Written by Bruna Pelarigo
Today we have a celebrity home in Florida to show you, Alex Rodriguez Modern Home.The acclaimed athlete known as A-Rod has recently score some more point in another field, this time a design triumph in South Florida , an incredible example of contemporary architecture with an extraordinary art collection.
Rodriguez said that he started looking for real estate a few years ago for a private sanctuary.
“Traveling as much as I do, what I really wanted was someplace peaceful, where I could rest and recover and be with my daughters,” Rodriguez . When he bought the lot, he recruited architects Ralph Choeff and Paul Fischman , and the interior decorator Briggs Edward Solomon.
“This house was the collaboration of a dream team,” says Rodriguez. ” Choeff, “Alex wanted to accentuate the indoor-outdoor feel.”
Come with us to this exclusive visit to the contemporary home of Alex Rodrigues.
Alex Rodriguez’s home in Coral Gables, Florida , the evening view of the house
The pool with the adjacent barbecue .
The entryway with artworks by, Adam McEwen, Dan Colen, and Theaster Gates.
The living room black walls make the perfect backdrop for a Keith Haring painting and to the Andy Warhol portrait of Jean-Michel Basquiat. The sofas are in a cotton velvet and the vintage Milo Baughman chairs.
Artsy dining room, paintings by Marilyn Minter and Jean-Michel Basquiat complement with modern furniture choices.
In dark mood office, a pedestal table with Saarinen armchairs, a Marco Ovando photographs.
A Jonathan Horowitz artwork, a multi television, an Eric Slayton concrete bench and a Warren Platner lounge chairs and ottoman .
Polished-marble top and wood flooring in a herringbone pattern for the bar.
A Marsha Lega wall sculpture shines against a span of concrete in the master bedroom.
For the guests room a walnut wall panel and a large Adam McEwen work
For last, but not least, the master bedroom bath is just incredible.
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