Bungalow

Palmer & Krisel, midcentury modern architecture

December 11, 2009

Palmer & Krisel, midcentury modern architecture

These midcentury modern houses are by the famed Los Angeles architectural firm Palmer & Krisel, which has built a phenomenal number of iconic houses in this style in California and Nevada.

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Now that it’s November this is known as a “fall pumpkin carving.”

November 4, 2009

Now that it’s November this is known as a “fall pumpkin carving.”

Hallowe’en is over but this fantastic Japanese raccoon figure survives. I wish it could stay there all winter. It was seen at this cool little bungalow – brick, which is unusual for Vancouver – a block away from the studio.

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In Every Dreamhome A Heartache

April 17, 2009

In Every Dreamhome A Heartache

For those who aren’t familiar with the song In Every Dreamhome A Heartache, it appeared on the 1973 Roxy Music album For Your Pleasure. See here for a live performance featuring Brian Eno on keyboards, looking like a sick Ziggy Stardust, and Andy Mackay wearing some quite amazing blistered spaceman pants in green satin.

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