Real Estate in the Boston Area : Modernism Specialists
Monthly archive December, 2011
Dieter Rams

Dieter Rams

A piece here on the SFMOMA retrospective of the work of designer Dieter Rams. It is fun tracing the lineage of good, clean, modern industrial design from Apple, to Polaroid (we just sold the house of an erstwhile Polaroid designer), to Braun, and Bang & Olufsen.  

Mink Fridge and Other Mid-Century Appliances

Some great ideas, here.

Lexington School System Accolades

A letter sent by Superintendent, Dr. Paul Ash, points out the following: Recent LPS Accomplishments November 29, 2011 Bridge School wins the Massachusetts Gold-level award for health and wellness.  This award is given yearly by the DESE to a school with a strong commitment to the health of its students and staff.  Bridge School faculty and...
Seems like Eames'...

Seems like Eames’…

…are everywhere now, what with the new film and all. By the way, that is screening here in Boston at the Museum of Fine Arts. Mark Feeney has a review in the Globe today. More details here. In the meantime, you can watch Ice Cube tour the Eames house in Los Angeles at the New...

New York Times on New England Modernist Perservation

Regular readers will recall a post for a listing we had for a Deck House in Lincoln. We mentioned it being in close proximity to the well-known Flansburgh House, which architecte Earl Flansburgh built for his own family (which includes his son, John of They Might Be Giants). Well, now comes an article in the...

New Peacock Farm-Area Offering

There is a new listing in the Pleasant Brook section, adjacent to the Peacock Farm neighborhood, for $699,000, listed with Coldwell Banker. As always, John Tse and Bill Janovitz are always available as buyer agents for this and other brokers’ listings. Contact us for more information.  
The Big Lebowski and LA Modernism

The Big Lebowski and LA Modernism

Interesting report on NPR’s Weekend Edition about John Lautner.