LR2 House by Montalba Architects

Location: Pasadena, California, USA Size: 4,200 square feet Year: 2018 Project Team: Montalba architectsSarlan Builders John Labib and Associates EPT DesignObando and Associates, Inc.Roofing and Waterproofing Forensics, Inc.Irvine Geotechnical, Inc.Sean O’Connor LightingPBS EngineersMarconi RadioDigital Bel-AirParadise Theater Photography Kevin Scott LR2 House overlooks Pasadena and its adjacent mountains from its hillside perch. This new 4,200-square-foot house…

Sapire Residence by Abramson Architects

Location: Pacific Palisades, California, USA Type: Single-Family Residential Size: 18,000 sq ft Year: 2019 Architects: Abramson Architects Team: David Pascu, PartnerTrevor Abramson, Founding PartnerAndrew Jagoda, Contractor Photography: ©Abramson Architects Organic Materials Layered in the Mountains With a spectacular view of the Santa Monica Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, the Sapire Residence is opened up for…

The Orum house by SPF Architects

Location: Los Angeles, California, USAYear: 2018 Built area: 18,000 sqft Architects: SPF:architects (SPF:a)Lighting: Oculus Light StudioPhotography: ©Matthew Momberger Awards Los Angeles Business Council, Housing Award 2019 Gold Nugget Award, Custom Home, Grand 2019 AIA|LA Residential Architecture Award, Single-Family Residential, Merit 2019 Perched atop a Bel Air hilltop, Orum is a three-level, 18,800-square-foot home designed to…

Twin Gable House by Ryan Leidner Architecture

Architects: Ryan Leidner Architecture Photography: Joe Fletcher Location: Sunnyvale, California, USA Renovation of an Eichler, Plan OJ-1605, originally designed by A. Quincy Jones and Frederick Emmons in 1962 RYAN LEIDNER, AIA Ryan Leidner Architecture is a young, dynamic San Francisco-based office recognized for modern, creative designs that reflect an attention to craft and detail. We…

Walk-Street House designed by ras-a studio

Location: Hermosa Beach, California, USA Year: 2018 Size house: 2,110 sqft Lot: 2,100 sqft Architects: Ras-A Studio Interior Design: Robert Sweet, Ras-a Studio Landscape: Jones Landscapes Photography: Joe Fletcher AWARDS 2021 AIA National Housing Award 2020 AIA Honor Award AIA California Design Awards 2020 AIA Merit Award AIA Los Angeles Design Awards 2020 AIA Merit…

Modern Pool House by Klopf Architecture

Location: Los Gatos, California, USA Year completed: 2012 Architects: Klopf Architecture Klopf Architecture Project Team: John Klopf, AIA, Geoff Campen, and Angela Todorova Landscape Architect: Andrea Sessa Contractor: Flegels Construction Photography: © Mariko Reed The transformation once an overgrown yard and open pool deck now a habitable destination space for swimmers and non-swimmers alike. In a…

Los Altos Residence by Klopf Architecture

Location: Los Altos, California, USA Year completed: 2017 Architects: Klopf Architecture Klopf Architecture Project Team: John Klopf, Geoff Campen, Chuang-Ming Liu, and Ethan Taylor Landscape Architect: Outer space Landscape Architects Structural Engineer: ZFA Structural Engineers Staging: Da Lusso Design Photography: © Mariko Reed Klopf Architecture and Outer space Landscape Architects designed a new warm, modern, open,…

Skyhaus by Aidlin Darling Design

Location: San Francisco, California, USA Size: 4,250 sq. feet Year: 2014 Awards 2016 AIA San Francisco Design Awards Architects: Aidlin Darling Design Team: David Darling , Principal-in-Charge Joshua Aidlin, Principal Melinda Turner, Project Manager/Designer Consultants: Gemmill Design, Matarozzi Pelsinger Builders Photography: © Matthew Millman Channeling the spirit of the home’s original designer, the late Joseph Esherick, daylight and landscape were the…

Revello Residence by Shubin Donaldson Architects

Location: Pacific Palisades, California, USA Size: 5,500 sf Year: 2013 Architects: Shubin Donaldson Partners In Charge: Russell Shubin, AIA, LEED AP Robin Donaldson, AIA Contractor: The Quillin Group Photography: © John Ellis An existing nondescript 1980’s hillside home on a spectacular site was transformed with critical concern for the preservation and optimization of panoramic ocean views….

HIDE OUT | Dan Brunn Architecture

Location: Los Angeles, California, USA Size: 3600.0 ft2 Year: 2016 Architects: Dan Brunn Architecture Design Principal: Dan Brunn, AIA Structural Engineer: Salas Design Company Landscape Architect: Kaisei-en Interior Designer: Dan Brunn Architecture Contractor: Realco Creations Photography: © Brandon Shigeta All images courtesy of Dan Brunn Architecture   Dan Brunn Architecture Dan Brunn, AIA, founded his Los Angeles-based firm, Dan Brunn Architecture,…