Tour of Richard Neutra’s Rice House in Richmond
Here’s a slideshow of images I took during the tour of Neutra’s Rice House in Richmond hosted by Modern Richmond. Located here, the 1964 house was designed by Richard Neutra for Ambassador Walter Rice, a top Reynolds Metals Corp. executive, and his wife, Inger, a native of Denmark who still Read More >
September 30, 2009
Two Early Modernist Berla & Abel Townhomes
Here are listings for two townhomes by early D.C. modernists Julian Berla and Joseph Abel, who are known for the Bender Building and The Towers among others. Abel designed the Shoreham Hotel.
1943 3/2 towhome in Mount Pleasant – 559K – Open Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m.
1925 3/2.5 Read More >
September 19, 2009
Open House Sunday at My Charred Oak Estates Listing
I’ll be holding my 5/3 1961 vintage mid-century modern listing in Charred Oak Estates open from 2 to 5 on Sunday. If you are searching for a MCM in Bethesda or know someone who is, stop by to take Read More >
September 18, 2009
Julius Shulman Doc at E Street Cinema Beginning Nov. 6
I just saw the news last night and I’ve heard from some excited readers today . Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman, the award-winning documentary by Eric Bricker, will be playing for one week at the E Street Cinema beginning Nov. 6. Can’t wait. See you there.
September 17, 2009
Rock Creek Wood’s Marks 50th Anniversary
Congratulations to the current and former residents of Rock Creek Woods, the Charles Goodman-designed community off Connecticut Avenue in Silver Spring for marking the community’s 50th anniversary with a Labor Day weekend celebration. The residents kicked off the festivities on Saturday with a reception at Read More >
September 15, 2009
New Bethesda/Chevy Chase Listings Open on Sunday
Original Nelson lamp and brick screen at the 1961 MCMin Charred Oak Estates I am holding open Sunday.
I’ll be holding my new listing, a 1961 vintage MCM in Charred Oak Estates in Bethesda, open from 1 to 4 p.m. If you are out Read More >
September 12, 2009
Richmond Road Trip: Neutra’s Rice House
The folks at Modern Richmond are inviting the modernists of D.C. down I-95 on Saturday, Sept. 26 for tours of the 1965 Rice House, designed by Richard Neutra for Ambassador Walter Rice, a top Reynolds Metals Corp. executive, and his wife, Read More >
September 8, 2009
Kuhn House: Original Goodman Plans, Images from Hollin Hills
When Craig Kuhn was preparing to put his parents Hollin Hills Goodman on the market, he came across a treasure trove of vintage images of the house, original plans by Goodman and the plans his father Howard, Read More >
September 7, 2009
Glass House Donor Tour
One of big disappointments this summer was not getting to see Philip Johnson’s Glass House. I had a ticket. Plans were set. And then I got so sick. On the very day I was supposed to be in New Read More >
September 6, 2009
Arcola in Wheaton
An image of a nice mid-century home is featured in this Post article about the Arcola neighborhood, which borders Wheaton Regional Park.
September 5, 2009
Final Weekend of Blu Dot Sale at RCKNDY
Blu Dot sale at RCKNDY ends Tuesday.
September 5, 2009
Modern Capital on the Map
Modern Capital made the cut for Dwell’s handy map and listing of Realtors and real estate websites across the United States that specialize in mid-century modern listings. As we approach the three-year anniversary of the blog, I am glad I can continue to uncover and connect people with the Read More >
September 2, 2009