3907 De Longpre Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027 – John Southern of Urban Operations

Inspired by the early modernist architects of Silverlake John Southern AIA of Urban Operations designed a residence in which the line between indoors and outdoors has been greatly reduced by matching the interior spaces with exterior. The main level open … Continue reading

Edward Durell Stone, Architect The Walter H. Johnson Residence, 1954

  Departing from the Modernist institutional designs that brought Edward Durell Stone international acclaim, the Johnson residence, with it’s wood and glass façade and A-frame design, is no less significant than his large-scale public commissions. [read more] … Continue reading

Philip Johnson, F.A.I.A. The Tremaine Estate, 1955

Contemporary art collector Emily Tremaine’s eighteenth century farmhouse provided Philip Johnson the perfect template for adding a Modernist aesthetic to the three-hundred year old property. Johnson’s forward-thinking redesign, including the addition of a large glass pavilion, provides a striking juxtaposition … Continue reading