For about what it costs to custom design, you can build a mid-century classic. A partnership between Dion Neutra, the Neutra Office, and the California Architecture Conservancy is licensing a selection of Neutra plans. The Lovell Heath House and the Richard and Dion Neutra VDL Research House are both Historic Cultural Monuments, and available to build.
In other news, airlines are auctioning off upgrades, and Volkswagen debuts the iBeetle. See the headlines after the jump.
• Stop Dreaming Of California Modernism And Build Your Own ‘Neutra’ | Architizer
• Flier Auctions: Better Seats, Going Once, Going Twice... | The Wall Street Journal
• Volkswagen Unveils ‘iPhone Car’ | WSJ Tech Europe
(Image: Slim Aarons via Architizer)