kirk douglas house palm springs

Path of Glory

The Wexler & Harrison-designed Kirk Douglas Residence undergoes a thoughtful renovation by friends of the family.

Emily Chavous Current PSL, Home & Design, Real Estate

Designed in 1954 by Donald Wexler and Richard Harrison, the Kirk Douglas Residence sits on three-quarters of an acre in Palm Springs’ storied Old Las Palmas neighborhood. PHOTOGRAPHS BY DAN CHAVKIN Michael Budman was thumbing through the day’s edition of New York Post when he learned of the sale. “Own Kirk Douglas’ former Palm Springs pad for $3.4M,” the Page


Desert Dreamers 7: The Architects

Their works continue to awe and inspire, and the group is adding members.

Kent Black History

This edition of Desert Dreamers focuses on the Palm Springs architects whose works continue to awe and inspire, and continues to add new members thanks to a resurgent interest in modernism over the last two decades.