“The Store That Modernized Modern,” an exhibit at the California State University, Long Beach, runs from Jan. 28 – Apr. 9. The exhibit celebrates the story of Southern California’s largest and most prominent mid-century retailer of modern furniture and design, … The post Frank Bros.: The Store that Modernized Modern appeared first on AIACC.
[Originally published 3rd Quarter 2007, in arcCA 07.3, “Comparing Awards.”] __________ Above is a rendering by Alfred Eichler of the gymnasium that he designed at the Fred C. Nelles Youth Correctional Facility (formerly the Whittier State Reformatory for … The post Coda: Alfred Eichler, 1895-1977 appeared first on AIACC.
[Originally published 3rd Quarter 2007, in arcCA 07.3, “Comparing Awards.”] __________ California firms awarded the AIA Firm Award since it was first presented in 1962. 1960s Wurster, Bernardi & Emmons (’65); Jones & Emmons (’69) 1970s Ernest J. … The post . . . and Counting appeared first on AIACC.