Miller House

J. Irwin Miller Residence
ARCHITECT 

Eero Saarinen

In 1952, the industrialist J. Irwin Miller and his wife, Xenia, commissioned a remarkable modernist triumvirate to create their home in Columbus, Indiana: Eero Saarinen designed the building, Alexander Girard masterminded the interiors, and Dan Kiley handled the landscape architecture. Luckily, the Miller heirs knew they had grown up in a gem, and when their parents passed away, they generously donated the house, along with many of its original furnishings, to the Indianapolis Museum of Art. I have visited my fair share of iconic modern homes, but the moment I walked in, this one felt unique.

Miller House Bookshelf Photo  of Miller House modern home

Miller House Bookshelf

Miller House Sunken Living Room
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Miller House Sunken Living Room

Miller House Kitchen Photo 3 of Miller House modern home

Miller House Kitchen

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Miller House Front Facade

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Miller House Exterior

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