Early Modernist architect whose most well-known works were homes built-in and around LA; known for his maverick design. He graduated through the Vienna Academy of Great Arts in 1911 with an structures degree; he uncovered Frank Lloyd Wright’s function by method of the Wasmuth Collection in 1911. He was employed by Wright to focus on the Imperial Resort in Tokyo, where time he used home in Japan. He was the boy of a timber and steel craftsman and importer, while his mom worked being a dressmaker. He wedded Pauline Gibling after interacting with her in 1919. His Rodriguez Home was observed in the film, “Pineapple Express,” starring Seth Rogen.