Collection by Luke Hopping

47+ Midcentury Modern Homes Across America

Like
Comment
Share

From preserved time capsules to updated masterworks, these homes share one thing in common (other than a healthy appreciation for the Eameses): the conviction that the ’40s, ’50s, and ’60s were the pinnacle of American design. For more on midcentury houses go here: dwell.com/discover/...

A white brick wall provides visual and material contrast to warm wood elements throughout the home.
The first commissioned work...
Thankfully, the house came with many of its furnishings, including a 1940s Florence Knoll sofa, an Elliptical table by...
A walnut-topped table and Womb chair, both by Eero Saarinen for Knoll, offer a cozy spot for reading.
The carport leads to the entrance.
Speaking to his original design, architect Saul Zaik says, “We were really just building boxes with a bunch of windows...
The living room features two side chairs and an end table by Edward Wormley for Dunbar and a bronze screen designed by...
Ipe paneling and concrete floors continue into the living area, where a photograph by Scott McFarland hangs above the...
Lockyer added native desert plants to a courtyard near the garage.
Seen from the guesthouse, the new home touches every corner of the property without overwhelming its natural beauty.
Architect Sean Lockyer designed a 5,760-square-foot concrete, stucco, and ipe home for a couple and their three...
Set high in Crestwood Hills, Richard Neutra’s 1956 Adler House underwent a faithful restoration by Tyler and Margaret...
A painting by Karl Benjamin hangs in the dining area beyond.
With four children under the age of six, the Ruells have learned not to be overprotective of their collection of...
A good dose of Barragán—turned a dark and beleaguered mid-century house into a family home for the ages.
A tub zone lined in redwood connects to the master bedroom, which is furnished with a vintage Sergio Rodrigues lounge...
Delighted with the result, they requested additional structures, including a pool house with a dining area that opens...
Katherine Lambert, a partner at Metropolitan Architectural Practice (MAP), and her business associate Christiane...
Everybody loves feedback. Be the first to add a comment.
The author will be notified whenever new comments are added.

Get a Daily Dose of Design

Sign up for the Dwell Daily Newsletter and never miss our new features, photos, home tours, stories, and more.