Mid-Century Home

By Marco G. | MidCenturyHome.com is the online magazine dedicated to Modernist architecture and Mid-century Modern design. Here, you will find our selection of mid-century homes that we hope will inspire and delight you.With this selection of iconic homes built across the globe we aim to bring you the most refined mid-century homes and architecture.

This Original Mid-Century Residence by Robert Skinner is a Triumph

There’s a nice order to this original mid-century house. Built in 1962 by Robert Skinner, and located in a sleepy cul-de-sac in Trousdale Estates, …

3 Modern Houses With a Strong Modernist Footprint

Over the years many have cast doubt on the merits of modernist architecture. Yet its success is all but confirmed in newly built homes, which …

Architecture

Mid-Century Modern Remodel in Sacramento

This new-build in Sacramento represents another thoughtful project by Klopf Architecture, this time in collaboration with Van Gelder Construction. …

This Deserd House Grows Up Of The Ground: The Edris House

Mr. Roberts is the owner of one of the most beautiful Mid-century desert houses that we have ever seen: the Edris House designed by architect E. …

Richard Neutra’s Unassuming Freedman House Newly-Renovated

Richard Neutra’s Freedman House is a true icon. Built in in 1949 for the screenwriting couple Nancy and Benedict Freedman, it makes for an …

This Beverly Hills Platform House is Full of Charm

This space-age house above Coldwater Canyon, Beverly Hills, slowly reveals its charm like a flower in bloom.<p>Starting with a relatively modest …

The Most Playful Modernist House We Have Ever Seen

The Casa Olga Baeta is undoubtedly one of the more playful modernist homes we have encountered. Originally built in 1957 and located in the Brazilian …

Architecture

Clear Architects’ Renovates a Mid-Century House in Ducketts Mead

Clear Architects’ recent renovation project of a mid-century house at Ducketts Mead, is as neat as you like. Located in Essex, UK, the update was …

Design

California Romanza in Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House

The Hollyhock House is architect Frank Lloyd Wright in full monumental mode. This is perhaps no surprise given it was his first project in Los …

Architecture

Frank Lloyd Wright's Penfield House Displays Unmistakable Genius

The Penfield House was built for the painter Louis Penfield. Penfield was a tall man, fortunate for him the architect who built the house in 1955, …

Architecture

Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona: the Norman Lykes House

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Norman Lykes House is an excellent example of the architect’s technical prowess. Situated in Phoenix, Arizona, it was designed …

Architecture

3 Mid-Century Eichler Homes Renovations Blend Old and New

Considering the persistent appeal of Joseph Eichler’s original homes, it’s no surprise that many have undergone renovations to bring them into the …

Architecture

A Lovely Eichler Renovation in San Carlos, CA, by Klopf Architecture

This original mid-century Eichler house in San Carlos, California, benefits from a host of bright ideas. Following decades in which its reclusive …

Eichler House renovation by Klopf Architecture

This classic Eichler house looks like it was built last year. Renovated by Klopf Architecture, in partnership with Growsgreen Landscape Design, …

A Recent Update Makes this Eichler House Even Better

For an original Eichler this home looks remarkably new, and remarkably unique. Property of Usha and Mike Kreaden and situated in Sunnyvale, …

Eero Saarinen’s TWA Flight Center

Saarinen’s TWA Flight Center A landmark airport terminal is not the first place that people are likely to look when looking for mid-century design. …

Architecture

William F. Cody’s Mid-Century Modern Hotel in Palm Springs

One block away from downtown Palm Springs, California sits the Del Marcos Hotel – a hotel designed in 1947 by William F. Cody. Cody is considered a …

Jens Risom's Family Retreat Was Ahead of its Time

Last week, on 10 December, prominent Danish-American furniture designer Jens Risom sadly passed away at his home in New Canaan, Connecticut at the …

A Waterfront Modernist Retreat on the San Juan Islands

The Pole Pass retreat is much more than a lake house, and much more than what meets the eye.<p>Densely wooded land crawling along the coasts of the …

The Woman That Revolutionized Scandinavian Design: Grete Jalk

The number of female furniture designers in the post WWII period are few, women in those days were traditionally homemakers and not professionals. …

Furniture

Frank Lloyd Wright's Masterpiece, Fallingwater

Frank Lloyd Wright devoted his life to Organic Architecture, the space within. Following this revolutionary design concept, he created the …

Architecture

For This Eichler In Granada Hills, Time Stands Still

Randy and his family bought this Eichler in Granada Hills, CA, in 1979 and immediately knew this was the one. “The moment we opened the front door …

Architecture

Decorative Concrete Blocks In Mid-Century Modern Homes

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Architecture

John Lautner, The Wolff Residence

John Lautner was famous for designing vibrant and full of life houses. Many of his buildings (the Elrod House and Goldstein Residence above them all) …

Architecture

Casa Viejo by Architect Mathias Klotz

Built in Santiago, Chile, on a site where a 1950s house was, the Viejo House designed by architect Mathias Klotz, has a built area of 700 square …

Architecture

Urban Design: Richard Neutra's Mariners Medical Arts Center

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Architecture

The Frank Lloyd Wright Imperial Hotel in Tokyo

[tie_slideshow]<br>[tie_slide] [/tie_slide]<p>[tie_slide] [/tie_slide]<p>[/tie_slideshow]<p>Frank Lloyd Wright designed over a thousand different structures …

Architecture

A Time Capsule in Adelaide. The Robin Boyd Walkey Residence

Robin Boyd was an internationally acclaimed, visionary Australian architect, writer, educator and social critic. Born in Melbourne in 1919, he was …

Architecture

Finn Juhl: Denmark’s Finest Master Craftsman

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Furniture