China: Luxury Properties – The Walker Residence

China: Luxury Properties – The Walker Residence

Architect Rodney Walker built his family home on a hilltop overlooking Ojai, California, an enclave northwest of Los Angeles known for its hiking, spiritual retreats and organic farms that is dubbed the Shangri-La of Southern California. His former home, known as the Walker Residence, utilises an equilateral triangle for its architectural footprint, an approach common among his […]

Robb Report Worth: Estates of Grace

Robb Report Worth: Estates of Grace

by Eryn Brown As an architect and interior designer, John Regas loves to talk about exquisite spaces. He launches easily into rapturous descriptions of his French Directoire townhouse: its grand galleries, its five-story, glass-roofed staircase, the ornate plasterwork on its ceilings and walls. But ask Regas to go beyond the construction and explain why he […]

Where LA Magazine – Guestbook

Where LA Magazine – Guestbook

Estates of Grace Written by Roger Grody Nearly everybody has a passion to collect, whether it be a Little Leaguer trading baseball cards, a numismatist searching for a 1916-D Mercury dime or an office colleague showing off souvenir coffee mugs. Affluence merely ups the ante, resulting in collections of original Dalis or vintage Lamborghinis. In […]

Los Angeles Confidential: Real Estate Royalty

Los Angeles Confidential: Real Estate Royalty

Real Estate Royalty By Michael Ventre Photograph by Blake Little Crosby Doe Crosby Doe Associates Real estate philosophy: Architecture is to general real estate as [famed Abstract Expressionist] Sam Francis lithographs are to gift wrap. Favorite career moment: It was the simple joy of seeing the [Richard Neutra-designed] Barsha Residence restored from near-total destruction. Like […]

Wall Street Journal: The Millard House

Wall Street Journal: The Millard House

Photography by Central Meridian Photography ‘Collect It’ section – Frank Lloyd Wright’s Millard House – Part of a venture into modular housing by the venerable architect, 1923’s Millard House (which Wright himself referred to as ‘La Miniatura’ – a label to describe his fondness for the house) was created from concrete blocks, each featuring a […]

Architectural Digest

Architectural Digest

ON THE MARKET – Extraordinary homes for sales around the world. Edited by Samuel Cochran Featured ‘The Desert Nomad House’ – Tucson, Arizona by Architect Rick Joy

duPont Registry

duPont Registry

Beyond Real Estate: A Marketplace for Architecture, By Crosby Doe: Art and architecture – so often they’re linked, and for good reason. Whether subliminally or consciously, both art and architecture spatially and visually define and shape how an individual, culture, or country views itself and projects itself to the outside world. Through these mediums we […]

C-California Style

C-California Style

Built in 1923 for rare books and antiques dealer Alice Millard, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Millard House (La Miniatura) is for sale after a painstaking restoration. The Pasadena beauty was first to feature the architect’s ‘textile block’ building system with patterned squares of cement. On almost an arce of lush gardens, the property is also listed […]

California Home+Design

California Home+Design

Dressed the Part by Bryan Anthony Mix one part fashion icon, one part architectural legend, a dash of Mad Men and serve neat. Fashion designer Tom Ford’s keen eye for style is on display in his recent directorial debut. A Single Man, set in 1962. Ford chose John Lautner’s Schaffer residence as the home of the […]