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In Residence: Mark Haddawy

Inside the John Lautner-designed Los Angeles house restored to its original incarnation.

by NOWNESSPublished on : Mar 19, 2020

High up in the Hollywood Hills sits the Lautner Harpel House, an unrivalled example of signature Californian architecture. Since it was built in 1956, the design of architect John Lautner, an apprentice of the legendary Frank Lloyd Wright, the building saw dramatic changes, including a second storey addition and other features deemed ill-fitting to its style.

03 mins watch Inside the house of celebrated architect Mark Haddawy, in Los Angeles, United States | In Residence - Mark Haddawy | NOWNESS | STIRworld
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After acquiring the house in 2006, design restorer and Resurrection Vintage co-founder Mark Haddawy took on the mammoth task of restoring house to its original glory. For this episode of In Residence, Haddawy invites director Victoria Hely-Hutchinson into the expansive, impeccably restored hilltop pad where he talks through the poetic nature of the forensic refurbishment.

Next up, In Residence: Kelly Wearstler

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