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Events May 2016

LocalHouse Tour + Symposium

New Canaan Modern House Day: Tour + Symposium

May 14, 2016

Tickets are now on sale for the New Canaan Historical Society’s biennial Modern House Day Tour + Symposium. “Modern: A Way of Thinking” is the theme for this full day of events. The symposium along with breakfast, a site tour and cocktail party will take place at the recently completed and highly praised Grace Farms, designed by the Japanese firm SANAA. Speakers include architect and author Hicks Stone; Bill Ryall, FAIA, LEED, PHIUS, partner at Ryall Porter Sheridan Architects and DOCOMOMO NY/Tri-State board member; and Sharon Prince, President of Grace Farms. The afternoon house tour by private van will include homes by Philip Johnson, John Black Lee, Eliot Noyes, Hariri & Hariri and Joeb Moore that have been updated by Toshiko Mori, Kengo Kuma, John Hicks and Amanda Martocchio.

Saturday May 14, 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
New Canaan, CT
Details and registration HERE 


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