André Bruyère, Architect
Modernist Villa, 1968
near Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, FR
This beautiful curvy villa with swimming pool was built in 1977 and arranged from 1991 to 2008, after a project drawn in 1968 by architect André Bruyère.
It is located in an olive grove at the foot of the Alpilles mountains, at 15 minutes by car from Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, 30 minutes from Arles, 35 minutes from the Avignon railway station and 45 minutes from Marseille airport.
The villa extends over a surface of 440 m². The main volumes shelters a vast entry hall, a spectacular 200 m² living room with a 5 m height under ceiling, a large kitchen and a bedroom. It is framed by three independent flats. The house also has a double garage as well as a 250 m²
Trey Hoff, Architect
Inspired by the Frank Lloyd Wright Tradition
579 East Orion Court, Boise, ID
This stunning residence by Trey Hoff architecture, inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, maintains incredible privacy and serenity and offers picture perfect indoor/outdoor living and an unparalleled lifestyle. The spacious east facing living room is defined by windows filled with natural light and features a 13 foot ceiling. An open and inspired floor-plan. Outside, you find the fireplace is a perfect escape, blurring the lines between indoor and outdoor living. The master suite is a tranquil everyday oasis with french doors that lead to a private outdoor spa. Upstairs, 3 large bedrooms all overlooks the foothills. The third suite is privately located on the north wing of the home. Enjoy your
Edward Dart, AIA
The Crown House, 1964
350 Sunrise Circle, Glencoe, IL
Seemingly straddling both worlds of Mid-Century Modernism and the emerging Brutalist movement in the United States, Edward Dart's Crown House synthesizes the two styles together to form a brick and glass residential masterpiece. Upon approach, Dart's imposing brick design includes tall, vertical arrow-loop windows, reminiscent of medieval fortresses. In stark contrast to the front facade, the rear elevation of the house embraces the Modernist aesthetic of organic architecture. With his application of massive, vertical brick risers and voluminous glass windows, Dart's design establishes a cohesive relationship between house, occupant and natural environment. The results lead
Arthur Holden of Holden Mclaughlin & Associates
International Modern Style
27 Tory Hole Road, Darien, CT
This 5.5 acre property in prestigious Delafield Island offers everything the discerning buyer seeks. Designed by a collaborator of Frank Lloyd Wright in 1938, this residence combines unsurpassed style with the highest quality materials echoing elements of the Guggenheim Museum. Curved walls capture exceptional light; extensive gardens, slate floors and flagstone terrace overlooking expansive lawn and mature trees. Master bedroom suite with fireplace, bath, dressing room, office and private balcony. Secluded yet convenient to train, beach and town. A sophisticated and very special property.
Robert Mallet-Stevens, Architect
Atelier Tamara de Lempicka, 1929
This artist’s studio is a remarkable Art Déco testimony, and was originally occupied by the famous Polish painter Tamara de Lempicka. It resides in a building designed by the architect Robert Mallet-Stevens, along with Jean Prouvé, the Barillet workshop and André Salomon, who associated to make a total work of art.
Located in the 14th arrondissement in Paris, the apartment extends over a surface of 152 m² and is composed of two floors which offer large volumes and a beautiful view on the tree-filled courtyard and on the gardens of the Covent of the Cluny Sisters.
The apartment includes a 60m² artist’s studio with a 6 meters height under ceiling. The
R.M. Schindler, Architect
The Roxy Roth Residence, 1946
3624 Buena Park Drive, Studio City, CA
Honored with the only solo exhibition of an architect's work at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Schindler is internationally recognized as one of the most important Southern California architects of the 20th Century. The extensively published Roth House overlooking Studio City is an icon of his groundbreaking concept of space itself as the primary element of architecture. A sensitive restoration maintained architectural integrity. Surrounded by panoramic vistas across the Valley to the San Gabriel Mountains, the residence provides 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, original built-ins, laundry, ample grounds with outdoor fire pit and seating area overlooking the house, gardens and views.
Lee Aaron Ward
Mid-century Elk, 1960
5450-5460 Highway One, Elk, CA
Designed by Lee Aaron Ward who apprenticed at Taliesin West with famed American architect, Frank Lloyd Wright. Two waterfront homes connected by an expansive deck and separated by two single-car garages, are situated atop a +/-140 foot cliff overlooking the magnificent turquoise blue waters of a cove created by a rocky promontory with two sizable sea caves.
Here is a rare opportunity to own a quintessential Northern California mid-century coastal contemporary residence that remains fully intact as the architect intended. The main house features two bedrooms, a library, an office and two red-brick fireplaces.The guest house has a fully equipped kitchen, a bedroom, a bath, a
Adam Dayem, Architect
The Sleeve House
Here is a rare opportunity to own a truly unique and hyper-contemporary home. Located in the Hudson Valley town of Taghkanic, this all-season weekend home is sited on nearly 15 acres of open, rolling meadows, a setting that affords privacy, as well as dramatic valley and mountain views. As enigmatic as it is practical, the structure has intimate spaces for cooking, dining, and living, a tall, thin vertical slice for circulation, and a dramatic entry gallery. The sustainably-sourced Accoya wood skin, charred by a Japanese finishing technique called “shou sugi ban,” gives the house’s façade a rough, weathered texture, a contemporary reinterpretation of the exteriors of old barns in the
Ralph Fournier, Architect
Burton Duenke Residence, 1955
14 Arrowhead Estates, Chesterfield, MO
This is architect, Ralph Fournier's piece-de-resistance built for developer Burton Duenke. Perched on a bluff above the Missouri River in Chesterfield is a mid-century marvel that will remind you of Hollywood Hills. A wonderful party home- bright, open and spacious. A very special place and a rare opportunity to buy an important piece of architecture that you can call home. The setting is ideal with expansive views of the undeveloped Chesterfield valley to the Missouri River bottom. 5.88 acres. Black terrazzo floors. Large Master Bedroom suite with fireplace and a pink terrazzo in-floor tub for two! In-law wing with sitting room featuring a fireplace, bedroom, small kitchen and a large
Mark Scogin & Merrill Elam, Architects
Modern Home Overlooking Horseshoe Pond
314 Horseshoe Pond Road, Stoneham, ME
Perched at the brink of a downward slope, this one of a kind, award-winning architectural gem yields an intimate view across Horseshoe Pond to the eastern-most boundary of the White Mountain National Forest. Gently nestled on 2.8 acres, this extraordinary marvel includes a living room, dining room, sitting room, large library with a glass enclosed center impluvium, stainless steel kitchen, master and guest suites, drawing studio, a dog run and fenced yard, a sleeping porch and two additional screened porches. A two car attached garage leads directly to the interior and the large, separate artist’s studio is equipped with heat and a bathroom.
Designed by Michael Van