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MCM La Jolla

Check out the exhibit in La Jolla on the local mid-century moderns – this is the last weekend!

La Jolla (pronounced “La Hoya” for the non locals and non-hispanically inclined) is a small, exclusive resort town just north of downtown San Diego. As far as architecture goes, it’s long been known for its late 19th and early 20th century traditional, craftsman-style beach cottages. But La Jolla was also fertile ground for modernism beginning even in the 1920s. The post-war period was an especially┬áprolific time in La Jolla, and a small group of architects, artists, and craftsmen made a significant impact on the community with their contributions. These contributions have been largely overlooked until now.

http://modernistarchitecture.blogspot.com/2014/06/climate-change-mid-century-modern-la.html

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