First up- Tune into WFAE’s ” Charlotte Talks” for a panel discussion on “Modernism at Risk” starting at 9:00 am – 10:00 am. Panel members include Historic Charlotte’s executive director, Diane Althouse, DOCOMOMO’S founder, Theodore Proudon and Peter Wong, associate professor at UNCC’s school of architecture.
Theodore Proudon will be giving a lecture on the Preservation of Modern Architecture, at Storrs Hall 110, 9201 University City Blvd, UNCC, School of Architecture at 5:00 pm Nov 8. DOCOMOMO is an important internation organization promoting the preservation of modern architecture http://www.docomomo-us.org/ We have experienced the destruction of some of Charlotte’s finest examples of modern architecture and need to do what we can to save these Charlotte modern homes and buildings from similiar fates! When they are gone, they are gone forever and will never be duplicated.
For more information visit Historic Charlotte at http://www.historiccharlotte.org/