How to renovate a midcentury modern house

Megan Barber’s article in Curbed gives nine tips from an expert. Read about it here.

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Small But Perfect Things - The Style and Accessory Collection of Ise Gropius

Friday June 14, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Gropius House
68 Baker Bridge Road, Lincoln, Massachusetts


Discover the stylistic trendsetting of Mrs. Ise Gropius, also known as Mrs. Bauhaus, during this special evening talk and tour focusing on her inimitable personal and evolving style.

Historic New England Associate Curator, Laura Johnson, shows you Mrs. Gropius’s collection of unique designs using intriguing modern materials, with original examples of hats and jewelry on view.

Light refreshments provided.

$35.00 Historic New England members, $45.00 non-members

Advance tickets required. Please call 781-259-8098 or buy on-line

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Historic New England Launches Gropius House Web App

In honor of the centennial of the Bauhaus, the revolutionary German design school founded by Walter Gropius, Historic New England is excited to launch a new web application featuring never-before-shared photos, videos, audio recordings, and more. Visit the app here.

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Book Review

Fiona Mc Carthy’s Gropius:The Man Who Built the Bauhaus has appeared in The New Yorker. Click here to read.

Photo: Jason Fulford for the New Yorker

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100 years of Bauhaus: The short-lived school that changed design forever

Curbed spoke with 11 of today’s design leaders to assess its impact in an article 

by Jenny Xie and Diana Budds, link here.

Photo: Katherine Mierzwa

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20th Century Design

Skinner Auction
63 Park Plaza, Boston
June 20, 2019 -10 am

Preview Times
June 18, 12PM – 5PM
June 19, 12PM – 7PM

For more information: 508.970.3253 and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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