Kate Ballis Depicts Palm Springs As Hypercolour Fantasy With Infrared Filters.

By now the homes and pools of Palm Springs have taken on a legendary iconic status beyond that of simply Mid-Century Modern Architecture. A frequent subject for artists of all types, we’ve seen paintings of the desert area by Danny Heller and Carrie Graber, nighttime photography by Tom Blachford, even tissue boxes  and wall shelves inspired by the popular California vacation destination. Read more

Amazing Custom Mid-century Modern Dollhouses by Interior Designers

You came here to see a really awesome post whose photos I had to remove. Nothing sucks more for a blogger than to disappoint their readers and I’m so sorry. In trying to share some really cool creative stuff with you (the intent of this blog), I unknowingly violated copyright laws set forth by the publication which brought the story to my attention. Read more

One of Frank Lloyd’s Wright’s 14 Circular Homes Hits The Market

Built in Phoenix in 1967 the “Norman Lykes Home” was one of the very last designed by legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright and is one of only 14 circular homes he designed. The single family home is 3,095 sq ft, has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a pool, amazing views and an asking price of $3,250,000. Read more

Midcentury Modern Architecture Tissue Box Covers!

midcentury modern tissue boxes

What a fun find! Thanks to my friend Bill Bowersock, I can share with you these fabulous four fun tissue boxes crafted to emulate classic Midcentury Modern homes and buildings. Created from MDF and produced locally in Southern California, the designs fit standard low count regular rectangular tissue boxes. Read more

Petra Island and its Controversial Frank Lloyd Wright Designed Home for Sale. (55 photos)

massaro house

The Massaro House and the heart-shaped island upon which it sits are presently available for purchase. The private Petra Island in Lake Mahopac, New York comes complete with the questionable Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Massaro House plus stunning guest house and is now listed on the market by realtors Chilton and Chadwick. Read more

Restored Thornton Abell Mid-Century Modern Home Just Listed and Wow.

restored thornton abell mid-century modern home

Every now and then a restored mid-century modern architectural gem hits the market in Southern California -and it usually doesn’t stay available for long. I’m guessing such will be the case with this 1959-built, 3,212 square foot Thornton Abell home, lovingly restored by Tony Unruh, and just listed for sale with an asking price of $2.95M Read more

Everything Loose Will Land In LA | New Work from Paul Davies

Paul Davies Everything Loose Will Land In LA

Artist Paul Davies has a new an exhibit at Sydney, Australia’s OLSEN Gallery featuring original paintings and digital collages on which he’s been working for the past three years. “Everything Loose Will Land In LA” opens today August 30th and runs through September 17th. Read more

Amazing Bird House Based on Mid-Century Modern Stahl House

Pierre Koenig’s famous Stahl House has served as inspiration for so many creative endeavors from movies to paintings, it was only a matter of time until some talented woodworker turned it into a birdhouse. Read more