• Animal HouseHarold Ramis, the comedic actor, director and writer who passed away on Feb. 24, 2014, began his much-lauded film career after leaving Second City Television in the late '70s. In 1978,…   Read the Blog

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week: Siva House Patio

    You can hardly hear the words 'Palm Springs' without envisioning Frank Sinatra sipping cocktails with Ava Gardner and the rest of the Rat Pack. Or perhaps Bob Hope and Dinah Shore swinging their…   Read the Blog

  • Rosalyn’s House in ‘American Hustle’

    A hot Oscar contender is David O. Russell’s American Hustle (available on DVD and Blu-ray March 18), a fictional film set in the mesmerizing world of one of the most surprising scandals of the…   Read the Blog

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week: Skuris/DeCancio House Living Room

    Once a year, the swinging era is celebrated with fabulous displays of midcentury design, architecture, art and culture. Check out some of our favorite houses and exhibitors featured during this…   See the Gallery

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week: Skuris/DeCancio House Living Room

    The Skuris/DeCancio House was renovated in 2006-2007 by architect and designer Philip DeCancio, one of the current homeowners. He was careful to preserve the home's midcentury modern…   See the Image

  • Palm Springs Modernim Week: Skuris/DeCancio House

    The Skuris/DeCancio House, originally designed by Stan Sackley in 1987, has been another popular stop on one of several Palm Springs Modernism Week home tours. It's the perfect…   See the Image

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week: Skuris/DeCancio House Bathroom

    Even the bathrooms in the Skuris/DeCancio House have that midcentury modern feel, thanks to careful renovation by architect and designer Philip DeCancio, one of the current homeowners.   See the Image

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week: Siva House Pool

    Popular mid-modernist architect Albert Frey designed additions to the Siva House, including the infinity pool, one of the first of its kind in the desert.   See the Image

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week: Siva House Patio

    The Siva House, designed in 1959 by Hugh M. Kaptur, is a popular stop on one of several home tours that take you behind closed doors of private homes that exemplify midcentury modern design, during…   See the Image

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week: Siva House Interior

    Siva House owners Mark and Liz Ostoich, collectors at heart, have cobbled together a home popping with midcentury furnishings and art. They've been known to open their home to period enthusiasts…   See the Image