Tuesday, 18 October 2016

‘Kallis-Sharlin Residence,’ by Rudolph Schindler

 

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Austrian architect Rudolph Schindler worked briefly with Frank Lloyd Wright in Los Angeles before breaking out on his own. Immediately after the war, in 1946, in a postwar California still with many shortages, he built this inexpensive home for artist Mischa Kallis (1903-1987) – a one bedroom House for an Artist with studio and living on one level, with guest area below and garage and entry above.

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The architect’s ‘Schindler Frame’ frees up the walls above head height for light and sun through clerestories, and to flexibly mould the ceiling spaces.

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Pasado a JPG por Urbipedia desde archivo PDF 
Origen : http://descartes.upc.es/historiaenobres/index.php?idioma=es

The house was renovated since construction to add a new public space between house and studio, which is now the master bedroom – and it is now for sale!

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[Pics by Tom Zasadzinski/Cal Poly Pomona/LA Times, Architecture for Sale, Urbipedia)

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