WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL: “Scene & Heard – Mayberry Modernism”

Fans of modernist architecture gathered at The Garage on May 1 for a special presentation by North Carolina

NCMH founder and director George Smart

NCMH founder and director George Smart

Modernist Houses’ George Smart.

Against the industrial backdrop of one of Winston-Salem’s longstanding live music performance locations, Ben Schwab, an architect at Stitch Design + Development, joined Adam Sebastian, an architect with Walter Robbs Callahan & Pierce Architects, in welcoming guests to the event.

One of the ideas behind modern architecture is the “form follows function” ideal. Key design elements include simplicity and the elimination of unnecessary detail and the use of industrially-produced details. Sebastian introduced Smart, who shared some of N.C. Modernist’s preservation success stories. READ MORE…

 

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