Marvels of Contemporary Architecture

By Architectural Digest - 2014-07-28T15:53:51Z

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Pamela Smith Interiors

The procession from the driveway to the front entrance provides an almost complete view of the ocean-facing side of a La Jolla, California, house. Contrasting sharply with the white of the travertine is the black-tiled pool, the arcing edge of which effectively pulls the eye across the full span of the façade. Atop the steps of the courtyard are a pair of lounge chairs.

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