Philip Johnson Glass House, New Canaan, CT Photos

The Philip Johnson Glass House (1949) was the residence of this renowned architect in New Canaan, CT. There are several modern structures including art galleries integrated into a private park-like setting. It is run by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

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Panorama of Brick House, Glass House & pool at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Panorama of Brick House, Glass House & pool at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Panorama showing relation of Philip Johnson Glass & Brick Houses with paths between. New Canaan, CT.
Panorama showing relation of Philip Johnson Glass & Brick Houses with paths between. New Canaan, CT.
Panorama of stone walls & tree gaps which Johnson considered part of landscape design at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Panorama of stone walls & tree gaps which Johnson considered part of landscape design at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Lift gate at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Lift gate at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Map of grounds of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Entrance road of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Lift gate (1977) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.Lift gate at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Map of grounds of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Entrance road of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Popestead house at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House was designed by architect to orient visitors, but is no longer used for purpose. New Canaan, CT.Da Monsta orientation/reception building at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Detail of Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Popestead house (1920) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House was designed by architect to orient visitors, but is no longer used for purpose. New Canaan, CT.Da Monsta orientation/reception building (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.Detail of Da Monsta reception center (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Detail of Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Detail of Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Detail of Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Detail of Da Monsta reception center (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Detail of Da Monsta reception center (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Detail of Da Monsta reception center (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Da Monsta reception center (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Interior of Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Da Monsta reception center at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Library / study & deer-proof plant nursery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Library / study / studio at Philip Johnson Glass House where architect executed designs. New Canaan, CT.
Interior of Da Monsta reception center (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Da Monsta reception center (1995) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Library / study & deer-proof plant nursery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Library / study / studio (1980) at Philip Johnson Glass House where architect executed designs. New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.
Panorama of stone walls, roads, & dry well of Johnson's landscaped approach to Philip Johnson Glass & Brick Houses. New Canaan, CT.Footpaths designed for Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Swimming pool on pasture outside Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Panorama of stone walls, roads, & dry well of Johnson's landscaped approach to Philip Johnson Glass & Brick Houses. New Canaan, CT.Footpaths designed for Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.Swimming pool (c1955) on pasture outside Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Philip Johnson Glass House (c1949). New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.
Round bathroom module in Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Bedroom end of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Dining corner of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Dining corner of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Round bathroom module in Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Bedroom end of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Dining corner of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Dining corner of Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Dining table at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Sitting area with fireplace in Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Ludwig Mies van der Rohe chairs designed for German Pavilion of 1929 Barcelona Universal Exposition at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Fireplace & lampstand at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Dining table at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Sitting area with fireplace in Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Ludwig Mies van der Rohe chairs designed for German Pavilion of 1929 Barcelona Universal Exposition at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Fireplace & lampstand at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Fireplace with glass shield at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Desk & cantilevered chair at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Bed & wooden armoire wall at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Bathroom at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Fireplace with glass shield at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Desk & cantilevered chair at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Bed & wooden armoire wall at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Bathroom at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Bathroom at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Kitchen corner at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Kitchen counter at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Kitchen corner at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Bathroom at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Kitchen corner at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Kitchen counter at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Kitchen corner at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Sculpture at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Wire garden chairs at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Wire garden chairs at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.View from Philip Johnson Glass House to Pond Pavilion & Lincoln Kirstein Tower. New Canaan, CT.
Sculpture at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Wire garden chairs at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Wire garden chairs at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.View from Philip Johnson Glass House to Pond Pavilion (1962) & Lincoln Kirstein Tower (1985). New Canaan, CT.
Pond Pavilion at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Pond Pavilion at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Lincoln Kirstein Tower under restoration at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Brick House contains utilitarian functions for Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Pond Pavilion (1962) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.Pond Pavilion (1962) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Lincoln Kirstein Tower (1985) under restoration at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Brick House (1949) contains utilitarian functions for Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.
Brick House round window details at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Brick House windowless side facing Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Entrance to underground Painting Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Painting Gallery with swivel walls to change views at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Brick House (1949) round window details at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Brick House windowless side facing Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Entrance to underground Painting Gallery (1965) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Painting Gallery (1965) with swivel walls to change views at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Sculpture Gallery (1970) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT. Architect: Philip Johnson.Sculpture Gallery (1970) at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Reception building in town of New Canaan from which visitors are bused to Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Interior of Sculpture Gallery at Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.Reception building in town of New Canaan from which visitors are bused to Philip Johnson Glass House. New Canaan, CT.
Background displays at Philip Johnson Glass House reception center. New Canaan, CT.


Background displays at Philip Johnson Glass House reception center. New Canaan, CT.



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