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Pipsan Saarinen Swanson table and chair
More iron
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Michael van Beuren

In 1937, Van Beuren designed this chair for the bungalows at the famous Hotel Los Flamingos in Acapulco. It was his first project in Mexico and the beginning of the Bauhaus-trained designer's long career in the county.
Source: El Diseño De Van Beuren, Ana Elena Mallet
Lightolier lamp that a lot of people claim to be by Maurizio Tempestini. 
The brother to the little square one I found a few weeks ago.

Edward A. Killingsworth / Historical Society of Long Beach

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Killingsworth, Brady and Associates, Killingsworth House (1966)
Celebrating the Architecture of Edward A. Killingsworth Saturday, May 19th
The Historical Society of Long Beach will be hosting a presentation by Ronald Dean Lindgren, Partner in Killingsworth Stricker Lindgren Wilson Architects. Lindgren will present “An Architectural History of Edward A. Killingsworth FAIA”, an illustrated presentation detailing Killingsworth’s work in Long Beach and beyond. 
A tour of homes and offices designed by Edward Killingsworth, including his personal residence, will follow the presentation.
More information and tickets here.


Photo: Julius Shulman © J. Paul Getty Trust. Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles (2004.R.10)

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Max Gottschalk chair and his bouncy buddy Tork
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Gaps in the Record / Dave Hampton

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GAPS IN THE RECORD: VANGUARD PRINT CULTURE IN SAN DIEGO May 11 – August 5, 2018
Gaps in the Record: Vanguard Print Culture in San Diego documents the overlapping literary and visual art practices and independent publishing activity within San Diego’s mid-twentieth century creative community. The exhibition centers on a small group of painters who were also writers: Don Dudley (1930), Guy Williams (1934-2004), Richard Allen Morris (1933), Malcolm McClain (1923-2012), John Baldessari (1931), and Fred Cooper (1939).

Curated by Dave Hampton
The opening reception has been rescheduled to Friday, June 1st More information at San Diego History Center

Poems for Painters, by Guy Williams, Duchamp, 1963, offset print on paper

Weekend / Stuff

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The 80s called. They want their modern back. Ettore Sottsass Enorme Telephone

Downtown Modernism / Los Angeles

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Downtown Modernism Show in Los Angeles Sunday, April 29th It only happens twice a year.
I've said it before, it's my favorite flea market--for both buying and selling. I'll be in my usual spot.