18 The Modern Kitchen
LOS ANGELES — Talk about your gold-medal affair. Ball tycoon David Geffen has purchased the Beverly Hills home of Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee President Casey Wasserman for $sixty eight million.
A arresting brew of stone, bottle and white oak, the avant-garde homestead changed into advised with the aid of Pritzker-triumphing artist Richard Meier, whose brought splendid works accommodate the Getty Centermost and the Barcelona Museum of Abreast Art.
Perched in a top breadth aloft Sunset Boulevard, the home sits on three.25 acreage of lawns and ample landscaping.
Gallery-like active areas lined with automated animate doors adequate the 3-story home. There’s an indoor-outdoor considerable room, an open-concept eating location, a cine theater, a gym, an artwork flat and a glassy chef’s kitchen with an billowing centermost island.
The museum-like, 18,543-square-foot autogenous moreover holds six bedrooms and 14 toilets, which include a adept condo with a clandestine deck. Two staircases and an elevator cross the flooring.
Outside, an ball accouter adjoins an eighty five-foot tiled beyond pool. A basin domicile with sliding walls of bottle completes the park-like belongings.
Geffen, who turned into aftermost obvious benumbed out the communicable in his $590 actor superyacht, isn’t any drifter to huge absolute acreage offers. Earlier this year, the tune and blur controlling fabricated account aback he awash his Beverly Hills home to Amazon architect Jeff Bezos for a California almanac $one hundred sixty five million.
The seventy seven-12 months-old Geffen is usual for founding the track labels Asylum Records, Geffen Records and DGC Records, that’s now Interscope Geffen A