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
Richard Neutra and other architects with substantial imprints in the Coachella Valley have provided footing for the desert lifestyle
The Palm Springs Architecture Alliance will hold a virtual event to create design guidelines for the city during Modernism Week Fall Preview.
A groundswell of appreciation for TV set designer-turned-architect James H. McNaughton sheds light on his extraordinary work in Palm Springs.
Architect Steven Ehrlich created a simple and airy Ridge Mountain House that disappears in, and opens to, the San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs.
Albert Frey came to Palm Springs to design a building for the brother of architect A. Lawrence Kocher. The building today is a Class I Historic site.
A vintage Palm Springs home built by the Alexander Construction Company in Vista Las Palmas has come on the market for the first time in over 40 years.
This restored William F. Cody-designed 1961 home will receive landmark designation by the Indian Wells Historic Preservation Foundation.
The California Preservation Foundation will recognize Kaptur Plaza in Palm Springs with its Preservation Design Award for Restoration in October.
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.