The Hyperbolic Parabolid shaped lobby of the Waikikian Hotel in Honolulu (demolished 1997), a stunning example of Tropical Space Age.
The Bizarre Rise and Fall of the Tiki Bar | In the 1950s and 60s, an epidemic of island fever swept the United States and led to the construction of tiki bars from Redondo Beach, California to Lower Merion, Pennsylvania. Taschen | WIRED.com
Long Island Modernism 1957-67 Adelphi University | 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530Photo: George Meyer - Via
Interstate highways 90 and 94 meet at the Halsted Street Interchange in Chicago, February 1968.Photograph by James K. W. Atherton, National Geographic
Editorial Styling of 1959 built Alexander House in Palm Springs
With post-and-beam construction, a thin roof profile, and an open floor plan that facilitates an interplay between the interior and exterior, the Dwell Prefab Palm Springs by Turkel Design bears all the signatures of the architecture firm. The show home is its first in California, which allowed Turkel and his team to put extra emphasis on indoor/outdoor living.
Hotel Restaurant Cafe - 1953 Photo: Ralph Crane, Time Life Pictures, Getty
Dwell - Dwell x Turkel Design: Breaking Ground in Palm Springs