Modern Architecture
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Design, Transform, Conserve: The Remaking of Sunnylands
Panel of experts offer multiple perspectives on the adaptive reuse of this former private residence.
From the Field: Conserving Southern California's Modern ...
December 2014 public program highlighting 6 L.A. preservation projects.
Contemporary Architecture in the Historic Environment
Developing methodologies and tools to guide the design of new buildings in historic contexts and assess their impacts.
Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics
Developing and disseminating practical guidelines and design criteria for shelters
Facing Disaster: The Importance of Heritage Inventories in ...
Article discussing importance of heritage inventories in emergency preparation and response. From Volume 28.2, Fall 2013.
Incentives for the Preservation and Rehabilitation of Historic ...
Guidebook for homeowners in Los Angeles to identify financial, tax, and regulatory incentives of benefit to owners of older residential properties.
Conserving Concrete Heritage Experts Meeting Report
Summary of a 2014 experts meeting on conservation of historic concrete buildings and structures.
Modern Snapshots from the Field
December 2015 public event featuring presentations from L.A. architecture and preservation firms.
House Paints
Traces history of household paint industry in the US and UK over first half of 20th century.
Historic Places LA (News Item)
City of L.A. and the GCI launch this online information system in February 2015. From Vol. 30, No. 1, Spring 2015.
"Heritage Inventories" issue. Fall 2013 (PDF Edition)
Entire newsletter, including articles, roundtable discussion, list of key resources, and news items. Vol. 28 no.2.
Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics
Partners and Team Members of the Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics project
Conserving Modern Architecture Initiative
This initiative seeks to identify and address conservation challenges to modern architecture through a research and implementation program.
Colloquium to Advance Practice of Conserving Modern ...
Report from this 2013 event to discuss state of field and to identify areas of need.
Contemporary Architecture in the Historic Environment
Annotated bibliography on range of views on what constitutes appropriate new development within a historic area.
Taking Stock (Discussion)
A discussion among experts in the field on heritage inventories and decision making. From Vol. 28.2, Fall 2013.
Building and Sites Department
Developing model field projects.
Eames House Conservation Project
A collaborative project to develop a long-term conservation management and maintenance plan for the 1949 home of Ray and Charles Eames.
Conserving Twentieth-Century Built Heritage: A Bibliography
An extensive subject bibliography on the conservation of modern architectural materials.
Minding the Gap: The Role of Contemporary Architecture in ...
A May 2013 symposium with Richard Meier, Denise Scott Brown, Richard Rogers, Robert Stern, and Paul Goldberger.
Yale Center for British Art by Louis I. Kahn: A Conservation ...
Conservation architects discuss their development of the conservation plan for the Yale Center for British Art. January 17, 2013
Twentieth-Century Building Materials: History and ...
Reprint of 1995 guide developed by US National Park System. New preface.
Inventories and Heritage Management: The Australian ...
Examines heritage inventories in Australia. From Volume 28.2, Fall 2013.
Managing Change: Sustainable Approaches to the ...
Examines issues of sustainability as they related to heritage conservation.
Building Seagram
Phyllis Lambert discusses history of New York's Seagram Building in this public lecture.
Changing the Heritage Inventory Paradigm: The Arches Open ...
Feature on Arches, an open source geospatial web application of cultural heritage inventory and management. From Volume 28.2, Fall 2013.
Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics
Related materials for the project
Global, Regional, and Local Efforts in Conserving Modern ...
A panel of experts explore the ways conservation of modern architecture is being addressed by professionals and organizations worldwide. Dec. 4, 2012
Conserving Concrete Heritage: An Annotated Bibliography
Annotated bibliography to assist those interested in concrete conservation by identifying & describing specific resources on the subject
Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics
This project aims to develop and broadly disseminate practical guidelines for sheltering archaeological sites with mosaics.
The Villa Savoye: A Manifesto for Modernity
Public lecture discussing the conservation management plan for this renowned house by Le Corbusier.
Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics
Assessment of shelters over mosaics
Conserving the Eames House: A Case Study in Conservation
Details of a January 2015 lecture on the conservation of the Eames House.
Los Angeles Historic Resources Survey Assessment Project ...
Study examining potential for a comprehensive survey of historic resources of Los Angeles and steps to implement.
The Los Angeles Historic Resource Survey Report
Report from the GCI's L.A. Historic Resource Survey project gives Los Angeles a workable blueprint for conducting a citywide historic resources survey.
Shelters for Archaeological Sites with Mosaics
Symposium on protective shelters for archaeological sites held in 2013
Lecture: Approaches to Conserving Modern Architecture in the ...
Lecture and video of a panel discussion on conservation principles in the rehabilitation of modern architecture.