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The Kaufmann house was included in caaa list of all-time top 10 houses in Los Angeles, despite its location in Palm Springs, in a Los Angeles Times survey of experts in December Architecture is better explained in images Follow us on Instagram! Thoughtful placement of larger rooms at the end of each wing helps define adjacent outdoor rooms, with circulation occurring both indoors and out.

The house, which originally had m2 in area, had been expanded to nearly m2.

As in his own home, Neutra skillfully dodged the ban on building a second height, eliminating the walls of the roundabout, except for the chimney and the vertical sheets of aluminum. Hasta el 20 de enero de Enter your email address: The decision to build the bedrooms and courtyards a spiral, reveals a specific social order.

The architects decided to also return to the desert garden look it had in times of Neutra. Although both have unprotected glass in the southern part of a home located in the middle of the desert seems crazy, this is because the house was to be used only one month per year, in January.

On the other hand, to take advantage of the small slope of the plot, the house is almost fused with the landscape that surrounds it, because its volumes do not rise too much above the land, almost the entire house is on a single floor, except a small terrace which is accessed from outside.


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Casa Kaufmann

They were able to obtain pieces from the original suppliers of paint and fixtures; they purchased a metal-crimping machine to reproduce the sheet-metal fascia that lined the roof.

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Kufmann of the Architect of the Foundation Caja de Arquitectos: To the west, a kitchen, service spaces, and staff quarters are reached by a covered breezeway. Retrieved 12 July These renovations enclosed a patio, added floral wallpaper to the bedrooms and removed a wall for the addition of a media room; additionally, the roof lines were altered with the addition of air conditioning units.

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After having been significantly amended by its successive owners, current owners of the residence decided to return it to its original state. Is, the presence of patios and porches in housing connects the interior and exterior, so that the desert seems to take part in the same building.

You can find out more or switch them off if you prefer. Large sliding glass doors lead to open spaces, adjacent courtyards, both the richarv room and in the master bedroom that opens to the pool and bronze shades whose attenuated the silvery sheen of the kauvmann. Neutra was commissioned to make a home in the desert of California in the vicinity of Palm Springs, town at the foot of Mount San Jacinto shelter of the great Hollywood stars of the era.

This page was last edited on 22 Februaryat Concept This vacation home was designed to emphasize the desert landscape and its harsh climate.


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Wellcome CollectionLondonUK. Inthe home was rediscovered and purchased by a married couple: Kaufmann Desert House, November It was made famous by the photos by Julius Shulman.

Retrieved from ” https: The garden permeates almost inadvertently throughout the house with smooth oscillations. Your customer Edgar Kaufmann commissioned a few years earlier had another home to Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous Falling Water, where unlike Wright housing wanted a house with lots of light and rlchard light.

Large sliding-glass walls open the living spaces and master bedroom to adjacent patios. There are on this floor contrasts four major wings like almost inadvertently enters the garden with soft oscillations throughout the house ready at right angles. However, the stone is carefully chiseled, both in the original house, for which Neutra trained masons who had worked in Falling Water, who had come Kaufmann, as in the restoration carried out by the new owners by mid in the 90s and lasted five years.

The east wing is connected with the living space of the north wing through a gallery that houses a bedroom suite.

The south wing connects to the public realm and includes a carport and two long, covered walkways. While the house favors an east-west axis, four long, perpendicular wings extend in each cardinal direction from the living areas. The main outdoor rooms are enclosed by a vertical aluminum fins that offer flexible protection against sandstorms and intense heat.