a2 modern

Tour: Southfield Modern

Tour: Southfield's Unique Collection of Mid-Century Modern DATE: Saturday, June 29, 2013 Time: 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. Start: Millennium Centre (Northland Theater) 15600 Northland Drive, Southfield, MI 48075 Parking: Free at Millennium Centre COST: $20/per person See flyer for more information! Tour includes discussion of Mid Century Modern Design Elements...

Exhibit: East Lansing Modern

East Lansing Modern, 1940 - 1970 Michigan State University Museum Ground Floor, April 28 - August 18, 2013 Opening Reception: Sunday, April 28, 2-4 PM. Gallery Talk at 3PM East Lansing itself is on exhibit at the Michigan State University Museum as “East Lansing Modern, 1940-1970” explores...

Balthazar Korab: Architect of Photography, a talk by John Comazzi

a2modern's Spring lecture April 3rd by John Comazzi, author of Balthazar Korab: Architect of Photography [caption id="attachment_1470" align="alignright" width="240"] Balthazar Korab, Eliel Saarinen, Cranbrook Academy of Arts (Bloomfield Hills, MI, 1938–42), ca. 1978. Mermaids & Tritons bronze sculptures (1930) by Carl Milles in the foreground.[/caption] Please join...

lecture: PROOF POSITIVE episode 2:5 / Caroline Constant

PROOF POSITIVE episode 2:5 / Caroline Constant February 14, 2013 01:00 PM Saarinen Conference Room (Rm. 2224) University of Michigan Art + Architecture Building Caroline Constant is Professor of Architecture and Emil Lorch Collegiate Professor of Architecture and Planning (2011-2014) at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture...

brownbag at Kempf House March 13

"Ann Arbor Mid-Century Architects and Domestic Architecture" Speakers: Nancy Deromedi
 and Grace Shackman Nancy, archivist at UM’s Bentley Historical Library and co-founder of a2modern, and Grace, author of Ann Arbor Observed, will discuss Ann Arbor’s remarkable collection of post-war architect-designed homes in the style known...