Thursday, July 28, 2011

Mueller Tower and Airport Buildings Shine Again

Read the latest about restoration of the Mueller Control Tower on the Mueller Austin blog.

"While the future use of the tower and the hangar have yet to be determined, these preservation efforts are important to keeping the history of Mueller and Austin alive – take a tour of Mueller and stop by these landmark destinations to see for yourself."

Previous article from the Austin American Statesman.

Monday, July 18, 2011

Members Invited to Day of Mod Events in San Antonio!

Houston Mod and DOCOMOMOmidtexmod are organizing an exciting full day schedule of events and tours in San Antonio for members of DOCOMOMO-US on Saturday, August 6.

Members will visit the George Nelson exhibit currently on view at the McNay Art Museum. Following will be walking tours of the mid-century modern structures at the Trinity University campus and Hemisfair 68 grounds with noted architectural historian Stephen Fox as our guide.

Modsters from across the state will meet for this event. Drive yourself (or carpool with a fellow mod-enthusiast), pay your own admission fee at McNay and lunch at the Culinary Institute.

Please RSVP to Jenni Minner
to check your membership status and to let us know the number in your party.