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Spanish Goes Modern

Sunset Magazine
Written by: Johanna Silver

The yard outside a 1920s historic Spanish-style L.A. home gets a surprising makeover.

Brian Bell, a guitarist for the band Weezer, hired landscape architect Mark Tessier to create a front yard that pays homage to his home's architecture, but with an edge. "We didn't want to replicated history," says Tessier. "We wanted to complement it."