20th Century Design
Auction 3325B

December 13, 2019 10:00AM

63 Park Plaza, Boston

Preview Times
December 11, 12PM – 8PM
December 12, 12PM – 7PM

This sale features furniture and decorative objects spanning the 20th century. More info here

Hans J. Wegner for AP Stolen Papa Bear Chair and footstool lot 418

Author Reading and Discussion - Blue Print (Blaupause)
Theresia Enzensberger

Thursday, November 21, 7 pm

Presented by the Goethe Institute at Boston University, Pardee School of Global Studies

121 Bay State Road (1st floor), Boston Massachusetts

Admission: free and open to the public. 

More info here

Enzensberger Reading Book Cover 212 x 300

How to renovate a midcentury modern house

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

curbed mid century house 300 x 200








Photo: Atom Stevens

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

Ise on garden wall 268 x 300

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.

gropius house spring ppd 300 x 200

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

gropius house LR jason fulford for new yorker