Events, Tours and Workshops During Modern Phoenix Week
Alexandra Lange, Architecture Critic for Curbed.com, was the keynote speaker for "What Criticism Can Do" at the Creative Cities Symposium.
Venue Projects and Vintage Partners teamed up for the community groundbreaking of Arrive on Camelback, their latest boutique hotel concept using the 444 and 400 West Camelback Buildings.
Lorenzo Perez and Jon Kitchell of Venue Projects described their vision for the property.
It takes a legion of volunteers to run Modern Phoenix Week! Roger Brevoort enjoyed his visit to Ralph Haver's Evertson House for volunteer training.
One of our specialties is arranging advance looks at midcentury modern properties currently under redevelopment.
Roger Breevort and Marshall Shore were tour guides for the sneak peek tour of the Paris Laundry building, recently acquired by Modern Manor and scheduled to open as a furniture showroom, cafe and speakeasy later in 2018.
Rebecca Golden hosted the Melrose Avenue toursits at the little pink liquor store (which isn't so pink anymore) formerly known as Melrose Liquors. It will be transformed into The Googie on Melrose later in 2018.
The Kings were pleased to see the Paris Laundry neon sign reinstalled indoors at Modern Manor.
Debra Hovel greeted guests at Design Within Reach as her alter ego, Miss Milky Way, as she spoke about the fascinating history of beauty pageantry.