Name: Sarah Lorenzen, Associate Professor & Chair, Architecture Department Cal Poly Pomona
Location: 2300 Silver Lake Blvd. (main house) - Los Angeles, CA
Size: 1,100 sq. ft (garden house) / 2,300 sq. ft. (main house)
Years lived in: 5 years
Hidden behind a sentry of towering decades-old eucalyptus trees, Richard Neutra's VDL Research House was designed as his very own experimental live-work residence in 1932. Behind the foliage curtain, a gradual process of renewal has been unfolding, thanks to the efforts of Sarah Lorenzen and countless architecture disciples drawn to the home's architectural glass and beam pedigree...