a2 modern

exhibit: inside lafayette park

LAFAYETTE PLAZA, 1565 EAST LAFAYETTE STREET What: An exhibition on Lafayette Park featuring THE SETTLEMENT SHAPE, a project by Milan Politecnico University; work from THANKS FOR THE VIEW, MR. MIES, a book forthcoming Fall 2012; and an installation by ROGUEHAA. Opening Reception Sat. 4/14, 6–9...

preservation award for "In Memoriam, Carlson Terrace, 1957-2007"

Ethel Goodstein-Murphree has received the 2011 Ned Shank Award for Outstanding Preservation Publication from the Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas for her article, “In Memoriam, Carlson Terrace, 1957-2007.” This article, published in Preservation Education and Research, the journal of the National Council for Preservation Education, examines...

conference: Society of Architectural Historians-Detroit

What: Society of Architectural Historians Where: Detroit When: April 18-22, 2012 Program and further information The Society of Architectural Historians is a group that resonates fully with the emphasis on placemaking that is key to Michigan’s future because buildings are among the most significant ingredients of...

a2modern presentation: february 15, 2012

a2modern is pleased to announce its first event for 2012. Mark your calendars and join us for a presentation and discussion by Kingsbury Marzolf and Calvin Hoeft. Designing and Building a House in Ann Arbor A local architect and a builder lead the audience behind the...

symposium: wood in the 21st century–design and preservation of contemporary + historic architecture

WOOD IN THE 21st CENTURY: Design and Preservation of Contemporary & Historic Architecture When: Saturday, March 24 – Sunday, March 25, 2012 Organized by • Technology & Conservation • MIT Department of Architecture's Building Technology Program • Boston Society of Architects/AIA's Historic Resources Committee This important symposium will be held on...

event: modern living program

EMU Preservation Research Techniques Presentations Homeowners and a2modern members are invited to attend presentations about a selection of modern homes designed by significant architects that worked in Ann Arbor neighborhoods – Alden Dow, David Osler, James Livingston, Thomas Tanner, Robert Pond and Tivadar Balogh. Students in the...

exhibits: modern in the museums

University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, Michigan Mark di Suvero: Tabletops Pacific Standard Time Pacific Standard Time is an unprecedented collaboration of cultural institutions across Southern California coming together to celebrate the birth of the L.A. art scene. Beginning October 2011, over 60 cultural institutions will...

workshop: free MHPN event 12/2-3, 2011

HISTORIC PRESERVATION WORKSHOP YPSILANTI, MICHIGAN December 2-3, 2011 The Michigan Historic Preservation Network invites you to attend a FREE 2-Day workshop on the historic preservation of homes and small commercial buildings. Most owners of older and historic homes and small commercial buildings want to maintain and preserve their properties’...