Thursday, January 29, 2009

Field Trip: Venice, California

The House:  Himmelhaus aka Drier House
Address:  513 Grand Boulevard/Venice/California
Architects:  Wolf Prix and Michael Volk of Coop Himmelblau (1995) with renovations by Michael Hricak and Roland Tso (2006)

To read more, see Michael Webb's article in Architectural Review 221:1323 (May 2007): pp. 64-67 available in the TSA Library.

Photograph:  Himmelhaus, 27.01.2009 by K. Rylance.

1 comment:

Nick said...

Beautiful photo. Many of the houses surrounding the Himmelhouse are of similar style, especially along the beach front. I've noticed that the combination of glass and iron seems to be popular these days.