All Posts in Category modernism

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…

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Boston International Fine Art Show

Joan Miro Galatee, 1976   15th Annual Boston International Fine Art Show – Nov 17-20, 2011 Galleries from London, Madrid, and across the United States will offer more than 3,000 original works of art at the 15th Annual Boston International Fine Art Show, November 17-20, 2011 at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for The Arts, 539…

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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.

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Brief Sampling of Modernism in Lincoln

  I have had this link bookmarked for a while but just stumbled across it again recently while doing some surfing. Old House Journal online takes a look at some specimens of residential midcentury modernism in the town of Lincoln. It seems our friends at FoMA Lincoln suggested a few to view.

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Sold: Modernism Blends with Tradition

      UNDER CONTRACT as of 4/20: Originally built in 1951, this house was given a dramatic facelift in 1998 by the architecture team, JASONNOAH, Jason Silverman and Noah Grunburg, who met while attending Taliesin, and were certainly inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright. Located at 34 Oak Street in Lexington, the house is sited…

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