Architects

  • The Chemosphere: Built for $140,000 in 1960, the 2,200-square-foot octagonal one-story is perhaps Lautner's most recognizable structure. It starred in the 1964 episode "The Duplicate Man"…   See the Image

  • Sheats-Goldstein House: The Big Lebowski (1998), Bandits (2000) and Charlie's Angeles: Full Throttle (2003) each used this photogenic location. Built between 1961 and 1963 in a style described as…   See the Image

  • Schaffer House: Another Living Room. Built in 1949, the midcentury clear-heart redwood, glass and red brick home embraced by oak trees showcases Lautner's mastery of indoor-outdoor living in the…   See the Image

  • Schaffer House: Built in 1949, the midcentury clear-heart redwood, glass and red brick home embraced by oak trees showcases Lautner's mastery of indoor-outdoor living in the Southern California. Used…   See the Image

  • Garcia House: Built on Point Dume in 1972, this 3,650-square-foot post-and-beam Malibu hide-away is on a secluded acre of land. It's simply gorgeous, with sandstone floors (heated!),…   See the Image

  • El Rod House: It's the most famous bachelor pad in the world, the Palm Springs spread that made Ian Fleming's James Bond the envy of married men and the object of female fantasy as portrayed by Sean…   See the Image

  • Architect Magazine's 61th annual Progressive Architecture Awards had some mind-bending unbuilt designs, from a 3-D honeycomb department store in Mexico City (take a look at this in the gallery), to a…   Read the Blog

  • Each year, Architect Magazine names Best-of- the-Best of the unbuilt projects for its Progressive Architecture Awards. Here's a look at 7 ingenious designs.   See the Gallery

  • It's happened and it's real. After a global search, a contentious West Coast-Third Coast battle for the proposed $1 billion project, Chicago captured the prestigious Lucas Museum of…   Read the Blog

  • MAD Architects in Beijing and Studio Gang in Chicago were chosen as the design duo for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, a $1 billion museum to be built in Chicago. Take a look at some of the…   See the Gallery