Collection by Erika Heet

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


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.
Arthur Neiva Pavilion, Jorge Ferreira, 1942, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
“Collegi” buildings, Giancarlo De Carlo, 1962–1982, Urbino, Italy.
Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning Center, João Batista Vilanova Artigas and Carlos Cascaldi, 1969, Sao Paulo,...
Gropius House, Walter Gropius, 1938, Lincoln, Massachusetts.
Het Schip, Michel de Klerk, 1921, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Hill House, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, 1904, Helensburgh, Scotland.
Jewett Arts Center, Paul Rudolph, 1958, Wellesley, Massachusetts.
Arts Building and Cloister, George Nakashima, 1967, New Hope, Pennsylvania.
Rietveld Schröder House, Gerrit Rietveld, 1924, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Einstein Tower, Erich Mendelsohn, 1921, Potsdam, Germany.
Saint John’s Abbey and University Church, Marcel Breuer, 1961, Collegeville, Minnesota.
Strutt House, James Strutt, 1956, National Capital Area, Canada.
Unity Temple, Frank Lloyd Wright, 1908, Oak Park, Illinois.