October 31, 2011 • 2:00 pm
The Philip Johnson Glass House and Birch Books Conservation are proud to announce the launch of a ground-breaking publication, The Library of Philip Johnson: Selections from the Glass House. Written by Birch Cooper and Jordan Hruska, this beautifully illustrated book examines 100 titles from the architect’s Library/Study located at the Glass House site in New Canaan, Connecticut and features an introduction by architect Robert A. M. Stern, textual analyses and 350 photographs.
View photos from the book launch party held on October 25th at the Four Seasons Restaurant.
Pre-order a copy ($45 plus shipping) now! (Books will ship in early November). Sales benefit the conservation of the Library/Study and collection of books it contains.
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October 31, 2011 • 9:00 am
This exceptional experience pairs two modern icons: the Philip Johnson Glass House in New Canaan, CT and the Four Seasons Restaurant in New York. Guests pair a private tour which includes a behind-the-scenes look at the Glass House, Painting and Sculpture Galleries, the Library/Study and Da Monsta with a celebratory three-course dinner, including champagne and special wines, selected by owners Alex von Bidder and Julian Niccolini, at the Four Seasons Restaurant, designed by Philip Johnson.
Available year-round; tour and dinner may be scheduled on the same or separate days. Learn more or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 203.594.9884 x33332 for reservations.
Filed under: Tours + Programs, Alex von Bidder, CT, Da Monsta, Four Seasons Dinner Package, Four Seasons Restaurant, Glass House, Julian Niccolini, Library/Study, New Canaan, New York, NY, Painting Gallery, Philip Johnson Glass House, Private Tour, Sculpture Gallery