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Mid-Manhattan Library welcomes Carl Stein as he presents an illustrated talk on “Greening Modernism”

“This book, which is accessible to architects and nonprofessionals alike, makes clear that the values of sustainability are not limited to complete buildings, but include the responsible consumption of finite resources going into their construction” — Hamilton Smith, FAIA, partner, … Continue reading

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DoCoMoMo: Book Announcement

DoCoMoMo, the “international working party for the Documentation and Conservation of buildings, sites, and neighborhoods of the Modern Movement”, writes the following on Greening Modernism in their February 2011 Newsletter: With much of our interest in design and construction focused … Continue reading

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Greening Modernism Symposium at Baruch College

How can harnessing the values and discipline of 20th-century Modern thought advance 21st-century sustainability goals and move our “throwaway” culture toward a more authentic, richer quality of life? This provocative question will be explored at a conference hosted by the … Continue reading

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