The Palm Springs Modernism Show may not begin until Feb. 14, but tickets are selling fast for many of the architecture tours during the related 11-day celebration of desert design.
Already bought your tour tickets to Sunnylands and the William Cody glass house? Consider yourself lucky. Those events have sold out. But tickets are still available for selected tours as well as lectures and films, and the modern living, vintage car and vintage trailer expos.
Limited tickets were released Friday for tours of the Frey House II, above, architect Albert Frey's home built high in the San Jacinto Mountains overlooking Palm Springs. Tickets are $50.
The Designer Showcase at the Marrakesh Country Club, described as "modernist Moroccan-meets Hollywood Regency," will be open for tours Feb. 15 to 24. Tickets are $35.
Architect E. Stewart Williams' Temple Isaiah, designed in 1949, will be open to the public for the first time. The tour will include a display of memorabilia as well as works by Israeli sculptor Yaacov Agam.