Category Archives: Bibliography



“Once upon a pad”
Los Angeles Times Magazine (October 22, 2000), 18-21
[Set for Charlie’s Angels movie, based on “chemosphere” house]

“Modern Living”
Vanity Fair no. 476 (April 2000): 406-415+
[Harvey Residence – article is about remodelling by present owners: Mitch Glazer and Kelly Lynch]



Morrison, Mark, “Modern Master”, Los Angeles Magazine, 1999 [Carling residence]

Hess, Alan, The Architecture of John Lautner, Rizzoli Bookstore, New York, 1999.

Campbell-Lange, Barbara-Ann, John Lautner, Taschen America, 1999.

Cygelman, Adele, Palm Springs Modern: Houses in the California Desert, Rizzoli International Publications, 1999.

Snibbe, Patricia M. & Richard W., The New Modernist in World Architecture, McGraw-Hill Publishers, 1999.

Saeks, Diane Dorrans, California Interiors, Taschen America, 1999.

Julius Shulman:2000 Taschen Diary, calendar, Taschen America, 1999.

Ferguson, Russell, At the end of the Century, One Hundred Years of Architecture, The MOCA Los Angeles/ Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, New York, 1999. [exhibit brochure]

“Architektur ist f r alle da: F L Wright und J Lautner im Kino”, Deutsche Bauzeitschrift, vol 46, no. 9, Sept 1998, p.32.

Cohen, “The Spirit in Architecture: Lautner”, 60 min. video, Journal of the Taliesin Fellows, Summer 1998.

G÷ssel, Peter, editor, Julius Shulman: Architecture and its Photography, Taschen, Cologne, 1998.

Young, Paul, “Back to the Future,” Los Angeles Magazine, Jan. 1998


“John Lautner: “Greenhouse” residence, Malibu, California, USA”, GA Houses, April 1997, n. 52, pp.88-89.

Baldon, Cleo, “Reflections on the pool: California designs for swimming”, **missing**, 1997.

“Project 1997”, Special Issue, GA Houses, no.52, Apr.1997, pp. 10-157. 33. Doubilet, Susan, Boles, Daralice, American House Now, Contemporary Architectural Directions, Univ. Pub. 1997.


Hyperwest: American Residential Architecture on the edge, ** missing**

Pearson, Clifford, editor, Modern American Houses: Four decades of award-winning design in Architectural Record, Harry N. Abrams, Inc./Architectural Record, New York, 1996.

Leclerc, David, “Obituary”, L’Architecture D’Aujourd’Hui, Feb.1995, p.20.

Jackson, Neil, “John Lautner”, book review, Architectural Review, v.198, Aug. 1995, p.97.

Pearson, Clifford, “Briefly Noted”, book review, Architectural Record, v. 183, Feb. 1995, p. 21.

“Adios John Lautner, un heredero de Wright”, obituary, Arquitectura Viva, Jan-Feb. 1995 no.40, p.13.

“Arango Residence, Acapulco, Mexico “, GA Houses, June 1995, no. 46, pp.10-25.

Wortman, Arthur, “John Lautner, Architect”, book review, Archis, May 1995, n. 5, pp.84-85.

Valentine, Maggie, “John Lautner”, oral history transcript, Oral History Program, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 1995.

Guggenheimer, Tobias S., “A Taliesin Legacy: the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright’s apprentices”, **missing**, 1995.

“Two Former Wright Apprentices Die: John Lautner, Allan Gelbin”, Frank Lloyd Wright Quarterly, vol. 6, no.1, Winter 1995, pp. 20-21.

“E morto John Lautner, il wrigtiano migliore”, Architettura Cronache e Storia, vol. 41, no.1, Jan.1995, pp. 4-5.

Escher, Frank C., editor, “John Lautner: A tribute”, Journal of the Taliesin Fellows, Issue 18, Summer 1995, pp. 5-36.

“Lautner Building Conservancy Formed”, Journal of the Taliesin Fellows, Issue 17, Spring 1995, p. 2.

Frampton, Kenneth, Larkin, David, editors, American Masterworks: The Twentieth Century House, Rizzoli International Publications, New York, 1995.

Powell, Jat, “John Lautner, Architect” book review, Design Book Review , v. no 37-38, Winter 1995-96, pp. 23-4.


Hess, Alan, “Obituary”, Progressive Architecture, Dec. 1994, p.16.

Rosa, Joseph, “John Lautner, California Architect: selected projects 1937-91″, Newsline, Summer-October 1994.

” Shaper of Perceptions, Photography of Julius Shulman”, Progressive Architecture, Apr. 1994, p.78-81.

” Der Amerikanische Architeckt John Lautner gestorben”, obituary, Werk, Bauen + Wohnen, Nov. 1994, no.11, p. 80.

“John E. Lautner, 1933-39” , obituary, Journal of the Taliesin Fellows, Fall, 1994, no.15, pp. 2-6.

“John Lautner 1911-1994”, obituary, Bauwelt, Nov 11, 1994, v. 85, p. 2372.

Lautner, John, with Escher, Frank C., editor, John Lautner, Architect, Artemis London Limited, London, 1994.

“The legacy of John Lautner, ‘lyrical technologist'”, Progressive Architecture, vol. 75, no.12, Dec.1994, p. 16.

“Remembering John Lautner 1911-1994”, GA Houses, no.44, Dec.1994, pp.142-143.

“Sheats-Goldstein House, Los Angeles, CA”, GA Houses, No. 44., Dec. 1994, p. 144-157.

“John Lautner; California “, Building Design, no.1196, Oct. 28, 1994, pp.2, 18-19.

McMillan, Elizabeth, Beach Houses from Malibu to Laguna, Rizzoli Bookstore, 1994.

Webb, Michael, “Architecture: John Lautner, a masterful composition of forms above Los Angeles”, Architectural Digest, v. 52, Oct.1995, pp.124-33.


“Micheltorena – A Modernist Haven.”
Grimes, Teresa. Los Angeles Conservancy News 13 (January/February 1991): 7.
[Silvertop Residence]

“John Lautner; Remodeling Master Suite With A Technological Edge In Los Angeles.”
Stephens, Suzanne. Architectural Digest (February 1991): 64-68, 72.
[Sheats or Goldstein Residences]

“It Was A Los Angeles Box-On-Stilts.”
Sunset Magazine 186 (April 1991):130-131.
[Boykoff Residence]

“50 Years in Los Angeles: John Lautner’s Transcendental Architecture.”
Whiting, Henry. Global Architecture [Tokyo] 32 (July 1991): 8-85.
[Gantvoort, Silvertop, Elrod, Stevens, Segel, House at Rocky Point,
Sheats/Goldstein, “Living with Nature”, Shearing, Townsend, Familian Beach House.]

“John Lautner” The AD 100 Architects,
Architectural Digest (August 15,1991): 146-147.
[Sheats/Goldstein, Turner Residences]

“Solid and Free”
Campbell, Barbara Ann. The Architectural Review, Pacific Rim (August 1991): 68-74
[Sheats/Goldstein, Mauer, Shaeffer, Garcia, Pearlman Mountain Cabin,
Segel, Malin, Wolff, Arango, Harpel, Stevens, Silvertop, Elrod, Rawlins,
Turner, Beyer, Levy Residences]

“50 Years of Advances Design; Lautner Work Sets Benchmark for Future of Oraganic Architecture”
Wiehle, Louis. The Journal of Taliesin Fellows (Summer 1991): 17-23, 15.
[Silvertop, Segel, Arango Residences]

“Form and Function; Marquette Native Looks Back on His Long Career in Architecture”.
Weingarten, Dan. The Mining Journal, Marquette, Michigan (September 6, 1991): 6-A

“Lautner’s Sheats Apartments Let the Environment Shine Through”.
Betsky, Aaron. Los Angeles Times (October 10, 1991): J2
[Sheats Apartments or L’Horizon”]

“King of the Hollywood Hills: John Lautner Conquers the Canyons of L.A.”.
Lemos, Peter. Elle Decor (November 1991): 38,40.
[Garcia, Levy,Malin, Segel, Beyer Residences]

“Evolving Aerie”.
Newman, Morris. Progressive Architecture, Houses and Modernism (November 1991): 88-93.
[Goldstein, formerly Sheats Residence]

“John Lautner Architect – Los Angeles”.
Catalogue of an Exhibition of His Work in Vienna, October 1991: 58pp.
[Malin, Stevens, Sheats/Goldstein, Silvertop, Arango and overview of his work]

A & V Monografias de Arquitectura y Vivienda
[Madrid, Spain] 32 (1991):cover/back cover 30-33.
[Goldstein, formerly Sheats Residence]


“Profile; Living History; The Architecture of John Lautner.”
Whiting, Henry. Designers West 37 (February 1990): 114-122.
[Sheats, Jordan, Segel Residences & Goldstein Office]

California Highways 1 (February/March 1990): 47.
[Elrod Residence]

“John Lautner; Contemporary Castle, Malibu, California Completion: 1989.”
Global Architecture 28 (March 1990): 110-113.
[Contemporary Castle]

“Where Homes, Money Tend to Be Old.”
Baker, Sybil. Los Angeles Times (May 27, 1990): part K2, 16.

“Elrod House: A ‘Timeless’ Classic.”
Hussar, John. The Desert Sun (Friday, June 22, 1990): Sec. D, 1-2.
[Elrod Residence]

“For Over 50 Years, An Architect Lets Nature Call the Tune in California.”
Louie, Elaine. The New York Times (Thursday, June 14, 1990): B4.
[Rainbow or Garcia Residence]

“Stevens House, Malibu-Beach, 1968; Architekt: John Lautner.”
Werk, Bauen + Wohnen 77 (Juli/August 1990): 62-63.
[Stevens Residence]

“Silvertop House, Los Angeles, 1963 Architekt: John Lautner.”
Werk, Bauen + Wohnen 77 (Juli/August 1990): 64-65.
[Silvertop Residence]

“Architecture of John Lautner.”
(Lecture and One-Day Study Tour), July 27, 1990. UCLA Extention Department of Arts.


“OCCAIA 1979 Design Awards.” Orange County Architect [Journal of
The Orange County Chapter/American Institute of Architects] (December 1979/January 1980): 6-7.

“John Lautner: An Epoch in Architecture.”
Los Angeles Home & Garden Magazine 1 (October 1980): 40-44. [Rainbow or Garcia House]

“John Lautner: Architettura Organico-Sperimentale.”
Bonvicini, Pierluigi. Bari: Edizioni Dedalo Spa, 1981.
[Overview of all projects]

Hayes, Mary Eshbaugh. “Is It A Snowdrift, A Spaceship Or A House?”
The Aspen Times (January 21, 1982): Section B, 1.
[Turner Residence]

“Architettura: John Lautner.”
Architectural Digest [Edizione Italiana] II (Febbraio 1982): 94-101.
[Arango Residence]

“Castle Overlooks Lake Hollywood.”
Ryon, Ruth. Los Angeles Times (Sunday, June 27, 1982): part IV, 2.

“The Design Is The Horse.”
El Rodeo [The Rotary Club of Los Angeles Bulletin] 68 (August 20, 1982):1.

“Innovative John Lautner, an Architectural Original.”
Dreyfuss, John. Los Angeles Times (Friday, January 14, 1983): part V, 1, 20-21.
[Stevens & Silvertop Residences]

“California Coffee Shops.”
Hess, Alan. Arts + Architecture 2 (1983): 42-51.
[Coffee Dan’s]

“John Lautner’s Mauer House.”
Hess, Alan. Fine Homebuilding 18 (December 1983/January 1984): 26-32.
[Mauer Residence]

“Architecture: John Lautner.”
Gebhard, David. Architectural Digest 41 (February 1984): 106-113.
[Turner Residence]

“Artist In Residences.”
Pastier, John. Pacific Southwest Airlines [PSA Magazine] (April 1984): 90-93.
[Mauer,Elrod, Harpel, Sheats, Malin, Rainbow or Garcia, Arango Residences]

“John Lautner.”
Opus Incertum [Journal of the University of Texas at Austin] (April 1985): 10-11.

McGarry, T.W. “Earthbound UFO Up For Sale.”
Los Angeles Times (January 25, 1985): Valley News, part II, 1, 9.
[Chemosphere or Malin Residence]

“Futuristic Home Up For Sale.”
Contra Costa Times (Monday, February 4, 1985): 8A.
[Chemosphere or Malin Residence]

“Pacific Overture.”
Kornbluth, Jesse. Architectural Digest (May 1985): 146-153,261.
[Beyer Residence]

“Exhibit of Lautner Designs Featured at Schindler House.”
Los Angeles Times (Sunday, June 30, 1985): part VI, 24.

“John Lautner: Bay Front Residence, Southern California 1978-80.”
Global Architecture [Tokyo] 18 (August 1985): 72-77.
[Rawlins Residence]

“English Royalty to Become ‘Citizens.'”
Ryon, Ruth. Los Angeles Times (Sunday, October 13, 1985): part VIII, 2.

“Responsibility, Infinity, Nature; John Lautner.”
Laskey, Marlene. (unpublished interview) Completed under the auspices of the Oral History
Program, University of California, Los Angeles, 1986.

“John Lautner: Turner Residence, Aspen, Colorado 1979-81.”
Global Architecture [Tokyo] 19 (February 1986): 20-26.
[Turner Residence]

“A Contest For Self-Congratulation.”
Kaplan, Sam Hall. Los Angeles Times (Sunday, March 16, 1986): part VII, 2.

“Lautner’s Cry is ‘Gimme Shelter.'”
Whiteson, Leon. Los Angeles Herald Examiner (April 27, 1986): part E, 1, 11.

“Lautner Still Ahead of His Time.”
Kaplan, Sam Hall. Los Angeles Times (September 14, 1986): part VIII, 2.

“Timeless Reality; The Architecture of John Lautner.”
Golden, Jack. Friends of Kebyar 4.5 (September/October/November 1986).
[Entire Issue on Lautner’s projects]

“The Redoubtable Mr. Lautner.”
Hess, Alan.L.A. Style 11 (October 1986): 78-86.
[Silvertop, Malin, Carling, Sheats, Shaeffer Residences ]

“John Lautner; Maisons Stevens et Silvertop.”
Mouton, Pierre.AMC Revue D’Architecture (Architecture, Mouvement, Continuite) 13 (October 1986): 26-27.
[Stevens & Silvertop Residences]

“Sette Opere di John Lautner in California,Colorado e Messico.”
Pedio, Renato. L’Architettura XXXIII (Gennaio 1987): 22-40.
[Turner, Silvertop, Walstron, Arango, Segel, Beyer or Lechuza Point

Residences & Rehabilitation Center in Woodland Hills ]

“Die Neue Lust Am Design Kalifornien.”
Graaf, Vera.Architektur & Wohnen 1 (Februar/März 1987): 94-97.
[Beyer Residence]

“John Lautner An American Dream.”
Lyon, Dominique. L’Architecture D’Aujourd’hui 250 (Avril 1987): 73-93.
[Stevens, Rawlins, Polin, Carling, Malin, Harpel, Elrod, Reiner or
Silvertop, Arango, Beyer Residences & Crippled Children’s Center]

“A Design Event in Hollywood Style.”
Giovannini, Joseph. The New York Times (Thursday, April 2, 1987): 19-21.

“Westweek 1987; Structures: Style & Substance.”
Designers West (May 1987): 32-36, 43-46.

“Solid and Free: The Architecture of John Lautner.”
(unpublished thesis) Pendro, Raymond James. Los Angeles: University of California, Los Angeles, 1987.

“8 Westwood Buildings Are Declared Historic Monuments.”
Murphy, Dean. Los Angeles Times (Thursday, June 23, 1988): 1, 4.
[Sheats or L’Horizon Apartments]

“Best Architect of Fantasy.”
L.A. Weekly 10 (September 23-29): 12.

“John Lautner: Architect.”
Sutro, Dirk. ARETE (August/September 1988): 30-33.
[Arango Residence]

“Lautner Champions ‘Organic Architecture.'”
Bailey, Diane. Los Angeles Independent (Wednesday, December 28, 1988): B1-2.
[Silvertop Residence]

“Silver Lake: Westwide Life at Half Price.”
Wolfe, Evelyn De. Los Angeles Times (Sunday, March 16, 1989): part VIII, 2, 16.

“John Lautner: Staying on the Ground and Flying.”
Feldman, Linda.Santa Monica News 3 (April 28, 1989): 10-11.

“Frank Lloyd Wright.”
Wehman, Karen, and Mills, Allen. ARETE 1 (May/June 1989): 88-93.

“Is Architecture Becoming the Latest Merchandising Fad?”
Kaplan, Sam Hall. Los Angeles Times (Sunday, August 6, 1989): Real Estate Sec. part VIII, 2.
[Chemosphere or Malin Residence]

“Playing the Angles.”
Dietsch, Deborah. Architectural Record 177 (Mid-September 1989): 76-77.
[Goldstein office]

“Cliff May: Designer of Dream Houses.”
Kaplan, Sam Hall. Los Angeles Times (October 29, 1989): part K, p. 2.

“Master of Form; Architect John Lautner; L.A.’s Enduring Maverick.”
Rico, Diana. Los Angeles (November 1989): 94-103.
[Pearlman, Mauer, Malin, Sheats, Arango, Elrod, Silvertop, Garcia or Rainbow, Stevens, Rawlins, Jordan, Beyer, Segel Residences]

“John Lautner.”
Wahlroos, Ingalill.(unpublished interview) for U.C.L.A. Architecture Journal, November 29,1989.

“Independence and Dissent”.
Rosa, Joseph. Architektur & Bau Forum [Vienna] 147 A (1992): 56-57

“Zurück in die Zukunft”.
Drewes, Frank F. Deutsche Bauzeitschrift [Gütersloh, Germany] Sondernummer Wohnen & Design (May 1993): pp 24-29.

“Rocky Point House”
l’ARCA 70 [Milan, Italy](April 1993): 56-59
[Beyer Residence]


“It’s Like Living in a Sculpture.”
Miller, Bill. Los Angeles Times Home Magazine (March 15, 1970): 30-39.
[Elrod Residence]

“Five Distinctive Houses.”
Architectural Record 148 (November 1970): 109-120.
[Elrod Residence; pp. 116-117]

“Modern Palace in the Desert.”
Architectural Digest 26 (Spring 1970): 51-61.
[Elrod Residence]

“John Lautner; ‘You’ve Got To Fight For Good Design.”
MacMasters, Dan. Los Angeles Times Home Magazine (February 14, 1971): 16-18, 21.
[Wolff Residence]

“Habitation A Malibu Beach, California; John Lautner, Architecte.”
L’Architecture D’Aujourd’hui 157 (Août-Septembre 1971).
[Stevens Residence]

“The Architect’s Perspective.”
Mann, Arthur, A.I.A.Architectural Digest 28 (July/August 1971): 74-79.

“Building Types Study: Record Houses of 1971.”
Architectural Record 149 (Mid-May 1971): 44-47.
[Stevens Residence, Malibu]

“Southland Home of the Month.”
Building News (October 1, 1971):6.
[Stevens Residence]

“A Playboy Pad: Pleasure on the Rocks.”
Playboy 18 (November 1971): 151-155.
[Elrod Residence]

“Pools: An Affair of the Heart.”
MacMasters, Dan. Los Angeles Times Home Magazine (April 16, 1972): 14-15.
[Elrod Residence]

“The Architect’s Perspective.”
Shulman, Julius.Architectural Digest 28 (May/June 1972): 72-79, 102.

“Architects To Give Own Views in Series Planned by Women’s Architectural League.”
Building News (December 15, 1972).

“WASL Plans Lectures by Architects.”
Los Angeles Wilshire Press (December 28, 1972).
Kemper, Alfred M.

Drawings by American Architects. John Wiley & Sons, 1973.
[Rancho Del Valle, Crippled Children’s Society; Bob Hope Residence,
Palm Springs; Arango, Acapulco]

“Series Slates 7 Architects.”
Los Angeles Times (January 7, 1973).

“Architects To Speak In WSL Series.”
Los Feliz Hills News [Los Angeles] (January 25, 1973).

“Series Will Feature Top Architects.”
Los Angeles Times (January 28, 1972).

Green, Terence M. “Society To Rebuild Regional Center.”
Los Angeles Times, Real Estate Section (Sunday, April 8, 1973):1.
[Crippled Children’s Building, Rancho Del Valle]

“A House For Living With Nature In A Big Way.”
House & Garden 143 (February 1973): 70-78.
[Familian Residence]

“This Is An Architect’s Architect.”
Martin, Mayris. Beverly Hills Independent (Thursday, June 28, 1973): 4.

“Malibu Beach House, Malibu, California.”
Architecture And Urbanism 4 (April 1974): 81-83.
[Stevens, Elrod & Wolff Residences]

“A Sampler of Beautiful Swimming Pools.”
The Continental Magazine 14 (Spring-Summer 1974): 9-11.
[Elrod Residence]

“At One With Nature; Outdoor Strolls Inside.”
House & Garden, Building Guide (Spring-Summer 1974): 90-95.
[Familian Residence]

“Freestyle Living Los Angeles.”
Meenan, Monica. Town & Country 128 (May 1974): 130-139.
[Familian Residence]

The three Worlds of Los Angeles
Inaya, Beata. Exhibition Catalogue, Sponsored by The United States Information Service
and Cultural Centers in Europe,1974

“Les Trois Mondes de Los Angeles (exposition de photos) du 16 mai au 14 juin, a Bruxelles.”
La Lanterne (15 Mai 1974):3.

“Les Trois Mondes de Los Angeles.”
Libre Belgique (15 Mai 1974): 6, 17.

“Les Trois Mondes de Los Angeles.”
Peuple (16 Mai 1974): 3.

“Rounda bout.”
The Bulletin, Belgium News (May 24, 1974): 38.

Vlaeminck, Sieg. “Amerikaanse Architektuur Kan Ons Neel Wat Afleren.”
De Standard (May 27, 1974): 9.

Les Trois Mondes Architecturaux de Los Angeles.”
Le Soir (May 28, 1974): 9.

Exposition de photos d’architecture: a les trois mondes de
Los Angeles, a la Librairie americaine d’Ixelles.
La Lanterne (28 May 1974).

“The Three Worlds of Los Angeles.”
Architecture D’Aujourd’hui (May-Juin 1974): XXXIV.

“Les Courbes de Beton de John Lautner.”
Le Soir (Samedi, 8 Juin 1974): 32.

“L.A. 3 Worlds Organiser Visits Majorca.” Majorca
Greenberg, Harold J. Daily Bulletin (Wednesday, July 17, 1974): 7.

“Tri Sveta Los Andelosa.”
Popouie, Darko. It Novine (October 25, 1974): 7.

“John Lautner.”
Smekal, Dieter. Architektur Aktuell Fach-Journal (Juni 17, 1974): 15-17.
[Malin, Elrod, Arango, Stevens, Silvertop Residences]

“A Malibu, Arch. John Lautner.”
Ville Giardini (Maggio 1975): 36-39.
[Stevens Residence]

“In Messico Acapulcorama, Arch. John Lautner.”
Franschini, Marco. Ville Giardini (Settembre 1975): 30-37.
[Arango and Familian Residences]

“La Natura In Casa.”
La Rivista dell’Arredamento Interni 252 (December 1975): 8-13.
[Familian Residence]

Gebhard, David, and King, Susan. A View of California Architecture:1960-1976.
San Francisco: Museum of Modern Art, 1976.

“A La Bibliotheque Americaine a Bruxelles <>.”
La Cite, Belgique (18 Mai 1976).

“The Modern Landscapes of American Architecture.”
Ruskin, John. The University Journal 5 (Spring 1976) Chico, California:
California State University, Chico, pp. 32-33.

“Architecture as Art in S.F. Exhibition.”
Dreyfuss, John. Los Angeles Times (February 3, 1977): 1, 9.

“Building Types Study 502.”
Architectural Record 161 (May 1977): 64-67.
[Arango Residence, Acapulco]

“World Famous Architect Is No Square.”
Cleveland, Jan. The Sun-Telegram [San Bernardino] (Sunday, June 12, 1977): Section B,

The American Institute of Architects, San Diego Chapter, Bulletin,
(January 18, 1977). [Elrod Residence]

“Architecture: John Lautner.”
Phillips, Christopher. Architectural Digest 104 (May 1978): 104,111,154.
[Arango Residence]

“Five Luxurious Houses, Building Up For Panoramic Ocean Views.”
House & Garden, Building Guide (Winter 1978): 90-95.
[Jordan Residence]

“The Skylife.”
House & Garden 150 (June 1978): 104-107.
[Jordan Residence]

“An Ultimate Experience.”
Uniques 6 (Summer 1978): 64.
[Elrod Residence]

12 Los Angeles Architects
Slert, N. Charles, and Harter, James R., eds.
Pomona, California: Cal Poly, Pomona, Graphics Communications Department, 1978.

“The World According to Lautner.”
Gilbar, Anne.Los Angeles 24 (September 1979): 178-183.
[Chemosphere Residence]

“A Guide to Architect Designed Houses.”
Allen, Gerald, and Furman, Dale. Town & Country 133 (October 1979): 91-98.

“John Lautner: Architect And Iconoclast.” L.A.
Ross, Michael Franklin. Architect 5 (November 1979): 3-4. [Segel, Wolff, Silvertop, Lautner, Hope, Elrod, Stevens, & Arango Residences]


“Dream House or Nightmare?”
Reese, John.The Saturday Evening Post 233 (August 20, 1960): 30, 62-64.
[Silvertop/Reiner Residence]

“Close to Nature.”
Senning, John Alden. The Los Angeles Examiner Pictorial Living
(December 11, 1960): 24-26. [Pearlman Residence]

The Chemosphere House.”
Building Contractor Magazine (April 1961).
[Malin Residence]

“Mushroom House Sits Atop 30-Foot Concrete Column.”
Smith, Everett.The Christian Science Monitor (Friday, July 21, 1961):Section C,7 [Malin “Chemosphere” Residence]

“People Who Live in ‘Flying Saucers’ Key Decor to the Landscape.”
The New York Times (Saturday, April 29, 1961): Section L, 14. [Malin Residence]

“A Home Built on a Pedestal.”
MacMasters, Dan. Los Angeles Times Home Magazine (April 30, 1961): 20-25.
[Malin Residence]

“Architect Gives His Clients ‘the Air.'”
Townsend, Dorothy. Los Angeles Times (Thursday, December 14, 1961); Part II, 1 & 16.
[Schaeffer Residence]

“Technik Heute.”
Deutsche Bauzeitung (November 1961 ); 873.
[Malin Residence]

“Rund und Wohnlich.”
Weisskamp, Herbert. Neue Heimat (Dezember 1962): 41-52.
[Harvey and Ross Residences]

“Gas Pivots This Easy-running House.”
New Homes Guide 47th ed. (1962): 74-75.
[Malin Residence]

“Los Angeles.”
Form Marks (Summer 1963): 16.
[Tolstoy Residence]

Adventure for the Adventurous; Pillar of Strength: Stone.”Wolff residence
House & Garden 125 (January 1964): 84-89.
[Wolff Residence]

“Swimming in Red Ink.”
Wolfe, Bernard. Playboy 11 (July 1964): 93, 98.

Gebhard, David, and Winter, Robert. A Guide to Architecture in Southern California.
Los Angeles: The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1965.
[Foster, Silvertop, Malin Residences, plates 73, 76, 61;pp.45-59]

“Cliff-Climbing House.”
House & Garden 125 (January 1965): 102–110.
[Wolff Residence]

“Wohnhaus Malin, Los Angeles/USA.”
Deutsche Bauzeitung (January 1965): 21-24.
[Malin Residence]

Deutsche Bauzeitung (February 1965): 123.
[Malin Residence]

“John Lautner, Architect.”
Stoller, Ezra. Arts & Architecture 82 (June 1965): 22-25.
[Wolff Residence]

“West Coast Architects V/John Lautner.”
McCoy, Esther. Arts & Architecture 82 (August 1965): 22-27.
[Schaeffer, Carling Silvertop, Lautner (Florida), Malin, Gantvoort, Hatherell,
Tolstoy, Sheats, Goldsmith (model) Residences, Desert Hot Springs Motel,
Alto Capistrano Apartments, Pearlman Mountain House,
Henry’s Pomona Drive-In Restaurant]

“Life Magazine Features Unusual Home.”
Materially Speaking; Building Construction 48A (1967): 1-2.
[Harpel Residence]

“An Alaskan Home with a View as Big as all Outdoors.”
Fincher, Jack. Life 63 (October 6, 1967): 98-105.
[Harpel Residence]

“The Story of Alto Capistrano – And Men Who Convert Earth to Gold.”
Killingsworth, Jim. Orange County Business [Quarterly Journal of Commerce/Industry] 11 (Third Quarter 1968): 46-57.

MacMasters, Dan. “A Spectacular House That Grows Out of a Desert Ridge.”
Los Angeles Times Home Magazine (November 3, 1968): 18-27.
[Elrod Residence, Palm Springs]

“This House is What I Want.”
Arce, Hector. Los Angeles Examiner California Living (January 26, 1969): 6-10.
[Elrod Residence, Palm Springs]

“House; Spectacular Full of Daring Ideas.”
House & Garden 135 (May 1969): 100-109.
[Elrod Residence, Palm Springs]

Architectural Digest XXV (Spring 1969): Cover.
[Elrod Residence]

“Architect, John Lautner, A.I.A.”
Architectural Design 13 (May 1969): 46-47.
[Elrod Residence, Palm Springs]

“Varied Types of Glue-Laminated Construction.”
Summerbell (1960).
[General Contractor’s Office, Spear Company]

“The World of Julius Shulman.”
Flightime [Aloha Airline Magazine] (July 1969): 10-13.
[Malin Residence]

“It Has Influenced Architecture; The Mt. Wilson.”
Radiant Heat Engineering, Inc.[company brochure] (1960s).
[Mauer Residence]


“Circles for the Beach; Circles for the Hillside.”
Interiors + Industrial Design CIX (January 1950): 98-99.
[Project not constructed]

“Los Angeles.”
Basso, Hamilton. Holiday 1 (January 1950): 31.
[Illustration: Mauer Residence]

“Outdoor Room; Douglas Honnold, Architect; John Lautner, Architect.”
Arts & Architecture 67 (February 1950): 25.

Pawley, Frederick Arden. Architectural Record 107 (March 1950): 110-131.
[Contentment House at Bubbling Well, Desert Hot Springs, California, p.110, 131; illus. p. 120]

“Sixteen Southern California architects exhibit contemporary trends in a group showing at Scripps College.”
Arts& Architecture 67 (April 1950):22-23. [Mauer Residence]

“Unusual Plan Developed for A House That Floats On a Hill Top.”
Southwest Builder and Contractor (June 23, 1950): 18-19. [Harvey Residence]

“Drive-Ins, Banks, Theaters, Restaurants; Architectural Record’s Building Types Study Number 164.”
Architectural Record 108 (August 1950): 131-153.
[Henry’s Drive-Ins Restaurant]

Harris, Frank, and Bonenberger, Weston, eds. A Guide to Contemporary Architecture in Southern California.
Los Angeles: Watling & Company, 1951.
[Mauer Residence, p. 59; p.88]

“All About Eden; House of the Month.”
Peterson, Marva. Modern Screen (April 1951): 42-45.
[Anne Baxter & John Hodiak Residence]

“Houses in the Hills.”
Pepis, Betty. The New York Times Magazine (August 5, 1951): 30-31.
[Carling Residence]

“John Lautner’s Houses Take All Hollywood As A Stage.”
House & Home (February 1952): 89-91.
[Carling & Foster Residences, L’Horizon or Sheats Apartments]

“A Triangle on Three Levels.”
Sheridan, Gregg. Los Angeles Times Home Magazine (April 27, 1952): 4-5.
[Tyler Residence]

“Oriental Mood Modern.”
Burden, Jean. Los Angeles Times Home Magazine (August 24, 1952): 10-12.
[Baxter-Hodiak Residence Remodel]

“Redwood, Brick and Glass.”
Redwood News (Winter 1952-53): 3-6.
[Schaeffer Residence]

“Dramatic Tack for Living; Home of the Week.”
Swinton, Dan. Valley Citizen News – Saturday Supplement (June 9, 1956): 6-7.
[Foster Residence]

“Into a Wider World of Light.”
Bowen, Charles. Los Angeles Examiner Pictorial Living (August 18, 1957): 6-7.
[Harpel Residence]

“I Like This House Because They Asked for Architecture.”
Lautner, John, A.I.A. Los Angeles Examiner Pictorial Living (December 1, 1957): 24-25.
[Bergren Residence]

“Year of the Big Dome.”
MacMasters, Dan. Los Angeles Examiner Pictorial Living (January 5, 1958): 6-7.

“Circular House Unique, Privacy is Maintained.”
The Pensacola News-Journal (Sunday, November 2, 1958): 1, 16A.
[Lautner Residence, Florida]

“The Case for the Circular House.”
MacMasters, Dan. The Los Angeles Examiner Pictorial Living (February 1, 1959):4-7.
[Hatherell Residence]

“Living’s Sheer Delight in Concrete Masonry ‘Round House.'”
World of Concrete Masonry 4 (1959): 6-7.
[Hatherell Residence]


“A Hillside Redwood House Designed by John Lautner.”
California Arts and Architecture 57 (June 1940): 27.
[Lautner Residence]

“Cottage for Mr. and Mrs. Norman Springer; Designed by John Lautner.”
California Arts and Architecture 58 (April 1941 ): 31.
[ Springer Residence ]

“New Angles on a Slope.”
House Beautiful 83 (June 1941): 66-67. [Lautner Residence]

“New Angles on a Slope.”
House Beautiful Building Manual XIII (Fall & Winter 1941): 40-41.
[Lautner Residence]

“House Against the Horizon.”
California Arts and Architecture 59 (June 1942): 23-25.
[Bell Residence]

“Three Western Homes.”
House and Garden (March 1944): 52.
[Bell Residence]

Mock, Elizabeth B. If You Want To Build A House. New York:
The Museum of Modern Art, 1946.
[Lautner Residence, p. 46]

“Remodeling Project From Plush Spanish to Modern Club.”
Arts & Architecture 63 (February 1946): 41-43.
[Beverly Hills Athletic Club]

“No nod to ‘cliche.’ ”
Designs (August 1947): 16.
[Bell Residence]

“Roof Structure by John Lautner, Designer.”
Arts & Architecture 65 (June 1948): 36-37.
[Polin, Carling, Mauer Residences & Tower Motors Show Room]

“Drive-In Restaurant, John Lautner, Designer.”
Arts & Architecture 65 (October 1948): 34-36.
[Henry’s Drive-In Restaurant]

“A House With A View Of California Living.”
California Living (December 1948): 48-49.
[Bell Residence]

“Outdoors in Town.”
House & Garden (July 1949): 75-78, 91.
[Hancock Residence ]

“Cream of the Coast.”
Pratt, Richard. Ladies’ Home Journal LXVI (November 1949): 46.
[Mauer Residence]