Two artists have created their own Shangri-la on a quiet corner of Cheviot Hills.
In the January 1955 issue of Popular Mechanics Magazine West Coast Editor Thomas Stimson introduced his newly built steel frame and lightweight concrete panel 'House of the Future'.
Kron and Slesin’s 1984 book, "High-Tech: The Industrial Style and Source Book For the Home", brought to the general public an awareness of the exciting possibilities Industrial Design and prefabricated components could bring to domestic residential architecture.
Half a block from Abbot Kinney, and a few blocks to the ocean. Private and quiet, yet conveniently located near what was recently voted "the coolest street in America".
Shortly after graduating from architecture school at the University of Washington, Jones brought fellow architecture student Ruth Schneider down to Los Angeles where they were married a year later.
Modern, stylish three story multi level townhouse in quiet neighborhood, yet just one block from the shops and restaurants of downtown Culver City.
First offering: The Blythe & Thom Mayne Residence, Thom Mayne, FAIA. Realtors too often use superlatives to describe their offerings; many would apply here, but we refrain.
Built by the owners for their weekend retreat.The house is at an elevation that avoids the coastal marine layer + provides a sense of floating above the clouds.