The 6th Annual Southampton Historical Museum House Tour

The Southampton Historical Museum is holding it's 6th Annual House Tour on May 30, 2015. From cottages to mansions this is a not to be missed event! The event starts at 1pm and continues till 4pm. It is then followed by a champagne reception at the Museum. Click HERE for more information. Below are a few views of the homes that will be on the tour.








Houses of the Hamptons: The Gilded Age


Houses of the Hamptons at Mill Neck Manor
This coming Saturday, May 23, 2015, Gary Lawrance, co-author of the bestselling book, “Houses of the Hamptons, 1880-1930” will be giving an illustrated presentation about some of the great mansions of the Hamptons from the Gilded Age. They will include, Wooldon Manor, the home of Jesse Woolworth Donahue, Black Point, the H. H. Rogers mansion, Bayberry Land, The Duponts Chestertown House, Villa Mille Fiore, Red Maples and The Orchard, one of architect Stanford White’s last great commissions. The talk will also give a brief history of the founding of the Summer colony.
I will be giving this talk at Mill Neck Manor also known as Sefton Manor, the site of this springs latest Long Island show house. Make a day out of it and attend the show house and plan on attending my talk. Click HERE for information about the show house. Mill Neck Manor is located in Nassau County on the North Shore of Long Island, near Oyster Bay. 

For those who cannot attend but would like to know more about the Houses of the Hamptons, during the Gilded Age, please click HERE for New York Social Diary's review of "Houses of the Hamptons, 1880 -1930". The book, “Houses of the Hamptons, 1880-1930” is also available to buy on Amazon. There are also copies on eBay of the now rare out of print 2007 first edition which can be autographed and inscribed by co-author, Gary Lawrance.

You can also preview both editions of the book on the on following links.



I also recommend visiting the publisher of the book, Acanthus Press for many other fine titles, many of them covering other great mansions of the Gilded Age. The publisher is also offering readers of this blog a special 25% off discount if you buy, Houses of the Hamptons, 1880-1930 at his online STORE along with the same discount for some of his other select titles. Please enter the code, "Hamptons2015" when checking out.

Gary Lawrance Architectural Models of Hamptons Houses featured in the Wall Street Journal WSJ Hamptons Cottages and Gardens and Dan's Papers

Here are a few of my architectural models built for houses in the Hamptons designed by local architects. To see and read more about my architectural models as featured in the Wall Street Journal, WSJ, Hamptons Cottages & Gardens and Dans Papers, click on the links below.

     Wall Street Journal

 

Hamptons Cottages & Gardens

 

Dan's Papers


Model of a Southampton residence featured in the WSJ, Wall Street Journal made by Gary Lawrance & renovated by Fleetwood & Mcmullan Architects




Model of a Southampton residence made by Gary Lawrance & designed by Architect John David Rose

Model of a Southampton residence made by Gary Lawrance & designed by Fleetwood & McMullan Architects



Architectural House Models of Houses in the Hamptons, Long Island's Gold Coast and New York City built by Model Maker Gary Lawrance, AIA of Lawrance Architectural Presentations, Stony Brook, New York.

Please click HERE to read the article, "Scaling Down Expectations" in the Wall Street Journal's real estate section, "Mansion", about architect Gary Lawrance, AIA and his firm, Lawrance Architectural Presentations.

Below are a few more photos of architectural models that have been created by architect/model maker Gary Lawrance, AIA.  My firm, Lawrance Architectural Presentations has been building  architectural models for many notable  Hamptons architects for over 20 years. These models have been used during design development, for Architectural Review Boards, ARBs or for presentation pieces to be appreciated as art works in the completed home. I also do many models for architects on Long Island's North Shore where villages such as Old Westbury and Brookville require architectural models for new construction or major renovations. For more information please contact me at, lawrance@optonline.net Please also visit my other blog, Mansions of the Gilded Age and friend Gilded Age Mansions on facebook and ask to join the group, Mansions of the Gilded Age.

Click HERE to see a listing of  other media sources and exhibitions where more examples of my work can be seen at the bottom of this post.


Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architetcural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John Laffey Architect,Watermill, New York.
Architectural Model Created for Katherine McCoy Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.

Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Katherine McCoy Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Katherine McCoy Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Katherine McCoy Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Katherine McCoy Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
 Architectural Model Created for John David Rose Architect, Southampton, New York.

Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John David Rose Architect, Southampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John David Rose Architect, Southampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by John David Rose Architect, Southampton, New York.

Architectural Models Created for Preston T. Phillips Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.

Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Preston T. Phillips Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Preston T. Phillips Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Preston T. Phillips Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Preston T. Phillips Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a New York City Townhouse designed by Preston T. Phillips Architect, Bridgehampton, New York.
Architectural Models Created for Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.

Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Frank Greenwald Architect, East Hampton, New York.
Architectural Models Created for Fleetwood/McMullan Architects, East Hampton, NewYork.

Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Fleetwood & McMullan Architects, East Hampton, New York.

Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Fleetwood and McMullan Architects, East Hampton, New York.

Architectural model by Gary Lawrance, AIA Lawrance Architectural Presentations of a Hamptons home designed by Fleetwood and McMullan Architects, East Hampton, New York.


Architectural Models Created for Andrew V. Giambertone & Associates, Architects, Cold Spring Harbor New York.





 Architectural Models Created for Peter Cook Architect, Southampton, New York.