Houston: Uncommon Modern

Exhibit extended to Friday February 19th!

Panel Discussion & Catalog Release Event
Monday February 15
5:30 Reception
6:15 Panel

Gallery Hours:
M-TH, 9:00 - 5:30
F, 9:00 - 3:00
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November 24, 2015 - February 19, 2016
Architecture Center Houston
315 Capitol, Suite 120
Houston, TX 77002
mat@aiahouston.org
713-520-0155

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The Houston: Uncommon Modern Catalog is available for $10 on the AIA Houston Publications page. Click here to order your copy.

Houston: Uncommon Modern is a preservation minded project that documents, analyzes and celebrates our city’s abundance of secondary and tertiary midcentury buildings hidden in full sight. 
An exhibit featuring 100+ photos will be on view at Architecture Center Houston November 24, 2015 – February 12, 2016. Churches, office buildings, business parks, donut shops, schools and gas stations show off the design and materials of these overlooked architectural resources of Houston’s sprawling and often underappreciated cityscape.
A catalog will be released in February 2016 detailing the more than 400 unique sites identified by the research team and text exploring the history and context of this architecture in Houston.

This exhibit is curated by Delaney Harris-Finch and Anna Mod.

Photography featured in the exhibit courtesy of
Aker Imaging
Hester + Hardaway Photographers
Mark Johnson Photography
Peter Molick Photography
Rocio Carlon Studios


Field Survey and Research by
Emily Ardoin
Karen Brasier Young
Steve Curry
Kerry Goelzer
Maggie Hereford 
Russell Howard
David Lidsky
Marty Merritt
Jim Parsons
Robert Searcy
Urmila Srinivasan
Amy Sullivan
Mat Wolff

This exhibit is funded in part by a grant from the City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance and a grant from the Susan Vaughan Foundation.