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Dynamic Duo

Forgotten architectural gems receive TLC from Thomboy Properties.

Lydia Kremer Modernism

Jackie Thomas and DeeAnn McCoy, the duo behind Thomboy Properties, are stirring up the home renovation landscape in Palm Springs.

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From Gut to Glam

Once in foreclosure, this 1956 midcentury home in Palm Springs has undergone a dramatic transformation.

Lawrence Karol Modernism

Where others saw dollar signs as soon as they walked into this modest-size midcentury home in Palm Springs, Bulldog Investment and Development saw opportunity for reinvention.

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Our Town

Celebrated photographer Tim Street-Porter documents both the familiar and the underappreciated in a new 
book, Palm Springs: 
A Modernist 
Paradise.

Site Staff Modernism

Celebrated photographer Tim Street-Porter documents both the familiar and the underappreciated in a new 
book, Palm Springs: 
A Modernist 
Paradise.

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Man of Steel

Kent Black Modernism

Architect Donald Wexler designed the steel homes composed primarily of glass, steel, and concrete — materials relatively impervious to the Palm Springs’ destructive elements.

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Man about Town

Charles Phoenix promotes Palm Springs wherever he goes, and he's a fixture at Modernism Week.

Janice Kleinshmidt Modernism

Charles Phoenix knows the intricacies of desert lore better than many residents, which comes in handy when he serves as a double-decker bus tour guide during Modernism Week.