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Making L.A. Modern: Craig Ellwood - Myth, Man, Designer This is the definitive volume on Craig Ellwood, a visionary architect, designer, and tastemaker often called the California Mies van der Rohe Craig Ellwood, the Cary Grant of architecture, was one of the most visible faces of California mid century modernism He was known as much for his exquisitely designed, minimalist structures as he was for his exuberant lifestyle This book celebrates and explores the glamour of Ellwoods work, life, myth, and career Through photographs, primarily of the iconic houses he designed in Southern California during the s and s, we see a life of refined decadence, expressed through gorgeous architecture, fast cars, beautiful women, Hollywood style, palm trees, swimming pools, and minimalist designall in the context of the Southern California postwar building boom This volume will appeal to design junkies, architecture buffs, students of modernism, and anyone interested in problem solving and elegant solutionsMichael Boyd, a designer based in Los Angeles and San Francisco, is a renowned and published expert on twentieth century design and postwar modernismRichard Powersis a widely published photographer whose books include Rizzolis Making HouseRay Kappeis an internationally recognized architect, urban planner, and educator and is a cofounder of SCI Arc in Los Angeles

  • (Anglais)
  • Making L.A. Modern: Craig Ellwood - Myth, Man, Designer
  • Michael Boyd
  • Anglais
  • 14 August 2019
  • 0847861538

About the Author: Michael Boyd

Is a well known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Making L.A Modern: Craig Ellwood Myth, Man, Designer book, this is one of the most wanted Michael Boyd author readers around the world.

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