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Tour Five Midcentury Modern Houses in Venice, Florida

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December 11, 2016
1:00 to 4:00 PM
5 homes for $40
Buy Advance Tickets Online 

Join the Sarasota Architectural Foundation (SAF) for a self-guided tour of five midcentury modern homes in historic Venice, Florida.

Advance ticket holders may begin the tour at any of the houses on the list and receive a wristband and tour map. On December 11th, limited tickets will be available from 1 to 3 PM at 425 S. Nassau Street only.

Questions: info@SAF-SRQ.org, 941-364-2119

#1
535 Serata Street (1947) 

Magee House
Architect/builder Christopher Magee

Magee had worked under Frank Lloyd Wright building Florida Southern College, yet this house shows more influence of the German Bauhaus movement.

#2
425 S. Nassau Street (1959)

Renovated 2015
Featured in Atomic Ranch Magazine’s Renovation Issue, Summer 2016
Renovation architect: Jon Barrick
Builder: Rob Dynan Construction
Landscape design: Dane Spencer

#3
512 Valencia Road (1956)

Renovated 2008 − 2010
Architect/builder Jack Bailey
Renovation architect: Greg Hall, AIA, LEED, AP, Principle, Hall Architects, PA

#4
616 Valencia Road (1953)
Hudson House
Architect: Ralph Twitchell

#5
500 Sante Joseph Street (1955)

Renovated 2009
Architect: Jack Monteith
Photo shown above by David Ortins

 

SarasotaMOD’s Round House Party and Tour November 6th

RoundHouse

November 6, 2015
7 to 10 pm
$100

Eventbrite - Round House Cocktail Party and House Tour

The Round House, also known as the Hilton Leech Art Studio, was designed in 1960 by Sarasota School architect Jack West. The 18-foot tall circular house has overhead glass panels providing natural light to the downstairs spaces where watercolorist Leech once held classes.

Join us for a tour of the stunning renovation and enjoy an open bar, cocktails and bountiful hors d’oeuvres for a memorable MCM evening.

Catering by Innovative Dining, Jeremy Chambers and Danny Gibbons
Illustration by John PirmanSarasotaMOD Weekend November 6 - 9, 2015

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