WORLD MONUMENTS FUND EXHIBITION ON PRESERVING MODERN ARCHITECTURE TO OPEN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA ON SEPTEMBER 8, 2009

 

“Modernism at Risk: Modern Solutions for Saving Modern Landmarks,” an exhibition organized by the World Monuments Fund and sponsored by Knoll Inc., will travel to design schools and other venues across the United States beginning with the University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning.

The exhibit will be on view from Sept. 8-24 at the gallery in the Architecture Building. The exhibition will also travel to New York City, where it will be on view at the American Institute of Architects New York Center for Architecture from Jan. 21 through April 10, 2010."

The five buildings highlighted include Riverview High School in Sarasota, Florida, designed by Paul Rudolph.

http://news.ufl.edu/2009/08/27/modernism/

http://www.wmf.org/modernism.html