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GR Modern: Home Architecture 1945-1970
July 25, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm| Free
Architects and developers solved the post-WWII Grand Rapids housing shortage with a new vision, using innovative materials and building techniques. They reshaped and expanded the city, developing new neighborhoods and creating stunning modern designs. Join Pamela VanderPloeg architectural researcher at West Michigan Modern, for a photographic journey into the heart of Grand Rapids’ mid-century modern architecture, 1945-1970. This program will be presented at Temple Emmanuel designed by internationally renowned modern architect Eric Mendelsohn.