News

Tiki and Surf Culture Summit
June 12, 2014
Two lowbrow Los Angeles exhibitions pair Brad 'Tiki Shark' Parker and Damian Fulton
Unusual 'Display of Gestures'
June 4, 2014
'Unconventional' meets 'medieval' for show of Jennifer Crupi's fascinating wearable art
Wigwam a Kick on Route 66
May 28, 2014
Showman Charles Phoenix to host retro pow-wow at teepee-themed hotel chain
Finally...Altoon Gets His Due
May 22, 2014
Powerful work of Los Angeles artist John Altoon featured in first major retrospective
Mid-century Madness Galore
May 13, 2014
Curator has lots of mid-century inspiration behind upcoming exhibition in Sacto area
'A Handful of Clay' Exhibition
May 8, 2014
UC Berkeley hosts retrospective show on renowned Bay Area ceramicist Edith Heath
Tour Hollywood's Flying Wing
April 30, 2014
May 18 AIA event gets inside Los Angeles architect Harry Gesner’s updated design
An Ethnic Angle on Modern
April 24, 2014
New S.F. exhibition highlights considerable contribution of Jews to mid-century design
Center of Eichler Attention
April 13, 2014
May 3-4 home tour in San Mateo Highlands features a 'Modern Hub' bonus attraction
Winged Wonders are Back!
April 2, 2014
CA-Modern findings are proof positive—butterfly roofs are taking flight once again
Grudge that Won't Budge
March 26, 2014
CA-Modern report views NorCal vs. SoCal rivalry with a trace of Hatfield and McCoys
Exhibit of Vinyl Vibrations
March 20, 2014
Oakland Museum as a listening room to explore the value of 33-rpm records today
Exotica Moderne
March 6, 2014
Historian keys in on Tim Pflueger’s modern designs for the GG International Exhibition
Disney Magic with Blair Flair
March 6, 2014
S.F. exhibit focuses on designer Mary Blair—her art gave Disney films a modern look
Celebrating Women of Blues
February 26, 2014
Sultry Lavay Smith will sing the tough and tender songs of four blues & jazz pioneers
Maral Makes Mesh Modern
February 20, 2014
S.F. artist Maral Rapp turns classic mesh handbags into contemporary wearable art
Design Takes to the Streets
February 11, 2014
Show keys on '60s political art from artists and architects that remains relevant today
Ethereal from the Outer Limits
February 4, 2014
'Wavemakers' film delights in the spooky sounds of the ondes Martenot instrument
Art to Wear…If You Dare
January 30, 2014
San Jose's Museum of Quilts & Textiles focuses on wearable art rooted in the '60s
'Casbah' Gala in the Desert
January 23, 2014
Palm Springs Modernism Week goes exotic for 2014 with Moroccan bash and lots more