Archive for the ‘Isamu Noguchi’

Modern Snapshot: Noguchi’s ‘California Scenario’

With the thermometer on 10 degrees right now, I thought these pictures would be appropriate. Heading south from LA and just off the 405, you can find a small oasis amid the office buildings of Costa Mesa. Located on land that used to grow lima beans, Isamu Noguchi’s “California Scenario” is a 1.6 acre minimalist […]

Treasure Trove of MCM Pieces at Conroy Estate Sale Beginning Today

The Washington Spaces blog has a good post with pictures of some of the vintage mid-century modern furniture being sold at the estate sale of Sarah Booth Conroy, the long-time Washington Post society writer who know lives in a retirement home. (Her husband, artist Richard Conroy, lives with their daughter in Silver Spring, according to […]