. Neighboring a one acre nursery, its two custom-patterned zinc clad buildings are connected by a … Continue reading