Tag: Architecture

The Postmodern Beauty of La Muralla Roja
By Michael Lozina / 2 November 2021

The Postmodern Beauty of La Muralla Roja

In 1973, Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill, wanted to break the division between public and private spaces by reinterpreting the Arabic Mediterranean tradition of the Kasbah. The result is the beautiful La Muralla Roja, or The Red Wall.

Check Out Lil Wayne’s $20.3 Million LA Mansion
By Michael Lozina / 30 July 2021

Check Out Lil Wayne’s $20.3 Million LA Mansion

With neighbours like Drake, John Stamos, and several of the Kardashian-Jenners it’s a hot location but the building itself is quite minimal considering the opulence usually associated with many rappers.

Jay Leno’s $17.4 Million Great Gatsby-style Mansion
By Michael Lozina / 20 May 2021

Jay Leno’s $17.4 Million Great Gatsby-style Mansion

Jay Leno apparently bought this mansion on impulse and says he doesn’t regret it in the slightest, in fact, he loves it. The mansion, known as Seafair, was built in the 1930s by William Mackenzie Jr for some old money royalty by the name of Verner Zevola Reed Jr. No wonder it has Gatsby vibes, it was built for a banker and heir to a mining fortune.