Latest Articles in Preservation

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Near St. Louis, A Midcentury-Modern Public Library Faces Demolition

Preservationists mount a last-ditch effort to save the Lewis and Clark branch, designed by Frederick Dunn.
April 17, 2014
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10 Innovative Urban Homes

These 10 urban homes run the gamut from renovated commercial spaces to new constructions on small, irregular plots.
April 17, 2014
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Design Icon: 10 Buildings by Marcel Breuer

The Bauhaus designer’s modern vision helped post-war American building see the future.
April 14, 2014
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Carreau du Temple: Parisian Poetry in Glass and Steel

Studio Milou’s restoration of a public pavilion showcases the beauty of the Marais.
April 10, 2014
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8 Victorians with Modern Additions

Affectionate homeowners and architects have beckoned these classic homes into the modern era with sleek, midcentury modern additions that distinguish them from their contemporaries. Consider this combination of old and new a kind of architectural steampunk.
April 9, 2014
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8 Endangered Modern Structures

These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.
April 8, 2014
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World’s Fair Pavilion: Restoring the Tent of Tomorrow

Matthew Silva’s documentary on New York's World's Fair Pavilion is focused on getting a forgotten modernist structure restored.
March 31, 2014
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Richard Meier Model Museum Opens in New Jersey

Richard Meier puts 400 of his handmade architectural models on public display in a converted industrial space in Jersey City.
March 18, 2014
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8 Ways to Modernize a Farmhouse

Inspired by architect Lucy Marston's edited farmhouse in the English countryside (featured in our March 2014 issue), we've rounded up a few more modern farmhouse renovations.
February 18, 2014