Articles

Art: The Maturing Modern

(See Cover) Well-building hath three conditions: Commodity, Firmness and Delight. —Vitruvius Ever since man settled down under roof, he has been at the...

Design: Our Bauhaus

The influence of Cranbrook Until a decade or so ago, what was considered good modern design in America was not American at all. It was the International Style,...

Art: Sensitivity & Crust

To his friends and associates, Architect Eero Saarinen was known as "a man who is always en charette." The term goes back to the heyday of Paris' Beaux Arts,...

Milestones: Jun. 29, 1981

DIED. John Dinkeloo, 63, architect and engineer who, with associates Kevin Roche and the late Eero Saarinen, designed such celebrated works as the CBS Building...

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Photo Essays

See Eero Saarinen’s Career in Photos

We sit in his chairs, road-trip to his iconic landmarks and even worship in his churches. Eero Saarinen, born in Finland and educated in the U.S., was one of the...

Introducing the Miller House

A Modernist gem from the 1950s by Eero Saarinen opens to the public in Columbus, Indiana, a town that's already a required stop for architectural tourism.

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