Yo! Venice! got a copy of Cottages in the Sun: Bungalows of Venice, California, and can assure you that it is a “must have” coffee table book for those that love Venice. Written by Margaret Bach and Photographed by Melba Levick, the hardcover book is 240 pages of wonderful color pictures that anyone with an interest in architecture, interior design or just plain old lookie-loo-at the neighbors will enjoy.
Author Margaret Bach is a designer, writer, documentary filmmaker, historian, and preservation advocate. She is a member of the Santa Monica Landmarks Commission and editor of L.A. Architect. Melba Levick is a widely published and exhibited photographer who works and lives in Venice, CA, Paris, and Spain. She is the photographer for Rizzoli’s bestselling Casa California, India Sublime, and California Mediterranean, among many others.