Charles Moore House, Opium Den - How do unique and layering forms make a Place? Is it the fact that it is not a standard "universal" box? Do the changing levels and layers make it more habitable and give the occupant a greater connection to the space?
THE PLAYBOY TOWN HOUSE “Posh Plans For Exciting Urban Living”!, a “modishly swinging manor for the modern man”. Spread from the May 1962 issue of Playboy Magazine. Design by R. Donald Jaye and rendering by Humen Tan.
Suzanne’s bridge and book clubs meet around the dining table in the cottage instead of in the larger house, whose open layout makes such gatherings problematic. “There was no place where I could seal us off,” Suzanne says. “So now I use the cottage for ga