An interior design project utilizing deep, natural colors and textural materials to create a strong, sexy space that enhances rather than competes with this home’s stunning ocean side location. The design included curation and placement of the owners’ vast contemporary art collection.

Studio Name: PRETTY/SMART Inc.
Design Team: PRETTY/SMART Inc.
Area: Hollywood,CA
Year: 2013
Location: Hollywood, CA
Consultants: J Alexander
Photography Credits: Tessa Neustadt

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Pretty Smart is a dynamic, multidisciplinary architecture and design studio located in Long Beach, California. With their detail-oriented approach Pretty Smart creates spaces that are inviting and engaging, functional and elegant, promising a lasting impression upon each resident.

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They specialize in a wide scope of architectural design ranging from residential spaces to accessory dwelling units to commercial buildings. Their team has a combined 16 years of experience, and is women and minority owned.

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Additionally Pretty Smart is committed to sustainability, becoming one of the first certified California Green Businesses in the state.


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