—forms one of five Bluff houses, standing high above the ocean.
The brief was to create a low-budget home for a young family, with just two bedrooms, but offering the possibility of expansion as time went by (which did in fact transpire; additional Neutra-designed wings were later built).
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In fact, many world-renowned libraries and magazines are now working to digitize important parts of their collection, while a number of online organizations have sprung up with missions to improve access to information.Neutra employed the same indoor-outdoor philosophy that can be seen at work in his unbuilt Alpha and Omega houses, using large sliding glass doors to create light and a visual sense of space, as well as ensuring that the house physically opened up to, as he put it, “borrow space from the outdoors.” With this sunny Californian ocean-view setting, it made perfect sense to use the back garden and terrace as living and dining room.Case Study program, Whitney Smith, like Richard Neutra, prioritized the connection to outdoor space.The region with its lush green vegetation invites swimming, barbecuing, horse riding and other such outdoor activities.For those of us that aren’t based out of a university—and even for many who are—finding research resources that cover the topic you're interested in can be a challenge.In 1951, Mies van der Rohe designed the Core House, a participative design structure which could be completed by its inhabitants.This flexible model challenged certain architectural concepts, explored new industrial technologies, and proposed a modular system to improve the quality and affordability of housing.The location in which Case Study House #24 was to be constructed was once a part of the Rolling Hills Ranch, the area which is now popularly known as San Fernando Valley.The design of the house started with the surrounding environment, which is richly brought out in the architectural drawings by the architects.Between 19, the Case Study Houses program, following the Weißenhof-siedlung exposition, commissioned a study of economic, easy-to-build houses.The study included the creation of 36 prototypes that were to be built leading up to post-war residential development.