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Mid-Century
Ghostly goings-on in this short-term rental shocker
"...class. The peak of this movement was arguably the mid-century, when the post-war suburban expansion meant that well-designed and..."

June 17, 2022 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

The Good Eye: Mid-Century Masterpiece
April 3, 2014. 9 photos.
"...This week, "The Good Eye" visited the recently restored mid-century modern Starr Building. Originally built in 1954 to house..."

April 3, 2014 Photo Gallery

Get Some Modern in Your Life With Modplexi
Making the world safe for modern
"...Is your otherwise beautiful modern house lacking something? Wouldn't it be great if there..."

Jan. 27, 2010 Design Post by Anne Harris

The International Modern Quilt Guild: The First QuiltCon in Austin
And these aren't, as the saying goes, your grandmother's quilts
"...says Heather Grant, founder of Austin's chapter of the Modern Quilt Guild. "There are traditional quilts, and they can..."

Feb. 20, 2013 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Dance of the Century
Rhoda Winter Russell reflects on a historic life in dance and the Mary Wigman connection
"...who was one of the mothers of 20th century modern dance. Russell, having just earned her bachelor's degree from..."

Aug. 10, 2012 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

Ballet East Dance Company: Reclaiming the modern in a pomo world
Rodolfo Mendez wants us to remember that before there was postmodern, modern dance ruled
"...It may seem odd to imagine something "modern" being forgotten, but that looks to be what's happening..."

Nov. 30, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Day Trips & Beyond: Mid-October Roundup
Travel news from around Texas and beyond
"...Hotel Giles maintains the architect’s functional design and adds modern conveniences and comforts. Guests can simply enjoy a rocking..."

Oct. 17, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Estate Sale Roundup: January 10-11
Baby, it's cold outside, but your holiday money is burning your pocket.
"...South Congress historic landmark, or head to Georgetown for mid-century finds...."

Jan. 9, 2015 Design Post by Anne Harris

Modernism and Me
Modernism and those funny feelings at the Heritage Society of Austin's Mid-Century Modern Heritage Homes Tour
"...incarnations and mutations, I have a complicated relationship with mid-century modernism. One on end is a spare purity that..."

May 30, 2008 Design Post by Cindy Widner

Estate Sale Roundup: October 17-19
The weather is perfect for rummaging
"...This sale is a treasure trove of vintage and mid-century items. Solid mid-century furnishings, decor, art, cooking and serving..."

Oct. 17, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: July 24-27
Gas up the jalopy, it's your turn to drive.
"...You’ll be ready then, for a large selection of mid-century modern maple furniture such as modern beds, dressers, end..."

July 24, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: February 21-23
This town has something for everyone this week.
"...Mid-Century Madness! Allandale Estate Sale DK Krueger etching, T. Farr..."

Feb. 20, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: July 10-13
Beat the heat this weekend with a cool trip down memory lane
"...On a more secular note, you will also find mid-century and contemporary modern furniture including a mid-century Unagusta china..."

July 10, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

The Good Eye: Hitting Home
Preservation Austin knows there's no place like midcentury modern
"...spirit that I attended Preservation Austin's lecture on mid­century modern architecture, presented at the historic Starr Building Downtown as..."

April 4, 2014 Column by Amy Gentry

Estate Sale Roundup: March 21-23
Rested up from the fest? Let's explore residences, past and present.
"...An antique dining table with chairs and a more modern glass top, and wrought iron formal dining table and..."

March 20, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: April 24-27
Grab a tape measure and your pocketbook, we're estate sailin'
"...Mexican rug; square leather and glass coffee table; two mid-century leather chairs; floor lamp; horses (?); books; art, Frankoma;..."

April 24, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: May 8-11
So many options, so little time.
"...burl oak Design 60'' x 40''x with 18" leaf; mid-century dresser and mirror (1956); mid-century chest of drawers; Dixie..."

May 8, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: April 11-13
We're upcycling dreams this week.
"...Packed Crestview Estate Sale Furniture includes mid-century dining set with six chairs; funky retro orange wrought..."

April 11, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: January 23-25
Swing your wallet in any direction, and you'll find an estate sale.
"...Custom Coyote Moon and More Mid-century modern black leather from Italy; love seat; cane rockers,..."

Jan. 23, 2015 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: October 31-November 2
Keeping it core: Allandale, Crestview, and Northwest Hills pillaging
"...Crestview Mid-Century Modern and Vintage Sale Shop until you can't see..."

Oct. 31, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: August 22-24
Be one of the few stalwart shoppers out before Labor Day.
"...unused Queen Pillowtop Euro Mattress bed, furniture, jewelry, Danish modern dresser, mid-century modern bookcases, Broyhill, Cerama. Lots of kitchen..."

Aug. 21, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: Jan. 24-26
Baby, it's cold outside, but browsing can't wait.
"...pottery. Delft blue & white chandelier, solid brass chandeliers, mid-century table lamps, cranberry cut to clear & milk glass..."

Jan. 23, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: February 14-16
Look for treasures around every corner to capture your heart this week.
"...partner for 14K gold and sterling silver jewelry and mid-century modern furniture, including an orange and yellow striped sofa..."

Feb. 13, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

The Chrontourage Guide to Local Business Month
Recommendations for how to get the most out of IBIZ districts in April.
"...Lo Burn: Uptown Modern..."

April 15, 2014 Events Post by Parisa Kosari

The Jewels of Castle Hill
The Heritage Society of Austin's Spring 2009 historic home tour.
"...Sandra Bullock. The house now has an almost completely modern interior, made more stark by dark neutral colors, for..."

May 3, 2009 Design Post by Anne Harris

Public Notice: Chill Out, America!
Too many stupid shootings; TGI 4/20
"...22-23, showcasing 11 homes, "from 19th-century treasures to a mid-century modern gem." Tickets are $50, $40 for members, at..."

April 21, 2023 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Estate Sale Roundup: November 7-9
Keep on truckin' this week for everything under the autumn sun
"...yard in preparation to possibly move in the future. Mid-century modern handmade table with four chairs; Red leather swivel..."

Nov. 7, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

ABIA South Terminal
"...The new terminal has adopted a midcentury modern look. Pictured here: Arrival area...."

May 5, 2017 Photo Gallery

Estate Sale Roundup: October 3-5
Ready, set, rummage!
"...is a mix of items ranging from militaria, to mid-century modern and interesting items from all over the world...."

Oct. 3, 2014 Design Post by Anne Harris

Sold on the Cool
The Blanton's 'Birth of the Cool' is midcentury modernism made sexy
"...the hi-fi), captures not only the look of midcentury modernism – that clean, minimalist aesthetic – but the vibe..."

March 13, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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