Dwell Home Tours—San Diego
The always popular Dwell Home Tours series kicks off 2016 in San Diego. The San Diego tours provide an opportunity for design-seekers to immerse themselves in stunning domestic spaces found along the coastal highways of sunny Southern California. These unique homes are specially selected by Dwell to reflect the rich diversity of livable, innovative modern architecture and design in the San Diego area.
Included in your home tour purchase is a complimentary ticket to Meet the Architects night.
Meet the Architects Nights
The Dwell San Diego Home Tour kicks off with Meet the Architects night, an evening in which leading San Diego architects and designers preview the projects featured on your tour. Join us for cocktails, light bites, and a dynamic conversation moderated by Dwell editors. Meet the Architects night is held on Friday, April 15th from 7:00-8:30 p.m. Location: Sparks Gallery, 530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101.
Friday, April 15 7-8:30pm.
Saturday, April 16 10-4pm
This pair of detached houses on one lot in an urbanized area of
San Diego embraces its seaside setting with a series of courtyards that usher in the ocean breeze. The houses are remarkably efficient thanks to a combination of passive and active strategies, including a concrete-board rain screen for temperature regulation and photovoltaic arrays for solar energy.
This 1,200-square-foot residence is the canvas for a stunning art and furniture collection. Newly renovated by architect Hector Magnus, it has been in the homeowner’s family since the 1940s.
Architect Steven Lombardi has integrated yesterday and today—with a nod to tomorrow—in a the renovation of a multi-generational home originally built in the 1950s.
This modern residence by designer Soheil Nakhshab incorporates elements of the surrounding landscape through touches of stone, wood, and iron.