Leo Marmol, FAIA, and Mayer Rus, West Coast Editor of Architectural Digest, discuss Modernism and health in a virtual conversation hosted by Flexform SF/LA. Leo and Mayer will talk about the evolution of indoor/outdoor culture, what it means today, and strategies for living wisely, comfortably, and beautifully. Part of San Francisco Design Week, the event takes place Tuesday, June 23, from 5:00 – 6:00 PM PDT. Learn more and register here.
Join us for the Los Angeles launch of our new book, SITE: Marmol Radziner in the Landscape (Princeton Architectural Press), on Saturday, November 9, from 4-6 PM at Arcana: Books on the Arts. Leo Marmol and Ron Radziner will discuss SITE with Architectural Digest West Coast Editor Mayer Rus and sign books afterward. No RSVP required.
Ron Radziner will participate in a Flexform panel discussion about the successful union of home and landscape on Thursday, October 17. Ron joins leading design experts Judy Kameon (Principal, Elysian Landscapes), David Godshall (Principal, Terremoto), and Roman Alonso (Principal, Commune) in a conversation moderated by Architectural Digest West Coast Editor Mayer Rus. More information here.
Our new book, SITE: Marmol Radziner in the Landscape (Princeton Architectural Press) celebrates the interweaving of nature and architecture across two decades of work. With a foreword by Mona Simpson, the book focuses on nineteen homes in relation to their site: canyon, desert, urban, and woodland. Creative direction and book design by Robin Cottle. Available in bookstores September 17. More information here.
The Mojave Desert Land Trust has appointed Design Partner Ron Radziner to its board of directors. The Mojave Desert Land Trust is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the mission to protect and care for lands with natural, scenic, and cultural value within the Mojave Desert. Read the press release here. Photo courtesy Mojave Desert Land Trust.
Our reproductions of R.M. Schindler’s Kings Road Group furniture will be on view as part of the MAK Center’s exhibit “Pin-up: A Designed Tribute to Schindler’s L.A.” The exhibit is by appointment only at the Fitzpatrick-Leland House in Laurel Canyon, January 11 – February 11, 2018. More information here.
Leo Marmol, FAIA, will speak at the day-long “Desert Constellations: Art and Mythologies” symposium held at the Palm Springs Art Museum Annenberg Theater on March 11, 2017. This collaborative event with Desert X will discuss the history and influences of desert environment on arts and culture. More information here.
Leo Marmol, FAIA, will participate in the panel “Midcentury for the 21st Century: Creating and Maintaining an Iconic Style” at the Palm Springs Art Museum Annenberg Theater on February 19, 2017. Leo will join ELLE Decor Editor in Chief Michael Boodro and author/historian Steven Price. Purchase tickets here.
Leo Marmol, FAIA, will participate in the panel “Sheltering Art” at Flexform SF on September 28, 2016. Leo will join architects Joshua Aidlin and Mark Jensen in a discussion, moderated by San Francisco Cottages & Gardens Editor-in-Chief Alisa Carroll, about designing spaces for art. Visit Flexform SF.
Kronish House has received an Honor Award in the residential category of the 2016 American Society of Landscape Architects Professional Awards. Read more.
Kronish House received an award in the preservation category of the Los Angeles Business Council’s 46th annual Los Angeles Architectural Awards. Read more.
The Kaufmann House is featured in the free exhibition “Before and After Fallingwater: Benno Jannsen’s and Richard Neutra’s Houses for the Kaufmanns,” open through January 2017. Read more.