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Skating Mid-century Nostalgia
April 15, 2015
With eyes on May 9 East Bay match, S.F. Bay Bombers roller derby is fast and real
Creativity Is in Their Blood
April 8, 2015
Three upcoming diverse cultural events by modernist fans who love making art, music
Music under an Eichler Roof
April 1, 2015
Classical meets psychedelia as Dirty Cello plays Castro Valley Eichler house concert
Preservation Conference Set
March 25, 2015
2015 edition focuses on San Diego modern, Cliff May, 'tiki temples' and CA bohemians
'Design for Modern Living'
March 18, 2015
New film turned DVD focuses on important mid-century artists of Claremont, California
'Elvis' Cadillac' Stars Again
March 4, 2015
With flying fins and lots of chrome, the ‘59 gem among 3,000 cars at Goodguys show
Amazing Glass Art on Display
March 4, 2015
Artist David Ruth reveals hidden worlds in glass at new light-filled East Bay show
'Emotional Landscapes' Show
February 25, 2015
Sky-high aerial perspective inspires artist Sydell Lewis for new exhibition of paintings
Love, Live and Dress the Era
February 18, 2015
From rockabilly to Mad Men to disco—cool mid-century fashion expo in S.F. March 7-8
S.F. Expo's 100th Anniversary
February 11, 2015
Lots of festivities in the works to celebrate a sublime 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition
New 'Eichler' = Lots of Buzz
February 3, 2015
First new Eicher home since the '70s to be unveiled February 18 for Palm Springs tour
Fin-tastic Fun and Excess
January 28, 2015
CA Auto Museum revs up for a new exhibit showing off flashy fins of Atomic Age cars
Get Set for Modernism Week
January 21, 2015
Palm Springs' desert blooms again with lots of mid-century modern festivities Feb. 12-22
Art with Familial Connection
January 15, 2015
Artists Harry and Lynn Powers extend their marriage with 'Creative in Common' show
Yosemite's Ceramic Surprises
January 7, 2015
Dana Morton's strange and abstract plates—21st century art rooted in antique laces
Sunset Headquarters' Future
January 1, 2015
New owner says iconic Cliff May-designed building and its gardens will be preserved
Get Merry—Mid-Century Style
December 9, 2014
Holiday films from the period show touches of modernist influence with lots of ho-ho-ho
Big City Holiday Nostalgia
December 3, 2014
San Francisco has plenty of old-fashioned touches for this year's Christmas season
A Record Supreme
November 25, 2014
Symposium, concerts at SF Jazz to celebrate Coltrane masterpiece
Paradise for Tiki Lovers
November 19, 2014
International Tiki Marketplace brings in 43 vendors of tiki ware for Dec. 6 SoCal event