Small But Perfect Things - The Style and Accessory Collection of Ise Gropius
Friday June 14, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
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 www.historicnewengland.org
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.
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
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
20th Century Design
63 Park Plaza, Boston
June 20, 2019 -10 am
June 18, 12PM – 5PM
June 19, 12PM – 7PM
Modern Architecture Walking Tour of Cambridge: Harvard
Saturday, May 11, 9:00 am - noon
Meet at Harvard GSD main entrance, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
Join Historic New England on a walking tour of distinctive Modern structures on the Harvard campus as well as “Architects’ Walk” on Brattle Street. Explore Modern Movement buildings from 1947 to 1973 designed by Walter Gropius, Le Corbusier, Josep Luis Sert, and others.
Advance tickets required. Please call 781-259-8098 for more information.
General Admission: $30, Member Adult $25