No longer overshadowed through neighboring Palm Springs, Mod Mirage reveals in footage and tales the historical properties and groups of Rancho Mirage that make up its vital midcentury background.

Mod Mirage files the architecturally leading edge properties and groups that had been constructed on and adjoining to the historical Thunderbird and Tamarisk U . s . a . Golf equipment from 1950 to 1970, in what’s now the neighborhood of Rancho Mirage, California. One of the vital midcentury’s so much outstanding architects, together with William Cody, Donald Wexler, William Krisel, E. Stewart Williams, and William Pereira, designed many of those systems, lots of that are hidden at the back of U . s . a . membership gates and now not simply available to the general public.

This is the primary guide to focal point only on Rancho Mirage’s wealthy structure whilst additionally discussing its influential social historical past.

Melissa Riche is a creator, researcher, structure fanatic, preservationist, and media advisor. She has written approximately structure and layout for two decades, together with articles for Atomic Ranch mag and the Desert Sun newspaper and historical nominations for the Palm Springs Protection Basis. She is the founding father of Mod Mirage, a bunch of midcentury up to date house owners in Rancho Mirage, California. Melissa and her husband, photographer Jim Riche, reside in Tamarisk Ranchos, a William Krisel–designed midcentury up to date neighborhood.