Architects and designers are breaking new ground on the West Coast, incorporating tested ideas with modern technologies, materials, and concepts in thrilling and sustainable designs. This collection of more than 25 inspiring residences by such renowned western architects and interior designers as Ricardo and Victor Legorreta, Tom Kundig, Jim Jennings, Steven Ehrlich, Marmol Radziner, Aidlin Darling, Paul Wiseman, Terry Hunziker, and Gary Hutton showcases large and small homes that respond to the deserts, mountains, plains, and coastlines of the West. The sculptural forms and elegant interiors are urban and rural, open to the outdoors, and always contemporary, comfortable, and stylish.Not surprisingly, she handpicked earth-toned wool and leather furnishings because they are tough enough to handle kids with ski gear on, but also because they evoke naturea#39;s magic outdoors. o Artist Ann Hamiltona#39;s Tower at the Oliveranbsp;...
|Title||:||West Coast Modern|
|Publisher||:||Gibbs Smith - 2012-10-01|