Tour Day 2013 Recap
The Docomomo US Tour Day program continues to expand as the largest national celebration of modern architecture in the United States and this year engaged over 40 partnerships in 42 cities across 23 states to host approximately 50 tours throughout the month of October. Check out our summary of exciting reports from coast to coast, and join us next year, when Tour Day 2014 is scheduled for October 11th.
experienced their largest Tour Day attendance to date, welcoming over 70 guests. The group toured all of architect John C. Portman Jr’s Peachtree Center properties following a lecture by Marty Steinberg who has worked with Portman since 1961. An exciting aspect of their tour was the participation by several young architects in organizing the event, encouraging broader chapter engagement. The chapter extends a special thanks to Tom Little and the team at Georgia SHPO in making the event such a success.