John Frane house: Creating a sense of seclusion in urban Venice
The co-founder of Predock Frane Architects turns a 1930s stucco box into his personal design experiment, making the most of modest spaces and minimizing the presence of neighboring buildings through tricks of the eye.
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Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times
June 17, 2013
John Frane's black lab offers an exuberant welcome. The window boxes also help to control the view from inside, helping to frame out apartment buildings that loom on each side of the house.
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