Ideas That Matter

LA Times Article Highlights Spanish Bungalow Transformation

Lisa Gimmy
LA Times Article Highlights Spanish Bungalow Transformation

Just in time for summer, the LA Times profiles 'A Cool Spot.'

Lisa Boone's article focuses on the collaborative nature of the dramatic makeover, illustrated by before-and-after photos.

Collins

It was a joy working with our clients - David, Joseph, and family - and we're very happy to see them enjoying life in the garden. Lisa thanks and recognizes the great work done by project architect Koffka/Phakos Design, First Point Construction, Darin Marten and LGLA senior designer Les Sechler.

For more photos, please visit our project webpage.

It's been a busy time at LGLA. Over the last couple of weekends, Lisa has overseen events at notable private gardens for The Cultural Landscape Foundation and California Preservation Foundation, and a garden tour at Virginia Robinson Gardens. Thanks to those of you who were able to join us!

Lisa Gimmy Landscape Architecture is a professional consulting firm offering master planning, site planning, and landscape design. Since its founding in 1992, LGLA has designed landscapes for schools, campuses, boutique hotels, buildings, public parks, estates, and private residences. At LGLA each project is viewed as an opportunity to explore a series of relationships: between the site and the region, architecture and landscape, and most importantly, between the landscape and the people who will use and enjoy it.
RSS

Recent Posts


Archive


    Categories


    Tags

    Bunker Hill Steps Queer Eye for the Straight Guy George Hargreaves tropical planting Artecho Courtney Coffman Lovelace Pool Landscaping garden design toys Richard Neutra Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre Soils Solutions Jeffrey Dahl, John Wooden, Dustin Dorr, Rosemarie Allaire, Yoshikawa exhibition design Charles Waldheim Rose N' Palm Desert Courtyard House Hafley House Hindry House pool landscaping Ira Keller Fountain Andre Le Notre Isabelle Green, FASLA Thomas D. Church California natives Heineman and Heineman New York landscape architecture multidisciplinary designer Los Angeles Times Lisa Boone MoMA, Museum of Modern Art Max Palevsky House Flowermaid Don Chadwick tablescape Photography by Marion Brenner rock Craftsman granite Frank Gehry Los Angeles Community Redevelopment Agency Koffka/Phakos Design Lawrence Halprin Darin Marten Cleo Baldon Virginia Robinson Gardens Gere Kavanaugh Martin Garden Ralph Bacerra Herzog and de Meuron Los Angeles Conservancy Edris House Garden Conservancy grasses Grand Eclair Virginia Robinson EPT Design Friends of Robinson Gardens Carl Andre Japanese gardens Lina Loos landscape architecture in los angeles Native Mow Free Kitchen for Exploring Foods Barbara Lamprecht Marin Bolinas Grand Hope Park E. Stewart Williams Kengo Kuma Annie Chu interiors Peter Walker garden color Grace Miller House Denise Scott Brown King Palm forest Architect's Garden Allegra Fuller Snyder Palm Springs Modernism Cranbrook Academy of Art Nord Eriksson Pamela Palmer Ruth Adler Schnee Heather Scott Peterson Landscape Architecture FIDM Transforming Small Spaces, Intimate Courtyards, Custom Steel Gates, Velvet Elephant Ear, Kalanchoe Beharensis, Bluestone Pavers, Bourget Brothers, Moroccan Motif David Collins Howard Rosen Delta Bluegrass Stinson Beach Jack Coyier Pasadena Craftsman furniture John Lautner LIght/Breeze House 9-11 Memorial California Preservation Foundation First Point Construction Garden Dialogues Deborah Sussman graphic design Florence Knoll Frank Lloyd Wright Open Days Mission Revival fabrics Craig Elwood Elrod House Opera on the Great Lawn Ralph Cornell, Malcolm Leland, Howard Troller, UCLA, Franklin D. Murphy Sculpture Garden Villa Pisani Italy mid century landscapes Ray Eames Loewy House Docomomo Award Lisa Gimmy Kelly Sutherlin McLeod Architecture TheBlack Desert House Vaux le Vicomte Wendell Burnette mid century architecture Paulette Singley Garden of Sculpture Landscape as Catalyst Dominus Winery Kaufman House Wells Fargo Plaza Adolf Loos Eugene Kinn Choy, Garden Dialogues, The Cultural Landscape Foundation downtown Los Angeles Native Bentgrass, Hafley House, Hindry House, Artificial Turf Jon and Liliane Lovelace Kun II Los Angeles Central Library Oller & Pejic Julius Shulman Albert Frey Maguire Gardens TCLF garden restoration poppies Nasher Sculpture Garden Floating Teehouse Leslie Cozzi Landscape Sequence