Los Angeles Architecture and Design

Browse Dwell stories about modern homes, design, and architecture in and around Los Angeles, CA.

A 1940s Beach Home Is Restored Into a Gorgeous Clubhouse in L.A.
A 1940s Beach Home Is Restored Into a Gorgeous Clubhouse in L.A.
Sited in a historic Venice Beach Craftsman, Habitas is a new exclusive clubhouse that marries the past with the present.
 - a month ago
Own This Sustainably Designed Malibu Beach House For $5.7M
Own This Sustainably Designed Malibu Beach House For $5.7M
Sited on one of the last undeveloped oceanfront lots along the Pacific Coast Highway, House Noir creatively addresses the issue of building near the sea in the face of climate...
 - 3 days ago
A 1958 Midcentury With Stunning L.A. Views Lists For $2.2M
A 1958 Midcentury With Stunning L.A. Views Lists For $2.2M
On the market for the first time in 10 years, this classic midcentury home was architect Ray Kappe's first commission.
 - 3 days ago
The Beloved Brady Bunch House Hits the Market at $1.89M
The Beloved Brady Bunch House Hits the Market at $1.89M
Whether you relive the story of the Brady Bunch or write your own, you'll want to snatch up this cultural icon of American television.
 - 15 days ago
Three Generations Fit Under One Roof After a Modern Renovation in Southern California
Three Generations Fit Under One Roof After a Modern Renovation in Southern California
A Los Angeles bungalow keeps its roots while growing to accommodate family.
 - 22 days ago
Own This Spacious Spanish Revival Home in L.A. For $2.95M
Own This Spacious Spanish Revival Home in L.A. For $2.95M
Sitting on a massive double lot, this revamped 1920s abode is the largest estate in L.A.'s Carthay Circle.
 - a month ago
A Widely Published Midcentury in L.A. Hits the Market at $6.9M
A Widely Published Midcentury in L.A. Hits the Market at $6.9M
Designed by Buff & Hensman and famously photographed by Julius Shulman, this iconic midcentury radiates recognition and style.
 - a month ago
Wilt Chamberlain's Former Bel Air Bachelor Pad Is Listed For $18.9M
Wilt Chamberlain's Former Bel Air Bachelor Pad Is Listed For $18.9M
Here's your chance to own one of the best examples of Brutalist architecture in Los Angeles.
 - a month ago
Step Inside Will Arnett’s Prefab-Hybrid Home
Step Inside Will Arnett’s Prefab-Hybrid Home
The Hollywood actor turns to his unofficial design guru when creating a custom-prefab hideaway in the hills above Los Angeles.
 - 3 months ago
A Cramped Midcentury Bungalow Gets a Luminous New Addition
A Cramped Midcentury Bungalow Gets a Luminous New Addition
Edward Ogosta Architecture renovates and extends a Californian dwelling, creating a breezy, light-filled home for a family of five.
 - 2 months ago
Snatch Eva Longoria's Secluded Hollywood Compound For $11M
Snatch Eva Longoria's Secluded Hollywood Compound For $11M
Eva Longoria, who recently added "new mom" to her long list of credits, has recently listed her gorgeous Hollywood compound on the market.
 - 2 months ago
Craig Ellwood's Iconic Smith House in L.A. Is Listed For $3M
Craig Ellwood's Iconic Smith House in L.A. Is Listed For $3M
Here is your chance to live in an iconic work of art.
 - 2 months ago
A Southern Californian Midcentury With Japanese Influences Asks $3.13M
A Southern Californian Midcentury With Japanese Influences Asks $3.13M
Floor-to-ceiling windows allow light and garden views to saturate this post-and-beam midcentury in Pasadena, California.
 - 3 months ago
The Doors Guitarist Robby Krieger's Restored L.A. Midcentury Asks $14M
The Doors Guitarist Robby Krieger's Restored L.A. Midcentury Asks $14M
Boasting an impressive rock and roll pedigree, this revamped midcentury home in Bel Air is shaped like a hexagon.
 - 3 months ago
Live Large in This Marmol Radziner–Designed Home That's Asking $16.9M
Live Large in This Marmol Radziner–Designed Home That's Asking $16.9M
The acclaimed firm builds a bright, modern residence that boasts green roofs, a movie theater, a gym, a pair of guest suites, and a 1,000-bottle wine cellar.
 - 4 months ago
Explore the Japanese-Style Home of Two L.A. Tastemakers
Explore the Japanese-Style Home of Two L.A. Tastemakers
The owners of a beloved housewares boutique upsize and remodel their home in Venice.
 - 3 months ago
Mad Men Producer Puts His Pasadena Midcentury Up For Auction Starting at $1.7M
Mad Men Producer Puts His Pasadena Midcentury Up For Auction Starting at $1.7M
The newly remodeled home of producer and director Scott Hornbacher goes on bid Saturday, May 19th, and we have a feeling the auction won't last long.
 - 3 months ago
An Updated Spanish-Style Abode with an Artist Studio Hits the Market at $1.1M in L.A.
An Updated Spanish-Style Abode with an Artist Studio Hits the Market at $1.1M in L.A.
With over 2,100-square-feet of sun-filled living space, this charming abode is seeking a new owner.
 - 3 months ago
An Original Venice Craftsman With a Primetime Pedigree Is Listed For $2.75M
An Original Venice Craftsman With a Primetime Pedigree Is Listed For $2.75M
If this classic beach bungalow looks familiar, it's probably because you have seen it on TV.
 - 4 months ago
Case Study House #18 in L.A. Hits the Market at $10M and Includes Plans From Tom Kundig
Case Study House #18 in L.A. Hits the Market at $10M and Includes Plans From Tom Kundig
For $10,000,000, the new owner will receive the historic midcentury home, along with architectural plans for a separate structure by Tom Kundig.
 - 4 months ago
Own a Charismatic L.A. Midcentury Designed by Rudolph Schindler For $1.8M
Own a Charismatic L.A. Midcentury Designed by Rudolph Schindler For $1.8M
Bright and inviting, the Schlessinger House in Los Feliz was one of iconic midcentury architect Rudolph Schindler's last commissions.
 - 4 months ago
Rooney Mara Asks $3.45M For a Restored Midcentury Stunner in L.A.
Rooney Mara Asks $3.45M For a Restored Midcentury Stunner in L.A.
Tucked away in Los Feliz, the steel-and-glass residence of the Academy Award-nominated actress offers breathtaking city views.
 - 4 months ago
Composer Paul Buckmaster's Midcentury Gem Asks $1.39M
Composer Paul Buckmaster's Midcentury Gem Asks $1.39M
The luminous home of late composer Paul Buckmaster—whose arrangements were instrumental to artists like David Bowie, Elton John, and the Rolling Stones—is on the market in Los...
 - 5 months ago
Elvis Presley’s Former L.A. Midcentury Is Now a Swoon-Worthy Design Showroom
Elvis Presley’s Former L.A. Midcentury Is Now a Swoon-Worthy Design Showroom
A midcentury modern owned by the King of Rock and Roll is now home to the "anti-retail" outpost of design gallery The Future Perfect.
 - 5 months ago
A Venice Beach Abode Becomes a Chic Coliving Space Where Everything's For Sale
A Venice Beach Abode Becomes a Chic Coliving Space Where Everything's For Sale
Two forward-thinking companies collaborate on a project to transform an unassuming L.A. property into a blend of retail, work, and relaxation.
 - 5 months ago
A Private California Compound Hits the Market at $5M
A Private California Compound Hits the Market at $5M
Comprised of a stunning grand estate, as well as a reinvented pool/guest house, this expansive private compound in Pasadena is seeking a new owner.
 - 5 months ago
Moby Lists His Newly Renovated Los Feliz Manor For $4.5M
Moby Lists His Newly Renovated Los Feliz Manor For $4.5M
After completing a stunning minimalist renovation, Moby puts one of his Los Feliz homes on the market.
 - 5 months ago
A Restored Midcentury Jewel by Richard Neutra Hits the Market at $13.5M
A Restored Midcentury Jewel by Richard Neutra Hits the Market at $13.5M
Originally built in 1954, the Hammerman House in L.A. underwent a thoughtful renovation by Neutra scholar and architect John Bertram.
 - 5 months ago
Red Hot Chili Peppers Frontman Anthony Kiedis' Former L.A. Abode Asks $3.2M
Red Hot Chili Peppers Frontman Anthony Kiedis' Former L.A. Abode Asks $3.2M
Perched on a ridge, the renovated dwelling is full of clean lines and emphasizes indoor/outdoor living.
 - 5 months ago
A 1920s Office Space Is Transformed Into a Polished Penthouse
A 1920s Office Space Is Transformed Into a Polished Penthouse
Industrial elements are combined with vintage furniture and a minimalist color scheme to create a layered, atmospheric loft home and office.
 - 5 months ago