Of all the house styles available, modern design is most aligned with simplicity. The desire for simpler lives leads people to the clean lines and open spaces of modernism.
Modern design welcomes modern ideas, but ideas aren’t always something that can be put on display with a price tag. One such idea that’s been a key part of modernism from the start is simplicity, minimalism.
Walter Gropius is well-known for the School of Buildings called Bauhaus, but the Gropius House was quite amazing, as well.
The low-slow house Rudolf Schindler created known as the Schindler House has often been referred to as the first modernist house in the world.
Twenty years ago? That’s not so long. Except that someone born twenty years ago was a baby then and can now drive, serve in the military, and vote; and within a year, buy alcohol and marijuana. Although relatively unlikely with the current trends of Millennial and Gen Z homebuying, they could be buying a house, now. It was a different era, century, and millennium.
Looking to modernize your home and need some inspiration? The Seattle Modern Home Tour is back for 2019! Enjoy a self-guided tour to see the various neighborhoods of Seattle while touring the featured homes and getting to know the architects, builders and designers behind them.