Palm Springs is famous as a mecca for the international jet set. But the city has also attracted its share of eccentrics and mavericks who have left an architectural legacy that remains unsurpassed for its originality and international influence. Palm Springs Modern examines the impact that architects and designers have had on the desert oasis, primarily form the 1940s to the 1960s, when they created one of the most important concentrations of modernist architecture in the world.
Author: Adele Cygelman
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications Inc.