Modern architecture

Stunning MCM house by Henry Hoover, pioneer of New England modernist architecture

from Mid-Century Home – Henry Hoover’s Germeshausen house in Weston, MA Modernism Week in Palm Springs wraps up this weekend, and although we aren’t there this year I keep getting...
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Marcel Breuer’s St John’s Abbey Church… perhaps the most important piece of modern religious architecture in the US

We first visited Saint John’s Abbey Church about 50 years ago, when my husband was an architecture student and we were living in Fargo, ND. The church was completed in...
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Iconic Fickett and Eichler mid-century modern homes filled with natural light

When I think of the mid-century modern home style, the first thing I think of is light… and bringing the outside in, blurring the lines between exterior and interior spaces....
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Stunning 1951 home built into an LA hill gets a total renovation… and it’s for sale

This striking mid-century home caught my eye in dwell+. It’s fascinating seeing this stunning renovation from the ground up and I had to share. It is currently listed for sale…...
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Frank Lloyd Wright’s only Adobe design

When I saw the above article from dwell+ I knew I had to share it… if only so I could find it again myself! This one-of-a-kind adobe home was designed...
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Frank Lloyd Wright design realized 4 decades after his death

Photos courtesy of Mid-Century Home, Ryan Halsey photographer When photos of this stunning retreat arrived in my inbox compliments of Mid-Century Home I was fascinated. It obviously looked like a...
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Docomomo Tour Day 2022… tour 5 modernist homes 10/8/22

It feels good to have Docomomo Fall Tour Day 2022 return to self-guided, in-person tours. This year’s tour includes 5 modernist homes in three metro neighborhoods: Normandale Park in Edina,...
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Mid-Century-Modern Renovation

Love the article from Mid-Century Homes about this home designed by a prominent MCM architect working in Arizona after WW2. The new homeowner knew it had been poorly remodeled and...
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