"Phenomenal Places" Closing September 3


Phenomenal Places: The Architectural Models of Gary Lawrance, AIA at the Southampton Historical Museum

"Phenomenal Places: Architectural Models by Gary Lawrance, AIA" will take place atThe Southampton Historical Museum, 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton from Tuesday, May 17 through Saturday, September 3, 2011 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays. Prices are $4 adults, free for members and children 17 and under. For more information, call 631-283-2494.

Gary Lawrance is an architect whose firm, Lawrance Architectural Presentations, provides architectural models and development services to architects, landscape architects and interior designers. He will exhibit a dozen scale models of homes, including many designed by prominent local architects, including Francis Fleetwood, Peter Cook, Preston Philips, Kitty McCoy and Frank Greenwald, some of which can be found full-size in the Hampton's and other parts of Long Island. Mr. Lawrance is also the Co-Author with Anne Surchin of the recent bestselling book, Houses of the Hamptons, 1880-1930, Acanthus Press 2007. He also writes two popular blogs,Houses of the Hamptons and Mansions of the Gilded Age

My Exhibit of Architectural Models is closing this weekend at the Southampton Historical Museum. Please take a look at the attached  links to see some of the wonderful press it has received!

More models can be seen at,

Architectural models are not only for new construction but can also be made of existing homes and properties, including gardens or entire properties for display in homes and offices. They make unique holiday or special gifts!

Gary Lawrence Plum Tv

Please click HERE to watch Plum TV Daily for a video of Gary Lawrance talking about his architectural models that he has built of many houses in the Hamptons.
Click HERE to see more architectural models of Hamptons houses.

The Real Deal
 Wall Street Journal

"Phenomenal Places" Architect Creates Teeny, Tiny Models of Houses in the Hamptons

Architectural model of a Hampton's residence designed by Peter Cook, Architect. Photograph by Mark Samu
Please click HERE for Curbed National's review of the exhibit at the Southampton Historical Museum, " Phenomenal Places" Architectural models by architect,Gary Lawrance, A.I.A.
The exhibit displays a dozen architectural models of beautiful Long Island homes, many built in the Hamptons by local prominent architects such as, Francis Fleetwood, Preston Phillips, Kitty McCoy, Peter Cook and Frank Greenwald.

Follow these links for more about the exhibit.

Curbed Hamptons, Tiny Houses Almost as Expensive as the Real Thing.
Newsday, Where all the best homes start- as scale models. 
Southampton Press, A View from Above: " Phenomenal Places", The Models of Gary Lawrance