Real Estate in the Boston Area : Modernism Specialists

Selling Residential Modernism docomomo-US/New England

Monday, March 12 6 – 8p.m. BSA 290 Congress Street  Boston, MA,: docomomo-US/New England presents Bill Janovitz and John Tse of Hammond Residential Real Estate, Lexington, MA, who will speak about their work in educating buyers and sellers about Modernism in the Boston region. Please RSVP to and by 12 p.m., Friday March 9, if you plan to attend....

Architect David N. Fixler: Defending Modern House

From the Weston local newspaper, David Fixler  (of the New England branch of Docomomo), offers a compelling argument for saving Modern houses in the Boston area. Link here.
Plea to Save Modernism in NOLA

Plea to Save Modernism in NOLA

I follow the great Harry Shearer on Twitter (@theharryshearer). He has made New Orleans his home away from home for many years. He tweeted a link to this beautiful film, alerting the public to DOCOMOMO Louisianna’s efforts to stop the demolition of the Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School, designed by Charles Colbert.

Snake Hill + "Hipsters in the Woods" — A great piece by David Fixler

I just stumbled across this piece by David Fixler, President of the New Englad chapter of DOCOMOMO. Years ago, I read a similar piece by Mr. Fixler in Architecture Boston. Massachusetts is home to the first (and only prewar) Modern house neighborhoods in this country, of which the earliest and one of the most significant...