May 2014

Arts and Crafts Homes - - CALENDAR -

SHOW: AN­NUAL ARTS & CRAFTS CHICAGO SHOW, May 17 and 18, River For­est, Illi­nois Home­own­ers in­ter­ested in ac­quir­ing pieces or ed­u­cat­ing them­selves as to the ap­pro­pri­ate fur­nish­ings for their turn-of-the-cen­tury homes should come to the 9th an­nual show. Dis­play­ing 20th-cen­tury dec­o­ra­tive arts of the Amer­i­can and English Arts & Crafts move­ments, more than 40 of the na­tion’s lead­ing deal­ers and ar­ti­sans will be in attendance. Fur­ni­ture and ac­ces­sories such as met­al­work,

pot­tery, tex­tiles, art, and light­ing will be avail­able for pur­chase. Lo­cated at the Geise­man Gym on the Con­cor­dia Univer­sity cam­pus. Satur­day hours: 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Sun­day: 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Ad­mis­sion: $7. (651) 695-1902, art­sand­


TOUR, May 18, Port­land, Ore­gon The Irv­ing­ton Neigh­bor­hood As­so­ci­a­tion holds the old­est char­ity home tour in the North­west. Few city neigh­bor­hoods in the West have the va­ri­ety and qual­ity of early 20th-cen­tury res­i­den­tial ar­chi­tec­ture to equal Port­land’s his­toric Irv­ing­ton: Arts & Crafts, Craftsman, Colo­nial Re­vival, Prairie style, bun­ga­low—many with an in­ven­tive­ness and cre­ative touch. Seven or eight homes will be open for the pub­lic to tour. Hours: 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Ad­mis­sion fee of $25 goes pri­mar­ily to schools, lo­cal so­cial ser­vices, and char­i­ties. irv­ing­ton­home­


AN­NUAL HIS­TORIC HOME TOUR WEEK­END, May 30 and 31, San Diego Rare op­por­tu­nity to view pri­vate homes of early 20th-cen­tury Mis­sion Hills. The home tour will take place be­tween 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Call for ticket prices and de­tailed tour in­for­ma­tion. (619) 297-9327, so­

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