Archives March 2013

Boston Sunday Globe on Walter Pierce and Architecture at UMass

  The Globe today covers two subjects near and dear to my heart. Bryan Marquard has written a nice tribute to Walter Pierce, including links to our 2011 interview with him for this site. In the Ideas section of same edition is a very interesting article by Max Page about the architecture of the University…

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Walter Pierce 1920-2013

We were very saddened to learn of the loss of Peacock Farm architect, Walter Pierce, a Lexington and Boston-area modernist legend and a true innovator. We were fortunate enough to interview him in 2011. The New York Times notice links to that interview. The Lexington Minuteman also had a front page notice of Mr. Pierce’s passing….

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It’s that time of year. AD20/21: Art & Design of the 20th & 21st Centuries and The Boston Print Fair will take place March 21-24, 2013, at The Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts in Boston’s South End.  AD20/21 features 36 galleries specializing in modern to contemporary furniture, glass, ceramics and decorative arts alongside…

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