Before & After: A New Orleans Midcentury Undergoes a 20-Year Makeover

Architect Wayne Troyer of studioWTA has dedicated some two decades to sprucing up this midcentury ranch house in the Lower Garden District.
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"The most important thing I learned was patience," Wayne Troyer, the design director at studioWTA, says when he thinks back on the work that’s been done on his midcentury ranch house in the historic Lower Garden District of New Orleans. 

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Kelly Dawson
Kelly Dawson is a writer in Los Angeles who has been contributing to Dwell's print and online publications since 2015. Follow her on Instagram @kellydawsonwrites.


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