Archinect - News 2014-08-28T11:23:24-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/47980564/an-octogenarian-s-modernist-dream-comes-to-life An Octogenarian’s Modernist Dream Comes to Life Archinect 2012-05-10T13:51:00-04:00 >2012-05-10T16:54:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1a/1aynmsl6rn1vaaw5.jpg" width="514" height="490" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;Here is the most modern of modern houses I&rsquo;ve ever seen and loved,&rdquo; she wrote, describing the turquoise mosaic tile, the compact state-of-the-art kitchen, the distant views of city lights, the proximity to her daughter&rsquo;s family and the circular stairway that she felt, sadly, too old to sail down. &ldquo;I guess you can&rsquo;t expect to have too many dreams answered,&rdquo; she concluded. &ldquo;At least, I&rsquo;ve had the opportunity to see the Morris House, to know it existed.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/25949886/next-archinect-sessions-this-saturday-november-5 Next Archinect Sessions this Saturday, November 5 Archinect 2011-11-01T14:54:17-04:00 >2011-11-11T05:13:51-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/r8/r8lgnfr8dw2ge45b.jpg" width="514" height="358" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> We're excited to announce the next round of Archinect Sessions, to kick off on Saturday, November 5th, at the Neutra VDL House, in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, in collaboration with Cal Poly Pomona.</p> <p> Archinect Sessions is a series of discussions with architects, academics and other interesting individuals from the tangents of architecture, in and around Southern California, moderated by Archinect's Orhan Ayyuce.</p> <p> For our second event this year we're very honored to host Sci Arc's Marcelo Spina and Cal Poly Pomona's Axel Prichard-Schmitzberger, to talk about&nbsp; architecture's potential future in both the academic setting and in practice.</p> <p> Tickets can be purchased @ <a href="http://archinectsessions2.eventbrite.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://archinectsessions2.eventbrite.com</a></p>