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Moshe Safdie: The Landscape of Modernism

The Israeli-Canadian architect, urban designer, educator, theorist, and author gives a taste of his upcoming talk at Modernism Week.

Kay Kudukis Current Digital, Modernism

Moshe Safdie has built magnificent projects, but one would be hard pressed to say “that’s a Safdie” because they are decidedly different from each other.

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Elrod Eternal

A decades-old promise has kept the designer’s iconic 
Escape house exactly as he left it in 1964.

Joan McKenna Current PSL, Modernism

Fifty-five years ago, Arthur Elrod and Frances Hamling made a pact: He’d sell her his elegant Escape house in Palm Springs, and she wouldn’t touch a thing.

Hugh Kaptur

A Modern Moment for Hugh Kaptur

The architect’s influence on Palm Springs’ prevailing midcentury style comes 
into focus in a new museum exhibition.

Steven Biller Current PSL, Modernism

With all due respect to the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, Tahquitz Canyon Way could justly be called Hugh Kaptur Way.

PlugandPlay

Plug and Play

Drop a pod on your land, hook up the utilities, and show those 400 square feet 
your idea of a good time.

Lisa Marie Hart Modernism

During Modernism Week 2018, an Alpod landed in downtown Palm Springs, drawing more than 8,000 people on a self-guided tour.

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Modernism 14

The 11-day festival celebrating everything modernism includes a talk by architect Moshe Safdie, 4 featured home tours, a play, and a forgotten Albert Frey house.

Site Staff Current Digital, Modernism

Modernism Week 2019 includes a talk by architect Moshe Safdie, 4 featured home tours, a play, and a forgotten Albert Frey house.