Category Archives: FLORIDA

Florida Art-chitecture

Sometimes I forget architecture is not all 19th century row houses and cedar-shingled beach cottages. Then I see something like Paul Rudolph’s astounding 1959-61 residence for Arthur Milam (who still lives there), and remember. The Milam house is the centerpiece … Continue reading

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You gotta see this!

In 1975, inspired by ancient American Indian mounds and prehistoric earthworks, the renowned modernist architect William Morgan carved the Dune House into the sand outside Jacksonville, Florida.  Now it’s for sale for $1.85 million. Two Florida realtors, Tansy Moon and … Continue reading

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Rent a bonafide modernist icon

This one is for the architectural adventurists: an experimental structure designed in 1950 by Paul Rudolph and Ralph Twitchell, on Siesta Key near Sarasota, FL. Small (800 sq. ft.) and strange(but very cool!)-looking, the Cocoon/Healy Guest House (click link for … Continue reading

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