Collection by Jonathan Simcoe

Mid Modern


Modern design from the mid-20th Century.

To show scale of the Flatstone Carlee Straight Home. Size of paper 8.5 x 11inches.
Freeman House, 1966. Architect, Gunnar Birkerts.
Alcoa Care Free Home, 1957. Architect, Charles Goodman. Illustration by Michael Nÿkamp of mkn design.
Risom House, 1967. Architect, Jens Risom.
Flatstone Carlee Straight Home, 1959. Architects, Obryen & Knapp for Albert Builders.
Alvar Aalto's Pacific Northwest Gem
Nestled quietly on a bluff amidst flat farmlands and late-1800s German heritage is the Mount Angel Abbey.
The Midcentury Spirit is Alive and Well in This Hudson Valley Escape
Seeking an escape from bustling city life, a Manhattan couple embarks on a renovation in the verdant Hudson Valley.
Dow Chemical put Midland on the map, but architect and local scion Alden B. Dow made it the most modern town in...
The drafting room is austere, though well lit and full of impressive joinery.
Marin County Civic Center (1957, San Rafael, California).
Distinguished as the only home in Houston designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, this masterpiece is an art collector's...
Reopening Friday, February 13th, 2015: For one night only, the City of Los Angeles and the Barnsdall Art Park...
Hollyhock House (1918, Los Angeles, California).
Taliesin West (1938, Scottsdale, Arizona).
After a two year long renovation, the Frank Lloyd Wright’s Emil Bach House will soon be open to the public.
Fallingwater (1935, Mill Run, Pennsylvania).
This view of the back of the Dow Home gives a much better sense of the scope of the place and how inviting the...
Here's an interior of the Ashmun house with its floating mezzanine and ample natural light.
The Dow Test House (Carras House).
The Whitman House.