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Modernism – which originated in the 1950s and 1960s – is a design aesthetic defined by clean, simple lines and elegant informality. Modernism Week is an exciting nine-day event, held from February 13-24, 2014, that celebrates the classic mid-century design aesthetic and architecture.
The celebration features an annual architecture symposium, the Architecture and Design film series, lectures, a vintage car show, home tours, double decker bus tours and much more at venues throughout the Palm Springs area.
This highly anticipated event is perfect for art lovers and Modernism enthusiasts looking for artistic inspiration that goes above and beyond museums.
Growing in popularity is the Fall Kick-Off to Modernism Week, held each October over the Columbus Day holiday weekend. This year the event will be held Oct. 11-14, and will feature bus tours, walking tours, and other exciting events.
There are several exciting and diverse events happening throughout the week, so head to the Modernism Week website to check out the schedule and choose the events you want to attend. Tickets can be purchased online for individual events, with prices ranging from just $10 for lectures to $100 for home tours.
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