The original homeowners—noted Los Angeles contemporary art collectors Edwin Janss Jr. and his wife Ann—commissioned architect Frank Gehry, FAIA, to design the original HideOut home in the 1970s. Although Gehry’s vision wasn’t fully realized, it’s considered to be his first single‐family project.
Dan Brunn Architecture
Dan Brunn Architecture designs and develops commercial and residential projects worldwide. Formed in 2005, DBA prides itself on crafting architecture that respects the site and provokes a sensuous interaction with the environment. DBA focuses on purposeful modernism that heightens the user’s understanding and connection with the space. Every project DBA creates is dedicated to clean modernism, where function is purposeful and aesthetic becomes inherent. The synergy of the two creates unique, timeless and truly experiential spaces. The studio is based in Los Angeles.
The Diplomat apartment is a private home designed by Los Angeles-based Dan Brunn Architecture. The architect’s description: Since the owners moved from a 7,000-square-foot house to this 2,400-square-foot apartment, it was crucial for Dan Brunn Architecture to maximize open areas to adhere a large-scale feeling. Horizontality, an open floor plan, and unified materials work together to […]