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Palm Springs is Back (and Always) in Fashion

Fads, by definition, come and go. And with the aid of today’s media technology connecting every corner of the world simultaneously, never in history have these trends sprung into existence and died out as rapidly as right now, like stars shooting across the night sky on a journey into oblivion. 493 more words


Modernism Week 2015 - Around Town

Yes, I know that Modernism Week was almost (exactly) two months ago, but it takes me a really long time to sort and edit photos.  My poor children won’t know what they looked like as toddlers until they’re off to college, because I won’t have time to properly Photoshop them until then. 1,320 more words


modbox | Palm Springs Style magazine

The popular Palm Springs Style website’s Premiere Issue of Palm Springs Style magazine was published during Palm Springs’ Modernism Week.  In late 2014, the magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Katy Carrier contacted me stating “we would love to feature modbox in our first print issue…” 194 more words

Palm Springs in Pictures

What kind of mid-century modern blog would this be without a post solely dedicated to the mid-mod mecca that is Palm Springs? In my biased opinion, still a good one, but not nearly as authentic. 131 more words

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A Solo Architectural Adventure

I’ve been shivering like a hairless dog for the past few weeks. Why? Because I was in Palm Springs for Modernism Week. And it was miraculous weather. 1,076 more words


Everything Old Is New Again: Touring the Palm Springs Eichler House

Last Tuesday I went to Palm Springs for Modernism Week, an annual festival of modernist architecture and design that now occupies ten days. (It goes without saying that “modernism” now refers to the mid-twentieth century, when houses and products looked to the future rather than to some never-was past.) 545 more words


Palm Springs Modernism Week Again!

I had the opportunity, thanks to the wonderful Mark Davis, to again speak at Palm Springs Modernism Week, which is the coolest, most colorful preservation event anywhere.  325 more words

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