Architecture & Design Dispatch from Palm Springs No. 3

Posted by Paul Kaplan on Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 11:49am.


Welcome to The Paul Kaplan Group's latest architecture & design dispatch from Palm Springs!


Palm Springs Modernism Week is featured in Monocle (take a closer look at this photo to see if you recognize anyone!):

A look at aerial trams across the U.S., including the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, via Curbed:

9 aerial trams in the U.S., from mountaintops to city streets

With urban areas across the U.S. considering proposals for gondolas and cable cars, we loo...

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Palm Desert's pretty-in-pink Marrakesh Country Club is featured in the New York Times:  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/26/fashion/palm-springs-marrakesh-california.html

Breezeblock love via Rita Hello:

Sensational Breeze Block Spaces | Rita Hello

These gloriously decorative concrete blocks have adorned exteriors of homes in the 50’s ...

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Modern Gifts for mom via Design Milk:

10 Modern Gifts to Show Your Mom Some Love - Design Milk

We rounded up 10 modern gifts we think any mother (or human) would love to receive on Moth...

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LA Magazine takes a look inside Sunnylands:

A Look Inside Sunnylands, the Magnificent Mid-Century Estate Near Palm Springs - Los Angeles Magazine

Frank Sinatra, Ronald Reagan, and even Barack Obama have all kicked back at Sunnylands...

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Is 1980s Memphis Design the next big thing?  https://creativemarket.com/blog/trend-alert-1980s-memphis-design 

Fashion and '60s Palm Springs interior design and architecture collide:



The Glamour of Palm Springs Comes to Life in This Season’s Saturated Shades

Photography collective JUCO takes today’s ‘70s-inspired fashions  to the southern-Cali...

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Desert X ends April 30th so this weekend is your last chance to check out the exhibits; article via Paper:



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