Hiss Residence to get new "umbrella."

 

One of the most intriguing creations by the architect Paul Rudolph was the Hiss Residence in Sarasota, Florida where he designed a sun screening "umbrella" over a portion of the roof of the house. The feature was blown away by Hurricane Alma in 1966. The new owners of the iconic house are now attempting to replace it. See story below.

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