Architectural Wonders

Did The Observer Do Justice With List of Most Iconic Dallas Homes?

By Joanna England / January 10, 2017 / 2 Comments

I’ll be honest: I cannot stand the word “iconic.” It is overused and hyperbolic. If we call everything that there ever was “iconic,” doesn’t the term become irrelevant? But I do have to say that when it comes to architecture, Dallas really does have some “iconic” homes. They’re the properties that keep coming up in […]

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Heritage Auctions Luxury Real Estate Parties at 3908 Euclid for Jubilee Park in Fair Park

By Candy Evans / December 8, 2016 / 0 Comments

Last Wednesday, we were just starting to feel a bit lighter on the scales after a weekend of eating turkey, or whatever your favorite Thanksgiving indulgence happened to be. Heritage Auctions Luxury Real Estate threw open the doors at 3908 Euclid, the Dallas-based auction house’s next big luxury real estate auction that happens NEXT WEEK! […]

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Stunning 1925 Hollywood Heights Tudor with Period Charm and Modern Functionality

By Karen Eubank / May 9, 2016 / 0 Comments

This stunning 1925 Hollywood Heights Tudor at 6932 Santa Monica Drive is so spectacular, it was featured in the 2013 Hollywood Heights Neighborhood home tour. But life wasn’t all glamour for this adorable Tudor angel. It’s very hard to imagine, but once upon a time she stood vacant for two years. A family of raccoons even had […]

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Amazing “Preston Hollow” House Changes Colors, Boasts Mother-In-Law Cottage

By Candy Evans / April 1, 2016 / 0 Comments

Wow, this is something we have not really seen. But how interesting! Show the home in two different colors. Is it red, is it beige, who knows? Maybe it’s BOTH! (Or maybe you just need new glasses?)The house at 9951 Bowman Blvd. was listed as being in Preston Hollow. Yes, Preston Hollow indeed — west […]

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Outstanding Architect, Artist Marc Fornes Speaking at Dallas Architecture Forum

By Leah Shafer / March 21, 2016 / 0 Comments

Brooklyn-based architect, artist, and digital thinker Marc Fornes is the speaker at the next Dallas Architecture Forum event March 29. Fornes is the founder of THEVERYMANY™, a New York-based studio engaging art and architecture through systematic research and development into applied computer science and digital fabrication. Fornes creates complex, curvilinear self-supported structures located in France, Canada, […]

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Urban Design Expert Leads Panel on Tiny House, Alternative Housing Movements

By Leah Shafer / March 14, 2016 / 1 Comment
Nan Ellins

The “tiny house” movement, as well as eco-villages, co-housing, and pocket neighborhoods, are some of the responses to urban growth. People living in these alternative houses are returning to a simpler way of life. These all incorporate shared amenities and social spaces, encouraging human interaction in order to nourish a deep sense of community. There’s less […]

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