A Retro Design Dream House.

Feel like moving to Sydney? This iconic 80's house is now on the market. The property, also known as the White House, was designed and built by architect Peter Stronach of AllenJack+Cottier in 1987. It was purchased by ABC radio presenter Phillip Adams three years after completion, and he has lived there with his wife for almost 30 years. It was originally designed as a bachelor pad, but when Adams bought the place he converted it for family living. The house was originally sold for almost $1 million Australian dollars, and is now valued at almost $6 million. The twisted yellow staircase and … [Read more...]

Gio Ponti | Villa Planchart

This home just makes me happy.  In the early 50's the wealthy Venezuelans, Armando and Anala Planchart, begged the legendary Gio Ponti to design their home overlooking Caracas. Ponti designed both the house and it's furnishings! How awesome is the striped yellow ceiling?? And that floor! Excuse my french, but this is the shit. The yellow kitchen reminds me of the kitchen in the Modern 70's Retreat that I shot, doesn't it?  Hope this brightens your day! … [Read more...]