Be still my modernist heart. Case Study House #21 by architect Pierre Koenig just hit the market in the Hollywood Hills.
Come to momma will be the first words you say after seeing this classic mid-century modern home by Buff and Hensman in Pasadena.
W. Earl Wear only built nine homes in his lifetime. Now is your chance to own the one he built in Mount Washington.
In a real estate developer’s world cramming as many homes on a lot is common practice. And in doing so we are often left with living spaces void of design, function, and green space. But this developer decided to turn this practice on its head and create spaces that modernist dreams are made of.
Tinkering with a legendary architect’s work is a no-no. Seriously, don’t do it … unless of course you hire the architect himself or his trusted associates to make the changes. Then the results are surprisingly delightful.
True story. He was embezzling money, gets caught, and as repayment hands over the keys to this landmark home designed by famed architect.