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This building received a grant through the Getty Foundation in 2019 as part of Getty's Keeping It Modern initiative. We help fund conservation efforts of modern architecture around the world.
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What makes this design modern? ✔️an open layout ✔️a sunken pit in the living room ✔️a seemingly continuous couch ✔️glass and steel walls ✔️floor to ceiling window panels ✔️blocks of gridded skylights
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This is the Miller House and Garden, located in Columbus, Indiana. Eero Saarinen was the architect, and Alexander Girard designed the interior spaces. This division of labor, by itself, was a novel approach that became synonymous with modern living.
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Ahh, that conversation pit.
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Dive into the queer punk history of this Historic-Cultural Monument.
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The spirit of resistance lived on in all the bars that followed at 3909 Sunset, from the cowboy-themed Bushwacker to the Mexican drag shows of Le Barcito. By 1989 Club F*CK! provided a space for those interested in “Crazy, noisy, freaked-out dance music for weirdos.”
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Undercover LAPD officers unleashed their batons and arrested fourteen people on charges of “lewd or dissolute conduct.” This event sparked one of the country’s first LGBT uprisings.
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In 1966, The Black Cat opened its doors as a gay bar on Sunset Blvd in the Silverlake neighborhood of LA. On New Year’s Eve of that year, after the Supremes blared on the speakers, men kissed at the strike of midnight as a trio known as The Rhythm Queens sang “Auld Lang Syne.”
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It’s Sagittarius season! Those born in the archer’s season are described as enthusiastic, generous, and adventurous… but also argumentative and careless. Does that describe you? Be honest!
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This is great!
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Getty Nov 21
If you were an ancient Roman, what would you eat? This, and more answers to your insightful Roman food questions:
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Getty Nov 21
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Wow! The details...
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Really have to give props to the prop
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Wow!
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Getty Nov 21
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Really bridges art and life.
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Getty Nov 21
Great write up, thanks Lisa!
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Getty Nov 21
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The way to spend a Saturday
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Wow! Perfection.
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