a2 modern

fall: upcoming events

[caption id="attachment_1016" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Willcox House, courtesy of Amanda Murray"][/caption] There are several upcoming a2modern events that we want everyone to know about. Mark your calendars and continue to check back for new details! 8.30: summer series walking tour: regent drive. 6:30 This tour...

summer series: walking tour

[caption id="attachment_991" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Dr.and Mrs. Joseph Morris house by Alden B. Dow"][/caption] a2modern: summer 2011 what: a2modern walking tour where: mid-century architecture on Regent Drive when: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 6:30 pm duration: One hour cost: $10 donation to a2modern for future programming,...

Seminar: National Preservation Institute, Ann Arbor

The National Preservation Institute, a nonprofit organization founded in 1980, educates those involved in the management, preservation, and stewardship of our cultural heritage. The 2011-2012 National Preservation Institute seminar schedule is available online at www.npi.org. Advance registration rate available through August 1, 2011 This year's seminar: ...

modern on the market: 8.4.11

[caption id="attachment_974" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Robert C. Metcalf Collection, Bentley Historical Library"][/caption] a2modern event: modern on the market when: thursday 8.4.11 where: 830 avon road time: 5:30 to 7:30 (note time change from earlier announcement!) property: Dr. and Mrs. Richard Crane House,...

art fair event: vision 20×20

VISION 20x20 Emerging Design for a New Century an informal, rapid-fire presentation event featuring Nawal Motawi, tile designer Beth Diamond, landscape architect Frank Arvan, architect & exhibit designer Mashawnta Armstrong, designer & publisher Chris Bidlack, graphic designer Brienne Willcock, interior designer Steven Mankouche, architect Alex Porbe, metalwork Paul Sizer,...

summer series: walking tour

[caption id="attachment_912" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Walking Tour"][/caption] a2modern: summer 2011 what: a2modern walking tour where: tour will highlight fabulous mid-century architecture in Ann Arbor Hills when: thursday, july 28, 2011 6:30 ...

tour: frank lloyd wright in detroit

One of the goals of a2modern is to support and promote the activities throughout s.e. michigan. This event is not an a2modern event, but, we thought that many in the group would be interested! Destination Detroit Saturday, August 13, 2011 3:30-10:00pm Join the Conservancy for a Usonian trilogy...

summer series: walking tour

[caption id="attachment_912" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Walking Tour"][/caption] a2modern: summer 2011 what: a2modern walking tour where: tour will highlight fabulous mid-century architecture in Ann Arbor Hills when: wednesday june 22, 2011 6:30 cost: $10 donation to a2modern for...

lecture: Minoru Yamasaki's Search for Fusion: Tranquility and Delight

[caption id="attachment_897" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Minoru Yamasaki"][/caption] Minoru Yamasaki's Search for Fusion: Tranquility and Delight When: Wednesday, May 25th Where: Helen L. DeRoy Auditorium, Wayne State University, Detroit 5203 Cass Avenue Time: 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Lecture Description: Henry Guthard is a founding member of the Yamasaki firm with...