THE BENNIE GONZALES ISSUE:
OUR 30TH ISSUE IN 10 YEARS
- Bennie Gonzales FAIA: Modern Southwest Master
- Arizona Medical Association
- Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
- Scottsdale Civic Center
- Bibliography of Gonzales articles
- Architectural Works by Bennie Gonzales
- Modern Adobe Home by Robert Peterson is demolished to make way for new homes, despite being on 2013 "Endangered Dozen" list
- PBSW by Al Beadle has been recently rehabbed into Melrose Marketplace
- Ferguson's Cafeteria designed by Al Beadle was the pinnacle of casual dining in the early sixties
- The Manker House by Blaine Drake
- The Breech House by Ard Hoyt in Clearwater Hills gets a complete refresh for 2014. You can see it today, or compare then and now.
- Swankalicious 1960s Time Capsule Ranch by Eugene Buchli on Kaler Drive
- Scottsdale Garden Apartments have been rephotographed and have a new home page
- The HOA at Arcadia Courtyards turns 90s Spanish back into a sharp 60s vibe
- The Cascades got a new paint job.
- We take a trip up to see Richard Neutra's Painted Desert Visitor Center in Northern Arizona.
- Alison King of Modern Phoenix receives the American Express Aspire Award for emerging preservationists at the National Trust for Historic Preservation Conference 2013
HOME TOUR TICKETS NOW ON SALE
Our modern home tour is on Sunday April 6. The event sells out every year so we recommend joining our mailing list for first notice, and following our social media links above for special offers.
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The Beadle Archive 3.0
Our archive of Al Beadle Architecture continues the effort to track down more properties and re-photograph some buildings that haven't been updated in years!
23 updates this winter include:
- Beadle House on Royal Palm
- PBSW aka Melrose Market
- Ferguson's Cafeteria
- Residential Midrise Tower in Lombard IL
- Bridgewood North 40 Interior
- Bridgewood North 40 Exterior
- Bridgewood Mesa
- Professional Offices
- Wosco Building
- Catalina Office
- San Diego Offices
- Broadway Plaza
- Southwest Desert Medical Center
- The Moroccan
- Three Fountains
- The Tropics
- University Park
- The Flame and the Jungle Bar
- Burton Barr Residence
LOST IN STUCCOVILLE?
Try our interactive map of Modern Phoenix neighborhoods, vintage retailers and architectural landmarks. We have over 320 destinations and some driving tours programmed in for you! You can still download the old PDF of the 2006 Top Ten neighborhoods here [304 k PDF file]