10 Days of Modness in Phoenix!
March 24 through April 2 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona
It’s the 13th year of award-winning tours, education and events for design professionals and enthusiasts alike hosted by Alison King and Modern Phoenix.
- 31 Dynamic speakers at 19 venues city wide.
- Hosting The DOCOMOMO US National Symposium on Modernism + Climate
- Modern Phoenix Home Tour in Paradise Gardens
This year we’re co-hosting tours with the Docomomo US National Symposium. The grand finale of our event is the Modern Phoenix Home Tour in Paradise Gardens on April 2. Smaller tours are held all week long before the big event!
The Docomomo Us National Symposium on Modernism + Climate has two full days of lectures and tours. Industry experts present on a variety of topics related to midcentury modern design and contemporary challenges all week long.
Lots of opportunities to mix with national experts on Modernism and meet enthusiasts involved in the preservation and restoration of Midcentury Modern design in the Phoenix Metro area.
The Modern Phoenix Home Tour
Features full access to a dozen modern homes in Paradise Gardens, Arizona, many of which were designed by Alfred Newman Beadle in the 1960s. Now 50 years old, the neighborhood is experiencing another surge of development. The tour is park-and-walk with most homes clustered within walking distance of each other. A map will be provided at check-in on tour day. Rain or shine, terms and conditions apply. Become a VIP to purchase this event now. General Admission tickets go on sale February 1.