Businesses + Events

Uncommon Modern | Come Help!

2/8/2017 | Amy Tibbals

Every now and again, some like-minded Salt Lakers will conceive of an idea that makes us giddy to the COLLECTIVE core. Uncommon Modern is one such idea, and we're thrilled to help however we can...but we'd love for you to join the effort, too. In short, Uncommon Modern will be a rotating exhibition and, ultimately, a book--beautifully laid-out and similarly explained--that serves to catalog and educate on Salt Lake Valley's collection of modernist architecture. Steeped with anticipation just yet? Same. Same. We'll say more...

Thing is, our valley is teeming with thankworthy architecture. Whether we've casually cruised by without noticing, or stopped to gape at every last flat roof or unadorned facade...those structures that stand as quiet examples of beautiful, modernist architecture mark a significant place in SLC's built environment. But before a book can be published and the public and be duly educated, inventory must be taken. And that's where you come in. Organizers need our help in finding and photographing these structures. They're everywhere. Let's do this.

Please join us tomorrow night, right here at our COLLECTIVE Headquarters. We'll gather with the organizers and SL Modern, drink some wine, chat about the significance of documenting Salt Lake's modern architecture, and have a brief tutorial about how we can all contribute with nothing more than our smart phones (technology!) Details below. Come over! Be a part of this sensational project!

Uncommon Modern Launch Event | Thursday, Feb. 9th, 7:00pm | 645 E South Temple (that's us!)

Similar Posts

We like to share new stories, and it seems you like to read 'em. Here are some more we think you'll like:
Return to all Stories
Leo After Dark | Hygge
Leo After Dark
Businesses + Events
Leo After Dark | Hygge
11/15/2017 | Ryan Holbrook
Date: 11/17/17 Time: 7:30 pm - 12:00 am Location: The Leonardo (209 E 500 S) Often cited as one of this state's most-terrific traits, seasonal weather ensures that, for a good portion of the year, these briny boulevards play home to the kind of ambiance that absolutely exudes “cozy”...
Read More
Flora/Fauna Wines | Natural Selection
Kerri Fukui
Businesses + Events
Flora/Fauna Wines | Natural Selection
11/7/2017 | Brian Tripoli
Wine is food. To those for whom a glass of red is the reward for making it home after a hard day’s work, this may sound absurd. But a glass of wine, in the classic sense, does not a Scotch or dry martini replace. Wine, rather, is an integral part of a meal to be served and enjoyed at a table...
Read More
Design Week 2017 | Haute Sheet
Businesses + Events
Design Week 2017 | Haute Sheet
10/12/2017 | Ryan Holbrook
Salt Lake City Design Week is back for another seven day stint, and is set to doll out all manner of design-related rarities. Think: killer keynotes, damn-good demos, and two paper-centric parties (more on those later) that are slated to bookend Design Week with just a dash of debauchery...
Read More

Newsletter

Thank you for subscribing to our newsletter!

We need to talk.

It'll be fun. You've got questions, and we can't wait to answer them. Don't hold back--getting down to brass tacks is kind of our thing...


Success!