Archives March 2011

A Paean to the Gropius House From Shreveport

Here is a great appreciation of this landmark from Randall Ross, who runs the modernism101.com site. He and his wife are rare book sellers based in Shreveport, Louisiana specializing in rare and out-of-print 20th-century design books and periodicals.  

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Ben Thompson, Jane Thompson, and Design Research

  Ben Thompson in front of his house on Moon Hill Road. Photograph by Phillip A. Harrington used by permission.   Ben Thompson was one of the key partners of The Architects Collaborative and one of the founding residents of the Six Moon Hill neighborhood here in Lexington. Then he went on to become a “shaper…

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Mini Doc on Eames

Marilyn and John Neuhart interview promoting Marilyn’s book about Eames and designers behind the scenes.   The Story of Eames Furniture: Marilyn Neuhart with John Neuhart – Interview from Gestalten on Vimeo.

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