175 Greenfield Avenue Los Angeles CA

R.M. Schindler, Architect The Tischler House, 1949-1950 Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument #506. First time on the market since completion in 1950. Schindler’s 1952 article, “Visual Techniques,” discusses the subjects of “color plasticity, translucency, reflectors and light.” These visual techniques are … Continue reading

999 S San Rafael Avenue Pasadena CA 91105

Elmer Grey, F.A.I.A. The Clifford Barnes Estate, 1912 Oak Ridge, also known as the Clifford Barnes Estate, was designed in 1912 by Elmer Grey, F.A.I.A. This park-like private 1.6 acre estate property showcases Grey’s talent as an exceptional architect of … Continue reading

236 Arapahoe Circle Lake Quivira KS 66106

Bruce Goff, Architect The Youngstrom House, 1968 Designed by internationally acclaimed architect Bruce Goff, this one of a kind home turns it back to the street with the focus on lake views from all four levels. Open floor plan living … Continue reading

1229 N Sierra Bonita Ave Pasadena, CA 91104

Peter Tolkin, A.I.A. Classic California Bungalow and Modern Art Studio Contrary to popular belief, today’s casual open plan program, which so characterizes modern California living and convenience, did not begin with the modern movement, but rather during the earlier Craftsman … Continue reading

581 East The Palms Street Palm Springs CA 92262

SPANISH HACIENDA PALM SPRINGS Paying homage to California’s Spanish Colonial past, the courtyard entry, low-pitched red-tile roofs, extended eaves and covered outdoor patios of the Spanish hacienda all lend to a corporeal experience whereby Gaspar de Portolá’s vision of Alta … Continue reading

1350 South Center Street Redlands CA 92373

ROBERT FARQUHAR, ARCHITECT VILLA DEL SOL This 1907 Mediterranean Villa stands proudly atop a view-filled 3.642 acres. Made for entertaining, this home is fully updated yet still maintains the gorgeous, historic feeling of the original residence. Striking architectural design features … Continue reading

7187 Macapa Drive Los Angeles CA 90068

GEORGE DEUTSCH, DESIGNER EXPRESSIONIST MODERNISM ABOVE THE OUTPOST, 1963 George Deutsch, a master craftsman and cabinet maker from Germany, worked on a number of John Lautner’s projects. Closely involved with the Lautner office, George eventually built his own Lautner-designed house … Continue reading

France: Pierre Fauroux, Architect, near Grenoble

  This remarkable contemporary realization is the work of the architect Pierre Fauroux. Between minimalism of the forms and strong expression of materials (concrete, glass, varnished red wood, slate of Angers for the ground…), this “swimming pool-house” impresses through its … Continue reading