A Space for Design - Palm Springs Art Museum is transforming a midcentury modern classic into a destination to celebrate the masters. By Matthew Link. Photography by Julius Shulman.
The Lost Krisel - After a neighbor’s sharp eye pegs a south Palm Desert house as a design by William Krisel, the architect recalls drawing the plans for the property, which is on the market again. By Greg Archer. Photography by Tom Brewster.
Déjà New - Hipsters, Hollywood types, and architecture buffs are checking into the only hotel designed by John Lautner — in Desert Hot Springs. By Matthew Link. Photography by Dan Chavkin.
Let The Sun Shine In - Uptown Palm Springs embodies the spirit of a modernist village. By Mona de Crinis.
To Preserve and Collect - Owners of some of the finest classic automobiles roll into the desert to exhibit, compete, and celebrate.
From Broadway to Las Palmas and Back - Lyricist David Zippel finds inspiration to honor his Broadway mentor, Cy Coleman. By Matthew Link. Photography by Michael Childers.
The Funny Face of Chicano Art - Actor Cheech Marin uses his celebrity muscle to champion an unrecognized school of Mexican-American artists. By Steven Biller. Photography by Ethan Kaminsky.
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Santa Fe Federal Savings & Loan. © J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with Permission. Julius Shulman Photography Archive, Research Library at The Getty Research Institute
Editor’s Letter - Several events this month signal good times again in the desert. By Steven Biller.
Psst! - Midcentury redux, Modernism Week Chair Jacques Caussin, and more. By Janice Kleinschmidt.
Style - El Paseo Jewelry’s owner lives the life he was born into — surrounded by diamonds. By Jorie Parr. Photography by Ethan Kaminsky.
Wine - Winemaker Mike Grgich spreads cheer while wintering in the desert. By Janice Kleinschmidt.
Wealth - Dynamic healthcare issues create niche investment opportunities. By Ellen Paris.
The Social Life - Parties, openings, fundraisers, and other events. By Gloria Greer.
Horoscope - Turn vision into practical concepts. By Sherryl Nova.
This is Our Story… - College of the Desert is committed to student and community success. Edited by Janice Kleinschmidt.
El Paseo Catalogue - The ultimate guide to Palm Desert’s avenue of elegance. Edited by Mona de Crinis.
Desert Guide - The official guidebook of the Palm Springs Desert Resort Communities Convention and Visitors Authority. Edited by Mona de Crinis.