Archives for: Architecture & Design

2101 Park Drive

Wow.  Just wow. There are few homes as breathtaking, serene, and magical as 2101 Park Drive, the Buchman Residence.  Nestled on the western knoll adjacent to Elysian Park, the balanced Mid-Century-meets-Streamline-Moderne architectural home designed by Fred F. Kreipl, AIA, provides unobstructed, almost 360 views of the City, spanning the San Gabriel Mountains to Hollywood to the […]

Mid-Century Moderns on Park Drive

Two unique Mid-Century homes recently came to market on Park Drive just down the street from one another and right across the way from Elysian Park.  Both homes exude privacy, serenity, and are perfectly sited on much-coveted Park Drive. The first of the two, 2157 Park Drive, is a Mid-Century Modern Post & Beam built […]

Ready, Set… Stahl House

Pierre Koenig’s visionary Case Study Home No. 22,  perched in the Hollywood Hills and floating high above Sunset Strip, has attracted everyone’s modernist lens — from legendary photographer Julius Schulman to Wilson-Phillips to “Nurse Betty,” among countless fashion shoots and TV commercials.  Earlier this year, it captured mine. The home, commissioned by Carlotta and Buck […]

Attention Architectural Collectors: Allyn E. Morris’s Sexy Silver Lake Home for Only $668,000

From CurbedLA to TheEastsider to your momma’s momma, the Mid-Century architectural gem of Allyn E. Morris at 2390 Silver Ridge Avenue, nestled along the eastern edge of Silver Lake, is getting more frenetic press than the Royal Wedding and, perhaps, rightly so. The studio and home of the architect has been carefully preserved and restored, […]