June 2017

  • Hugh Newell Jacobsen’s Tager House Saved

    Too many times during the past 10 years I have posted about a mid-century modern home in need of serious repair meeting the wrecking ball and being replaced by a McMansion. Not this time. It is good to see that the 1960 Tager House by Hugh Newell Jacobsen was saved Read More >

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    June 26, 2017

  • DCPL’s Mid-Century Modern Instameet – July 16

    The DC Preservation League is holding its first Instameet on Sunday, July 16, to explore the mid-century modern paradise of Southwest DC. Beginning at Arena Stage, the group will tour part of the neighborhood and photograph housing that includes the aluminum domes of River Park and one of I.M. Pei’s lesser known apartments. Read More >

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    June 20, 2017

  • Celebrating Frank Lloyd Wright’s 150th

    Today marks the 150th birthday of Frank Lloyd Wright. The work of the most iconic American architect is still much discussed today and continues to impact the realm of modern, organic architecture. To celebrate the 150th anniversary of his birth, the Museum of Modern Art is holding Frank Lloyd Wright Read More >

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    June 8, 2017