Exhibit Celebrates Pioneers of St. Louis Suburban Modernism
- The St. Louis Art Museum has announced the June 29th opening of its recently completed expansion, the East Building.
- In a prolific 15-year period between 1880 and 1895, Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan teamed up to produce an architecture that was stridently American—one that drew from nature for its…
- On a quaint, tree-lined street in Berkeley, California, architect Sarah Deeds of Deeds Design and carpenter John McBride placed a 120-square-foot office/art studio near their main house, a renovated…
- Dear Dwell: We'd like to get a modern-looking birdhouse. Which ones will look best in our backyard? —Erik Edwards, St. Louis, Missouri
- Bold curves, colorful accents and technical vision: Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen’s body of work represents Modernism’s playful side in bloom.
- Witold Rybczynski has been called “architecture’s voice in the world of letters” by The Weekly Standard.
The Luminary Center for the Arts is presenting the first installment of FORM, an annual contemporary furniture, functional object and architectural design show, August 13-14, 2010.
FORM was created as a platform to encourage interaction with contemporary design, support independent designers, and increase awareness locally of cutting-edge trends in the design field. Luminary has gathered some of the best-known local representatives of the design world including SPACE Architecture + Design, Centro, Niche, and studio | durham architects, along with many other designers from around the country.
This two-day exhibition and sale will feature the rocking chairs of architect, planner and designer Ralph Rapson. A percentage of the sales will be donated to the Ralph Rapson Traveling Study Fellowship at the Minnesota Architectural Foundation.