Palm Springs Modern: Houses in the California

| 0

This classic volume, now available at a lower price, showcases jet-set homes designed by the likes of Neutra, Frey, Lautner, and others. Palm Springs is famous as a mecca for the international jet set. But the city has also attracted … Continued

Palm Springs Holiday: A Vintage Tour from Palm

| 0

This is the story of Palm Springs in its golden years, a city that had it all, including marvelous midcentury Modern architecture, fabulous fly-in hotels, and a swinging nightlife. Through vintage photographs, postcards, and other ephemera, Palm Springs Holiday recalls … Continued

William Krisel’s Palm Springs: The Language of

| 0

This first major monograph chronicling the work and architectural philosophy of William Krisel features examples and insights from Krisel’s own papers, culled from his personal collection as well as the extensive archives of the Getty Research Institute. Krisel’s architectural drawings … Continued

Palm Springs Modern Living

| 0

Palm Springs’ Midcentury Modern architecture, the people who designed it, and the people who live in it. Palm Springs is as much a showcase for its unparalleled collection of Midcentury Modern architecture as it is for the unique people that … Continued

Palm Springs Mid-century Modern

| 0

178 color and b/w color photos present mid-century modern architecture of Palm Springs, California. The desert environment and Hollywood stars inspired architects of the day to creative heights, including Donald Wexler, E. Stewart Williams, William Krisel, Albert Frey, William F. … Continued

Curb Appeal

| 0
Curb Appeal Modernization - the way toward adjusting something to modern day needs or customs.  Architects & designers would play a huge role in the cultural change of the middle 20th Century.  Newly discovered materials for plastic shaped furniture and metal, glass … Continued

Mid Century Modern Remodel

| 0
"We recently purchased a 1950s ranch home. We are in the process of decorating and we are trying to go with an 'atomic ranch' style decor"...  More WHAT ARE THE MID-CENTURY COLORS?  ...More WE NEED MID-CENTURY MODERN DECORATING TIPS?   ...More … Continued

Residential Architecture

| 0
Enlightening article from Mid Mod Scout on colors, textures, and shapes that define this influential design movement. New materials and techniques are implemented in new residential architecture. How To Spot Mid Century Modern Style  ... MORE Palm Springs is another haven for beautiful … Continued

Cool Stuff

| 0
Cool Stuff   From swinging Palm Springs architecture to deco shaped kitchen appliances to abstract shaped TV and radios...Mid Century Modern design is very COOL.  Furniture is ART as it is displayed in museums throughout the country.  It also has … Continued