Modernism in Cambridge

Sun, 03/27/2011 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for two talks on Cambridge's role in the Modernist movement in America. David Fixler, architect and President of DoCoMoMo/New England will illustrate the architects and buildings that came to define modern Cambridge and to place it firmly on the global design map. Jane Thompson will give a retrospective on the life of the Design Research stores in Cambridge, NYC, and San Francisco in which she was a partner with its founder, her husband, the renowned architect Benjamin Thompson. Tickets are $10 for CHS members and $15 for non-members.