Joel Levinson 
Graduate School of Fine Arts U. of Penn. 1963/  began private practice 1967/ Levinson remains active as an architect, interior designer, author lecturer and organizer of events promoting the art of architecture.

Robert Brasler Residence 1965, Levinson's first design that was built, was published in 'Architecture in Philadelphia' Teitleman and Longstreth, 1974


rear view                                                   entry
 

The large porch area seen in the photo on the right is the first example of a
design theme that would be repeated in later Levinson designs.  He later wrote an article for  Global Architecture on these  Outdoor Rooms

       
1986 bedroom wing built further up hillside connected by enclosed bridge
 
 


Arbor House 1971 published in national and international publications
photo of original owners Herbert and Mae Kurtz

  
 

   


 
  




Hillside House 1975

 


Weiner Residence

 

Index to MODERN HOMES PHILADELPHIA History Pages

Overview of Philadelphia Area Mid-Century Modern Residential Architecture  (below on this page)   Photo overview   followed by brief written overview of Philadelphia mid-century architects  .

Time Line  of area modern homes from 1930's to today
  
 Mid-Century Modern Homes
 
Architects Who Designed Mid-Century Modern Homes in the Philadelphia Region    
 photographs of the regional homes designed by each architect are included
 
 Allan Berkowitz  Louis Kahn  George Nakashima
 Edward Bernstein  Vincent Kling  Richard Neutra
 Robert Bishop  Thaddeus Longstreth  Norman Rice
Frank Boyer  William Lescaze  Paul Rudolph
 Marcel Breuer  Joel Levinson  Galen Schlosser
 Armand Carroll  Thomas Mangan  Harry Sternfeld
 Albert Clauss  Irving Maitin  Irwin Stein
 Nathan Cronheim  George Mebus  Oscar Stonorov
 George Daub  Ehrman Mitchell  Frank Weise
 Kenneth Day  Newcomb Montgomery  Frank Lloyd Wright
     
Agoos/ Lovera LaVardera, Greg Re:Vision Architecture
Bloomfield and Associates M. G. Leach Rosenblum, Martin
Bower Lewis Thrower Metcalfe Architecture Stanev Potts
Culbert, Doug McDonald, Tim/Onion Flats Tarantino Studio
Erdy McHenry Moto Design Shop Verner, Steven
Interface Studio QB3 Webber, Brett
Jibe Design Michael Ryan Architects Wesley Wei Architects
Kieran Timberlake Rasmussen/Su Wesley Architects
Krieger & Associates
Wyant Architecture



          
                                   
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