Venice Beach House
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Architect Frank Gehry
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Location Venice, California   map
Date 1986   timeline
Building Type house
 Construction System light wood framing
Climate mild temperate
Context suburban waterfront
Style Post-Modern
Notes Conscious play with conventional materials and pulling apart building elements, like the ocean-facing lookout pod.


Photo, exterior.

Photo, exterior.

Photo, exterior.
Sources on Venice Beach House

Kurt W. Forster, Hadley Soutter Arnold, Francesco Dal Co. Frank O. Gehry : The Complete Works. Monacelli Press, September 1998. ISBN 1-8852-5463-6. — A beautiful book with multiple Five Star reviews from readers. Available at

The Architectural Review, Volume CLXXIX, February 1986, p47.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at  Find books about Venice Beach House


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