15 May Beach Tropical

APLD first worked with the Owners developing a 5-acre Hacienda property on a promontory in Topanga Canyon. While retaining the Topanga property, they purchased this Venice property where they have now started a family. Though they are very involved in their neighborhood and community, they wanted...

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15 May Venice Modern

Having worked with the owner on her previous, traditional Beverly Hills residence, APLD was asked to create the outdoor environment for a very different lifestyle when she purchased this new, modern home in Venice. Maximizing space on this small lot in which the primary outdoor space...

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14 May Venice Eclectic

Small lots restrict opportunities for outdoor living in the neighborhoods near Venice Beach. The owners, a young artist couple, asked for a design that would accommodate entertaining inside the high wall surrounding their twelve by 30 foot front garden.   The functionality of the small space was...

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