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Florida House by Gene Leedy

May 27, 2009

Florida House by Gene Leedy

This midcentury modern house is for sale – or was – according to the Paul Rudolph Foundation website, which links to this great set of photos from ECOHUSET on Flickr.  

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April Tidey

April 20, 2009

April Tidey

This tiny sample of photos is from the new website of Vancouver interior designer April Tidey. They include shots of her own amazing loft in Gastown, one of Vancouver’s oldest neighbourhoods.

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It’s Spring, Let’s Go Outside!

April 11, 2009

It’s Spring, Let’s Go Outside!

These are all, as usual, from The Practical Encyclopedia of Good Decorating and Home Improvement, Greystone Press, 1970. I love the photo of the little garden house with the abstract geometric painting, above, and the book actually includes plans for it (click at bottom).

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BC Binning house, in photographic works by artist Arni Haraldsson

December 21, 2008

BC Binning house, in photographic works by artist Arni Haraldsson


Vancouver artist Arni Haraldsson, known for his photographic studies of modernist architecture and his research on Corbusier, produced these three photographs of the house of another artist, BC Binning, in 1994.

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