Beyond the Glass House: New Canaan Mid-Century Modern Houses 1947-1979

New Canaan Library

October 22, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Beyond the Glass House: New Canaan Mid-Century Modern Houses 1947-1979.

Join guest editor and architect Alan Goldberg and photographer Michael Biondo for a conversation with writer Gwen North Reiss about the New Canaan houses featured in the magazine, the making of the monograph, the related international competition, “Living in the Future,” and exhibitions at the Center for Architecture Sarasota and the Yale School of Architecture Main Gallery.
a+u – Architecture & Urbanism – is a magazine in Japanese and English that provides information on architecture around the globe to a global readership. A recent issue of the magazine examined fourteen Mid-Century Modern houses in New Canaan, designed by nine architects between the years 1947-1979.

Contact Name: The Glass House

Contact Email: contact@theglasshouse.org

Contact Phone: 2035949884

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This event is free to the public. Please register at the New Canaan Library.

Venue

New Canaan Library
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840

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Parking on premises, on surrounding streets and adjacent parking lot.

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