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Join Our Online Glass House Conversation Hosted by Kimberli Meyer, Director, MAK Center for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles

Kimberli Meyer

Kimberli Meyer

There are just a few days left to join the online Glass House Conversation with host Kimberli Meyer, Director, MAK Center for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, at the Schindler House.

A relentless torrent of discourse, high and low, has come to dominate contemporary life. Yet we willingly add more. Why does our chatter matter? Are we invested in the exchange of ideas, do we feel pressured to participate to keep from getting lost in the crowd, or is there something else going on? Where does substance and self-promotion stop and start?

Why are we having this conversation?

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Private Domains/Public Displays: The Modern House Interpreted

The Glass House in 2007, Furniture Protected in Plastic, conservation

The Philip Johnson Glass House: Site Preparation, Pre-Opening Building Improvements, January – February 2007. Photo: The Philip Johnson Glass House / National Trust for Historic Preservation

Directors and curators from nine of the world’s iconic modern house museums will be speaking at “Private Domains/Public Displays: The Modern House Interpreted, A Symposium in Celebration of Fallingwater’s 75th Anniversary” on Tuesday April 5th 2011 at the Carnegie Museum of Art Theatre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Read the rest of this entry »

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