Sheats Goldstein House by John Lautner | Yellowtrace

Sheats Goldstein House by John Lautner.

Writing about this house is a bit like chucking in my two cents about Meryl Streep. Occupying a realm beyond mere fame, the scene-stealer of countless movies, you all have an informed and long-developed opinion, and nothing I...
Downtown LA Ace Hotel | Yellowtrace

Gallery Post // Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles.

Project Name: Ace Hotel Downtown LA. Location: 929 S. Broadway, Los Angeles. Design: Atelier Ace and Commune Design. See other Ace Hotels on Yellowtrace. “Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles opens in the...
2verandas by Gus Wüstemann in Zürich, Switzerland I Yellowtrace.

2verandas by Gus Wüstemann // Zürich, Switzerland.

To Switzerland, today, to look at a wonderful (enormous) house on the northern shores of Lake Zürich. The house is by Gus Wüstemann Architects. The photographs are by Bruno Helbling. In the run-up to his ‘Plain...
Bacopari House by UNA Arquitetos, São Paulo, Brazil | Yellowtrace.

Bacopari House by UNA Arquitetos // São Paulo, Brazil.

If I had to nominate a favourite typology in domestic architecture (it’s a question we’re all asked most days), it would be the courtyard house. And this one, by São Paulo’s UNA Arquitetos, is a cracker. A good...
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Villa Roces in Belgium by Govaert & Vanhoutte.

Every once in a while I write and format a post, and just before I hit "publish", something would come up and the poor post would get bumped back into my drafts folder. More often then not, these posts never get...
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Malibu Stacy’s Dream Home.

I’ll preface this with a disclaimer – I’m about to hold forth on Los Angeles modernism, and I have not been to LA. One day I plan to, with the sole intention of soaking up some great mid-century modernist architecture...