Collection by Erika Heet

Iconic Modern Buildings That Will Be Saved with the Help of the Getty Foundation

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The organization has announced its second round of funding via the Keeping It Modern initiative to restore structures by Frank Lloyd Wright, Walter Gropius, Gerrit Rietveld, Pierre Jeanneret, and others. Scroll through to see the complete list of recipients of the $1.75 million in grants.

Gandhi Bhawan, Pierre Jeanneret, 1961, Chandigarh, India. The Gandhi Bhawan of Panjab University in Chandigarh is an...
Arthur Neiva Pavilion, Jorge Ferreira, 1942, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In 1942 Jorge Ferreira, a central figure in...
“Collegi” buildings, Giancarlo De Carlo, 1962–1982, Urbino, Italy. Italian architect Giancarlo De Carlo, a core member...
Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning Center, João Batista Vilanova Artigas and Carlos Cascaldi, 1969, Sao Paulo,...
Gropius House, Walter Gropius, 1938, Lincoln, Massachusetts. When Bauhaus founder Walter Gropius moved to the United...
Het Schip, Michel de Klerk, 1921, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Het Schip, or The Ship, is a remarkable monument of...
Hill House, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, 1904, Helensburgh, Scotland. Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh...
Jewett Arts Center, Paul Rudolph, 1958, Wellesley, Massachusetts. In 1958 architect Paul Rudolph completed his...
Arts Building and Cloister, George Nakashima, 1967, New Hope, Pennsylvania. The George Nakashima House and Studio is a...
Rietveld Schröder House, Gerrit Rietveld, 1924, Utrecht, The Netherlands. An incongruous end to a block of traditional...
Einstein Tower, Erich Mendelsohn, 1921, Potsdam, Germany. The solar observatory at the Leibniz Institute for...
Saint John’s Abbey and University Church, Marcel Breuer, 1961, Collegeville, Minnesota. In the 1950s, the Benedictine...
Strutt House, James Strutt, 1956, National Capital Area, Canada. Canadian architect James Strutt used the development...
Unity Temple, Frank Lloyd Wright, 1908, Oak Park, Illinois. In 1905, after a fire destroyed the wood frame Unity...
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