Jim Jennings' Own Desert Retreat in Palm Springs | Yellowtrace

Jim Jennings’ Own Desert Retreat in Palm Springs.

Set against the backdrop of the San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs is an unassuming weekend retreat for San Francisco architect Jim Jennings and his wife and architectural writer Terese Bissell. The deceptively simple structure is...
Architecture Built Into Nature Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories On Design // Built Into Nature.

Today we take a world wide tour of seriously incredible examples of architecture that not only address their context and interact with their surrounds, the sites they occupy form the key ingredient that architects have used in the overall...
Fashion vs Modern Architecture Curated by Yellowtrace

Fashion vs Interiors: Modern Architecture Edition.

I recently realised I totally dropped the ball on an old love of mine known as Fashion vs Interiors. The old-school readers will know what I'm talking about, and the new comers might like a little refresher to get in the groove…...
Palm Springs Modernism Week 2015 | Yellowtrace

Palm Springs Modernism Week 2015.

Tom Ferguson shares a special report with us today featuring his superb photography and a selection of the best moments from his recent trip to Palm Springs Modernism Week...
Frey House II by Albert Frey | Yellowtrace

Albert Frey House II in Palm Springs.

If I was supremely talented, in possession of a spectacular site in the hills above a resort town, armed with a Bunnings power pass, and in command of the sort of budget most architects have (which is to say, fuck all), I still don’t...
Joshua Tree House by Kendrick Bangs Kellogg | Yellowtrace

Joshua Tree House by Kendrick Bangs Kellogg.

What I like about writing for Yellowtrace is that I get to spend a fair bit of time mentally arranging my furniture in houses other than my own. With this one I am stumped. Being frank, this house is not my cup of tea. However at this...
Palm Springs Modernism Week 2014 | Yellowtrace

Event Report // Palm Springs Modernism Week 2014.

Armchair tourists, we’re off to California! I recently had the luck to attend this year’s Modernism Week in Palm Springs, with my good friends. With a rented house in the Movie Colony, a bagful of tickets, and heads full of dreams...