Home to one of the largest concentrations of mid-century modern architecture in the U.S., Palm Springs is a haven for design buffs, heat seekers, and the LGBT community. From stylish boutique hotels and high-end vintage shopping to the annual Modernism Week, the desert city is practically a living museum of twentieth century architecture. You’ll find homes by Richard Neutra, William F. Cody, Albert Frey, A. Quincy Jones, Donald Wexler, and Paul R. Williams, among others that celebrate a more glamorous era. Score colorful frocks at Trina Turk (the L.A. designer lives here part-time), channel the Rat Pack at Melvyn’s, and view some hidden gems with Palm Springs Modern Architecture Tours. If you’re not afraid of heights, take the Aerial Tramway 8,500-feet up the sheer cliffs of Chino Canyon for stunning views (its Valley Station was designed by Frey).
Once a year, the city of Palm Springs hosts visitors from all over Southern California and the world for a week of historic home tours, showroom sales, and exciting soirees. Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, many such events have had to be reimagined this year. Modernism Week 2021 has adapted to the current moment with... Keep reading →
Virtually explore an exquisite live/work residence in trendy Silicon Beach with sunset views galore. Then check out a distinguished estate in Arcadia and Mid-Century marvels in Palm Springs. Venice | Townhome Residence by Howard Rosen Architect 619 San Juan Avenue, #B | $2,795,000 Luxury Townhome by award-winning architect Howard Rosen. A modern live/work masterpiece in... Keep reading →
Virtually explore a distinguished Tudor Style home in hip Silver Lake. Then it’s just a hop, skip, and a jump away to a designer done, completely restored triplex in Los Feliz. Plus, there’s a stunning Palm Springs contemporary to explore in famed Movie Colony East. Silver Lake | 1939 Tudor Style 3214 Windsor Avenue | $2,250,000 This... Keep reading →
Join us for a virtual tour of an urban villa in happening Culver City designed by architect Noel Williams. Then experience a classic Spanish Revival home in Glendale complete with arched doorways and Saltillo tile. There’s all that and more waiting for you to explore! Culver City | Urban Villa | Noel Williams, AIA 9615... Keep reading →
Take in virtual views of the mountains and city lights from a stunning Hollywood Hills architectural home. Then head over to Pasadena and experience a charming traditional with an outdoor entertainer’s ideal setup. Plus, there’s more to explore in Palm Springs with a sleek architectural condo. Hollywood Hills | Fusion of Architecture and Environment 7711... Keep reading →