Heavenly seaside and desert backdrops have long attracted stars and tycoons to make the City of Angels their home. For decades, private estates have bloomed in Los Angeles’ most elite neighborhoods, concealing treasure troves of art, design and horticulture behind their gilded gates. This February, enjoy privileged invitations into some of L.A.’s most spectacular addresses, studios and collections amassed by preeminent figures from the art, architecture and film worlds—all in the company of Andrea Feldman Falcione, one of L.A.’s best-connected art consultants. Curated by the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, this sophisticated itinerary will also include meals at the homes of local design insiders, with the chance to engage with other aficionados in discussion about the past, present and future design landscape of L.A.
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What to Expect
For this special journey, we are thrilled to partner with the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art to give you unmatched, behind closed doors-access to Los Angeles. Highlights of this itinerary include the opportunity to:
- Visit Los Angeles’ most beautiful and sought-after neighborhoods with exclusive invitations into private homes that present some of the finest examples of 20th-century architectural styles in the area. Highlights include Colleen and Bradley Bell’s 1926 George Washington Smith-designed residence, the home of Michael S. Smith and The Milbank Mansion. Along the way, you will meet friends of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art and Indagare, as well as local designers and architects.
- Go behind-the-scenes at two leading design studios, David Wiseman Studio and Tony Duquette Studios, and meet the esteemed interior designer Hutton Wilkinson, the President and Creative Director of Tony Duquette Studios.
- Connect with iconic designers, fellow architect lovers and industry influencers over cocktail receptions and meals at stylish private venues and up-and-coming restaurants.
- Stay in luxury at Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel, and be among the first to see the beautiful multi-million dollar refresh by David Collins Studio.
Please note that elements of the itinerary may change.
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WhenFebruary 26 - March 1, 2023
Length4 days / 3 nights
Type of TravelerArt Lovers , Intellectuals , Style Mavens