43,077 midcentury modern Exterior Design Photos

Bernard Andre Photography
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portfolio
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Modern U for is this Ur church?
the times.A fascinating side note to midcentury modern architecture is that Palm Springs hosts an annual modernism week each year in February that draws enthusiasts from around the world. The week includes parties, exhibits, lectures and tours of important modern houses.
Next came midcentury modern. As you look at midecentury interiors and exteriors and objects, you'll see those curves and lines in action.
“tall plants” — ridysimba
Sarah Greenman
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Dallas, TX: Stolp
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We just bought a mid-century modern ranch in Fort Worth, and after spending years in a craftsman bungalow, we're trying to educate ourselves on what constitutes mid-century modern design. I would love to know where you bought the hardware on the front
backplate and metal kickplate differentiate this one, as does its being paired with a slate gray exterior.See more: My Houzz: Humor and Kitsch Meet Midcentury Modern
“Love tge door and house color” — marilavergne
Keycon, Inc
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Palo Alto | Eichler Kithchen & Bath Remodel
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concrete block courtyard, a classic mid-century modern design/function element
program begun in 1945 in Southern California, and out of mid-20th-century developments built by Joseph Eichler. Case Study architects embraced the modern movement, in which all precedents were eschewed in favor of minimalism and efficiency, akin to International style. Eichler employed several arc
California Contemporary/Midcentury ModernThis style developed primarily out of the Case Study House program begun in 1945 in Southern California, and out of mid-20th-century developments built by Joseph Eichler. Case Study architects embraced the modern movement, in which all precedents were eschewed
plans and seamless relationships with the outdoors. In the 1950s and 1960s, the Alexander Construction Company filled Palm Springs with sexy and unique modern-style vacation homes that established a flourishing and trendy desert oasis. Though there were several different roof forms used in contemporary styles
“Door color” — dbohren
BUNNYFiSH studio
Anderson Residence
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Vegas midcentury modern neighborhoods McNeil. The house is the current home of Ian Anderson the local Herman Miller dealer and Shanna Anderson of Leeland furniture family. When Ian first introduced CSPA studio to the project it was burned down house. Turns out that the house is a 1960 midcentury modern
was raised in order to accommodate a forced air mechanical system, but care was taken to keep the lines long and low (appearing) to match the midcentury modern style. The House is an H-shape. Typically houses of this time period would have small rooms with long narrow hallways. However in this case with
Palacios wanted to be bold with the exterior paint color “but not funky,” he says. “A lot of people in Vegas are confused on what color these midcentury modern homes were, which were dark, strong grays, browns and blues, and instead paint them yellow, green or purple. We went through a lot of color schemes
“wood fence” — tneff24
Steinbomer, Bramwell & Vrazel Architects
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Tarrytown Residence
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Still looks modern. Accent lighting. Clean landscaping.
great image of mid century modern
love the mid century moderns style and dramatic lighting
Along. Modestly sized, mid-century modern homes were often light, thin and screen-like and would only gently touch the earth. More often than not these homes had an impermanent quality that belies their intrinsic ability to do more with less.
The most obvious answer is that modern residential architecture
otherwise uninteresting elements in midcentury architecture. Notice the screen applied to this Texas house. This simple element extends a living space and gives the exterior visual interest.
architecture should be adorned with modern art, especially abstract or nonfigurative art. This trio of Constantin Brancusi–esque sculptures mingles with the trees and stands out against the plain walls of the residence.
“Classy” — ridgbmin2
Klopf Architecture
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32. Small 1950s Eichler Expansion
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color note trim for mid century modern look
oranges and greens for a midcentury modern home or stick to basic white trim and black accents for a more traditional house. See: When to Paint Your Home Gray
Joseph Eichler developed a fascination with architecture after living in a home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. (Modern architecture somehow all
crimson to dark burgundy, so try a few swatches first to see how it looks at different times of the day. Here, a white trim adds extra impact to the modern exterior.
“red door” — dulce513
Renewal Design-Build
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Druid Hills Mid Century Modern
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modern entry with stone, steel and stucco.
mid-century modern front door
the homeowners and gives a hint of the interior color scheme. The rafter tails protruding just past the overhang and the stacked stone nod to midcentury modern style. Door: Crestview; stone: Tennessee Crab Orchard Strip Rubble Veneer
Druid Hills Mid Century Modern
Modern architecture...century modern...modern door...modern stairway
“door color” — momasa1127
Michelle
Our 1954 Mid Century Ranch Home, Napa, CA
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Rain chains instead of gutters. Midcentury homes did not use as many gutters
Going gutter free. Midcentury modern homes are usually defined by the lines of their roofs and beams, making gutters unwelcome details. Rain chains (preferably connected to dry wells or planting areas to keep water onsite) can be a handsome way to direct rainwater.
“Planter” — marilavergne
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