Los Angeles Architecture and Design

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

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.
 - a month 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.
 - a month 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.
 - a month 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.
 - 2 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.
 - a month 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.
 - a month 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.
 - 2 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.
 - 2 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.
 - 2 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.
 - 2 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.
 - 2 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...
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 months ago
This Tiny, Icelandic-Inspired Prefab Could Ease the Housing Shortage in Los Angeles
This Tiny, Icelandic-Inspired Prefab Could Ease the Housing Shortage in Los Angeles
Design studio Minarc launches Plús Hús, a tiny prefab dwelling starting at $37,000 that offers an affordable, environmentally conscious housing solution in L.A. and beyond.
 - 4 months ago
A Meticulously Updated Midcentury in L.A. Asks $1.49M
A Meticulously Updated Midcentury in L.A. Asks $1.49M
This 1954 post-and-beam residence in Glendale, California, has undergone a considered renovation by Levitt Halsey Design and award-winning architect David Levitt.
 - 4 months ago
A Rare Lloyd Wright Prairie Home in L.A. Wants $1.35M
A Rare Lloyd Wright Prairie Home in L.A. Wants $1.35M
Designed in collaboration with his famous father, a rare Prairie Style residence by Lloyd Wright is now on the market.
 - 4 months ago
Richard Neutra's Stunning Loring House Is Listed For $5.6M
Richard Neutra's Stunning Loring House Is Listed For $5.6M
Originally designed for famed choreographer Eugene Loring, the Hollywood Hills abode comes with thoughtful additions and a two-bedroom guest house.
 - 5 months ago
Dwell and Dan Brunn Architecture Take an Unconventional Approach With Bridge House
Dwell and Dan Brunn Architecture Take an Unconventional Approach With Bridge House
Embodying innovations in technology, architecture, and lifestyle, the 200-foot-long residence in Hancock Park, Los Angeles will span a brook that runs through the grounds.
 - a year ago