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Exhibit of Vinyl Vibrations
March 20, 2014
Oakland Museum as a listening room to explore the value of 33-rpm records today
Exotica Moderne
March 6, 2014
Historian keys in on Tim Pflueger’s modern designs for the GG International Exhibition
Disney Magic with Blair Flair
March 6, 2014
S.F. exhibit focuses on designer Mary Blair—her art gave Disney films a modern look
Celebrating Women of Blues
February 26, 2014
Sultry Lavay Smith will sing the tough and tender songs of four blues & jazz pioneers
Maral Makes Mesh Modern
February 20, 2014
S.F. artist Maral Rapp turns classic mesh handbags into contemporary wearable art
Design Takes to the Streets
February 11, 2014
Show keys on '60s political art from artists and architects that remains relevant today
Ethereal from the Outer Limits
February 4, 2014
'Wavemakers' film delights in the spooky sounds of the ondes Martenot instrument
Art to Wear…If You Dare
January 30, 2014
San Jose's Museum of Quilts & Textiles focuses on wearable art rooted in the '60s
'Casbah' Gala in the Desert
January 23, 2014
Palm Springs Modernism Week goes exotic for 2014 with Moroccan bash and lots more
Menlo Eichlers on the Edge
January 7, 2014
Menlo Park's 50 Eichlers are a lovely lot—but 'Menlomorphosis' threatens their future
How Wild are These Houses?
January 2, 2014
Modernists shuck their puritanical side to design 12 homes that amaze and amuse
Enjoy a Funhouse Christmas
December 11, 2013
East Bay's Playland-Not-At-the-Beach has lots of fun for kids and nostalgia for elders
Heartfelt Holidays for the Kids
December 4, 2013
At 'Children's Fairyland' and 'Christmas in the Park,' celebrations focus on families
Feast of the Senses
November 26, 2013
Sumptuous modernism by S.F. architects Aidlin Darling takes over Sonoma Museum
And the Winner Is...
November 20, 2013
Docomomo US kicks off special awards to honor the work of modern preservationists
Conversation Pieces
November 13, 2013
Modern artist Leslie Carabas uses quilts as her way to connect disparate personalities
Breaking Boundaries
November 6, 2013
Woodworker Brendon Farrell brings varied wares to Nov. 16-17 West Coast Crafts fair
Pots for the People
October 30, 2013
Sacramento's Crocker Museum focuses on pioneering ceramicist Warren MacKenzie
'Cult of Pacifica': a Look Back
October 22, 2013
Talk keys on the 1939 Exposition's effort for harmony on both sides of the Pacific
Design Classics of the Future
October 17, 2013
Exhibit at the Museum of Craft and Design focuses on innovative West Coast work