image004Mark Singer

All of us at Laguna Friends of Architecture are sadden by Mark’s succumbing to cancer and thank him for his indelible influence on all of us that live in Laguna.  In particular, he helped LFA become 1,400 friends strong by giving us instant credibility when we were just starting, as one our first speakers talking about how he made his houses earth friendly. This house was the first Platinum LEED compliant in the area, the highest level possible. View some of his work here

Briggs potraitFred Briggs

Fred Briggs was one of the early, pioneering, modern architects in Southern California. After serving in the Navy during World War two, he settled into Laguna Beach shortly after graduating from the USC school of Architecture in 1948.He went on to establish what would become an extraordinary and successful architectural practice of 52 years which would impact architectural concepts will beyond California’s borders.View some of his work here

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