Conserving Modern Architecture
ONLINE RESOURCES, ORGANIZATIONS, & NETWORKS
Cultural Landscape Foundation: http://tclf.org
Docomomo International: www.docomomo.com
Includes conference proceedings, technical dossiers, and an international register of selected properties, from over the past two decades.
English Heritage Twentieth Century Listing: www.english-heritage.org.uk/caring/listing/showcase/20th-century-listing/
Getty Research Institute Architecture and Design Collection: www.getty.edu/research/special_collections/highlights/architecture_design/
ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Twentieth Century Heritage: www.icomos-isc20c.org
Includes a heritage tool kit and advocacy information on international safeguards for twentieth-century heritage.
Iconic Houses Network: www.iconichouses.org/
International Committee for the Conservation of the Industrial Heritage (ticcih): www.ticcih.org/
International Union of Architects (uia): www.uia-architectes.org/en
Index of modern heritage, including a network of architecture professionals and resources for education and professional development.
Los Angeles Conservancy: The Sixties Turn Fifty: http://lac.laconservancy.org/site/pageserver?pagename=60shomepage
mAAN (modern Asian Architecture Network): www.m-aan.org
Resources dedicated to research, preservation, and revitalization of modern Asian architecture.
Twentieth Century Society: www.c20society.org.uk/
Focused on advocacy and safeguards for architectural heritage and design in the United Kingdom.
BOOKS, JOURNALS & CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
Back from Utopia, edited by Hubert-Jan Henket and Hilde Heynen (2002), Rotterdam: 010 Publishers.
Conserving Twentieth-Century Built Heritage: A Bibliography, edited by Susan Macdonald and Gail Ostergren (2011), Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute.
"Current State of Modern Asian Architecture Discourse and Networking" by Johannes Widodo, Journal of Architectural Education 63, no. 2 (2010), 79-81.
Docomomo Journal 29: "Modernism in Asia Pacific," edited by Sheridan Burke (Sept. 2003).
Forum Journal 27, no. 2: "Modern Landscape Architecture: Presentation and Preservation," edited by Charles A. Birnbaum (Winter 2013).
Modern Architectures: The Rise of a Heritage, edited by Maristella Casciato and Èmilie d'orgeix (2012), Wavre, Belgium: Mardaga Editions.
Modern Matters: Principles and Practices in Conserving Recent Architecture, edited by Susan Macdonald (1996), Shaftesbury, Dorset: Donhead.
Preservation of Modern Architecture by Theodore H. M. Prudon (2008), Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.
Preserving Post-war Heritage: The Care and Conservation of Mid-Twentieth Century Architecture, Proceedings of the EH Conference, London, UK, 1998 by English Heritage, edited by Susan Macdonald (2001), Shaftesbury, Dorset: Donhead.
Twentieth Century Building Materials: History and Conservation, edited by Thomas Jester (1995), New York: McGraw-Hill.
UNESCO World Heritage Series No 5: Identification and Documentation of Modern Heritage. http://whc.unesco.org/en/series/5/
Zonnestraal Sanatorium: The History and Restoration of a Modern Monument, edited by Paul Meurs and Marie-Thérèse van Thoor (2010), Rotterdam: NAi Publishers.