News

Desert Modern as Video Stars
February 3, 2013
New film takes fans of modern architecture to Palm Springs’ loveliest Alexander homes
Palm Springs’ Week to Shine
January 26, 2013
Tours, exhibits, parties and lectures turn Modernism Week into worldwide attraction
Those Dirty, Rotten Beams!
January 12, 2013
CA-Modern report underscores the cure to avoid getting eaten out of house and home
Showtime for Modern Homes
January 6, 2013
Organized house tours swell in popularity as emerging organizers eye big business
Dreamin' of an MCM Xmas...
December 22, 2012
Ultimate MCM Xmas Tree!
December 8, 2012
One family’s holiday design comes alive—tree of wonder with shimmering rings
Zany Xmas Coming to Town!
December 1, 2012
Charles Phoenix brings his fun mid-century slide show to San Francisco’s Chinatown
Swinging the Incredible
November 25, 2012
Quartet San Francisco tackles the amazing animated music of Raymond Scott Dec. 7
Big City Modern Rediscovered
November 17, 2012
Michael Murphy’s ‘travel poster’ art keys on ‘forgotten’ S.F. architecture for AIA exhibit
‘Playing with Fire’ a Hot Show
November 11, 2012
Oakland Museum celebrates 50 years of California studio glass with new exhibit
Learning from the Masters
November 4, 2012
Free Nov. 9 talk offers advice on furnishing in the true spirit of the Eames-era designers
Inventor of the Modern Ranch
October 27, 2012
Author Daniel Gregory showcases the work of Cliff May for Neutra House Speaker Series
Cutting-edge on the Peninsula
October 20, 2012
Dwell magazine’s Nov. 3-4 home tour—where you can even meet the architects
Heat that Can’t Be Beat
October 5, 2012
Eichler radiant heat is heavenly, but a new boiler ups energy efficiency, lowers costs
Modern Living Goes to School
September 29, 2012
Stanford is an Eichler museum—homes from every phase of Joe Eichler’s career
Exploring a Pioneer Modernist
September 23, 2012
Paul Adamson’s October 18 lecture delves into the architecture of Gardner A. Dailey
Is Your Kitchen a Champion?
September 16, 2012
Call for entries: CA-Modern contest seeks out the best mid-century modern remodels
Form, Function, and Fun Tour
September 8, 2012
Local architects show off San Francisco modern in AIA’s home tour this weekend
You Could Do Worse!
September 1, 2012
Frontrunners beware—perennial presidential challenger Alfred E. Neuman is looking good
Tiki Gods at a Hot Rod Hop
August 25, 2012
Hot rods, rockabilly and sexy pinups come to Alameda’s favorite tiki lounge Sunday