William Krisel designed countless Modernist tract homes during the midcentury period, which offered affordable housing during Southern California’s suburban boom.
Mid-Century Home wants to be the most comprehensive resource about mid-century design and architecture and to tell the story of their protagonists.
Here, you will find our selection of mid-century homes that we hope will inspire and delight you.
With this selection of iconic homes built across the globe, United States, Australia, Europe and South America, we aim to bring you the most refined mid-century homes and architecture, that contributed to make mid-century modern and modernist architecture so popular and loved across the 20th century up to today.
The owners of this William Krisel home share the positive influence that this house has had on their lives, as well as their encounter with the man himself.
Designer Josh Hissong purchased this post and beam design last year, without knowing that it was designed by acclaimed architect Moritz Kundig.
Architect Edward Killingsworth is noted for his calm and elegant post-and-beam structures, bringing the outdoors in and his post-war mindset of Southern California Modernism.
Bauhaus Meets Midcentury In 1954 Eb Zeidler Home in Peterborough
Upon spotting an original William Krisel designed home for the Alexander Company via our Mid-Century Home Owners Facebook Group, we got in touch with homeowner Steven Ferrarese to inquire about how he came to be in possession of the Vista Las Palmas home.
Nestled in the thick of five wooded acres of land, the Woodland House provides Graphic Designer Andrew Merritt, wife Abbey, son and two dogs the much valued peace and quiet from the hustle of the rest of the world.
Beaumaris Modern is a testimony to the blooming and progressive lifestyle preferred by bohemians, artists and young couples in Australia’s Post Second World War Beaumaris neighborhood.
As fresh homeowners of this original 1958 midcentury gem, Designer Jessica Hansen of Tandem Design Interiors and her husband Kevin Jones took on a massive project.
This custom-built and designed midcentury modern is a creative reflection of its time. Sitting atop a substructure, the house appears as if floating mid-air.
The Re-Open House in Austin, Texas, is one amongst many beautiful modern designs Matt Fajkus Architecture can be proud to have on their roster.
This endearing Cliff May midcentury house is a breath of fresh air.
Arranged around a large courtyard, the house carries an air of homey indoor/outdoor living.
A Renovation from A-Z: An Icelandic Midcentury is Vamped Up to Provide Comfort and Sustainability.
The Bridgford House. Built in 1954 by influential Australian architect Robin Boyd, enjoys a natural flow throughout its’ single story interiors.
This iconic collaboration between Charles DuBois and the Alexander Construction Company is the epitome of Palm Springs’ midcentury architecture.
This midcentury home has been restored and revised over the years to go beyond the simple necessities of modern living.
Since its original construction in 1963, the home was expanded to cover 3,278 square feet of living space, including three courtyards.
Situated in the prestigious neighborhood of Vista Las Palmas, this Charles Dubois Swiss Miss A-frame style home is a sight to behold.,
Located in Boucherville, a city in the Montérégie region of Quebec, the stunning property stems from the ground like a midcentury work of art.
This Usonian home is one of the only two constructions by Frank Lloyd Wright in all of St. Louis. The 2,310 square foot home set in Town and Country, Missouri, has only ever been inhabited by the Pappas family.
First listed as a ‘tear-down’, this 1955 Leslie W. Coryat home was brought back to life by the current owners.
This iconic home in Chicago’s Indiana Head Park, Illinois, in the course of remaining true to its original 60’s style, has been freshened up.
This architectural masterpiece by Richard Leplastrier is a perfect example of a shipshape modern house overflowing with personality.
This modern style home is laced with luxury and contemporary elements in conjunction with 1950’s Southern Californian class.
The property enjoys breathtaking views of the Santa Rosa Mountains from within Thunderbird Heights in Rancho Mirage.
Situated in the South Sand Section near Downtown Manhattan Beach, this midcentury modern courtyard house fully enjoys the benefits of indoor/outdoor living.
This self-effacing midcentury modern home in Beaumaris bears a distinguished feature; the home’s window-wall has been contested to be the first of its kind.