Neutra Estate in Tarzana (San Fernando Valley)
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Neutra Estate in Tarzana (San Fernando Valley)

[FOR SALE: $5,500,000] Designed by famed architect Richard and Dion Neutra, this home is truly an architectural masterpiece. Sitting atop an expansive, nearly 3 acre, promontory with breathtaking 360 degree views; this estate embodies Neutra’s signature style by integrating architecture within its natural surroundings. It boasts 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, an incredible outdoor space that features a sparkling swimmer’s pool, hot … Continue reading

Newly Renovated: Petersen Automotive Museum in LA (Miracle Mile)
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Newly Renovated: Petersen Automotive Museum in LA (Miracle Mile)

Architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox has completed its facade renovation of the Petersen Automotive Museum; also adding an extra 1400 square meters of exhibition space for the museum’s growing collection.  KPF design principal Trent Tesch commented “The design offers an abstract veil of flowing ribbons, meant to invoke not only the spirit of the automobile, but also … Continue reading

Int’l Style Estate in Brentwood (LA)
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Int’l Style Estate in Brentwood (LA)

[FOR SALE: $14,500,000] This International Style Estate was designed by Thornton Abell, FAIA, 1965. Gated steel, glass and wood pavilion house elegantly reposing on over three-quarters of tree-studded site: Voluminous high-ceilinged glass enclosed living room, formal dining, library/study, kitchen and breakfast room, media room. Master suite constitutes its own wing with private garden, double baths, many … Continue reading

Otium Restaurant in Downtown LA
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Otium Restaurant in Downtown LA

Otium, designed by Studio UNTLD and House of Honey with building architect Osvaldo Maiozzi, is a free-standing, boxy, steel-and-wood-clad structure with midcentury accents.  It’s located in Downtown’s Bunker Hill next to the Broad Museum, and about a block and a half south of Disney Concert Hall.  The designers were tasked to compliment prolific chef Tim Hollingsworth’s vision for a “sophisticated rusticity.” The … Continue reading

Mid Century Beauty in Mount Washington (northeast LA)
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Mid Century Beauty in Mount Washington (northeast LA)

[SOLD: $1,900,000] Mount Washington, Mid-Century, architectural stunner. Constructed in 1957 & expanded in 1970, this three bed, three bath home elicits that “private – away from it all” feel while achieving the perfect balance of size & scale. Enter to an expansive open floor plan w/ tongue & grove ceilings, exposed support beams, and a focal … Continue reading

Coastal Living in Newport Beach (OC)
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Coastal Living in Newport Beach (OC)

[FOR SALE: $15,500,000] Inspired by the palette of natural coastal elements, this custom home was designed by acclaimed architect Carlton Graham. Terraced into the hillside, this newly constructed masterpiece boasts spanning Balboa Island, Newport Harbor, and Pacific Ocean views stretching to Catalina Island. The design offers an extremely open floor plan featuring two suites on the ends of … Continue reading