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Final Weekend: Bauhaus at MoMA

This weekend marks the final days of the Museum of Modern Art's homage to the Bauhaus, the early-20th-century German school and movement that fostered and supported early modernism leaders like Marcel Breuer and Walter Gropius. The MoMA's exhibition Bauhaus 1919-1933: Workshops for Modernity opened on November 8, 2009, and is the museum's first major show featuring the Bauhaus in over 70 years.
January 20, 2010
Iannis Xenakis, Study for Metastaseis, c. 1953 Ink on paper 9 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches. Iannis Xenakis Archives, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris.

Events this Weekend: 1.14-17

This long weekend sees two exhibition openings and two closings worth checking out: a look at Iannis Xenakis's work and the changing understanding of "landscape" in New York, Daniel Burnham's Plan of Chicago in the Windy City, and Ewan Gibbs' drawings of San Francisco in the City by the Bay.
January 14, 2010
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New Energy-Saving Gadgets from CES

The Consumer Electronics Show is in full swing in Vegas and there are lots of reports coming from the blogosphere about new energy-saving devices for the home. One early peek from Engadget looks at new products from Oregon Scientific, a technology company based in Portland, Oregon.
January 7, 2010
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Events this Weekend: 12.31-1.3

Out with the old and in with the new! As we put 2009 to rest and ring in 2010, we take a look at three exhibits from 2009 worth visiting before their doors are closed.
December 31, 2009
The Twist Chair, 2008, by Anna von Schewen.

This Weekend: 12.17-12.20

Though this is the time of year when many people spend the weekends bustling around finishing their Christmas shopping, it's a good time to take a break and warm up with a stroll inside a museum--plus, they almost always have gift shops. Here are three shows to check out this weekend.
December 17, 2009
Rendering of a villa in Inner Mongolia, to be constructed this year, by LTL Architects.

This Weekend: 12.10-12.13

This weekend sees the closing of a number of exhibitions around the world. Though they're on their way out, these shows, like Arch Schools: Visions of the Future and Nordhavn: The Sustainable City of Tomorrow, have their eye on the future.
December 10, 2009
Drawing of the R. Henry C. Green House in Vancouver, B.C., created by Greene and Greene.

This Weekend: 12.03-12.06

This weekend features a whole host of openings and closings across the United States, from the first days of Detour: Architcture and Design Along 18 National Tourist Routes in Norway to the last of Material ConneXion's show Bits 'n Pieces, highlighting high design made possible by high tech.
December 3, 2009
Full Scale Model of Chaise Longue (La Chaise), 1948, by Charles and Ray Eames.

This Weekend: 11.26-11.29

Whereas last weekend was one of openings, this weekend is one for catching shows before they close.
November 27, 2009
The 606 Universal Shelving System, designed in 1960 for Vitsœ by Dieter Rams.

This Weekend: 11.19-11.22

This week we're highlighting a slew of show openings around the world and in the United States focusing on big-name designers and big-name ideas.
November 20, 2009