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Exciting News for Mid-Century Mundane

Mid-Century Mundane was started as a website looking to document just a fragment of the mid-century regional and vernacular architecture out there. And now we take our next big step with a more robust project to examine a specific grouping … Continue reading

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Global Mundane: Hyde Park Chapel, London, England

Here to kick off a new, occasional chapter of Mid-Century Mundane is our first entry from England. The former Hyde Park Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is located at 64-68 Princes Gate, Exhibition Road in South … Continue reading

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Mid-Century Mundane Hiatus

Mid-Century Mundane will be on a brief hiatus until mid July. In the interim, make sure to check in here and on our Facebook page for documentation of some great examples of British Modernism!

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Preserving Our Mid-Century Mundane

While this website started as a simple documentation of lesser-known and less appreciated modern sites, it obviously does not exist completely outside the conversation around the preservation of our modern built heritage. Occasionally, we will be featuring preservation projects and campaigns … Continue reading

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Announcing Mundane Mondays

Starting this month, Mid-Century Mundane is launching a new reader-driven feature to help spread the word about Mid-Century architecture and this site. We have been encouraged by the response to this blog, starting as an occasional musing on mid-century vernacular, … Continue reading

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Mid-Century Mundane Featured on Herman Miller Blog!

Last week Mid-Century Mundane was thrilled to be featured on Herman Miller’s Lifework Blog as one of the Best of the Week. Thanks and keep reading!

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March Links Round-Up

Here are some of the articles we’ve posted on our Facebook page recently. Make sure to like us on Facebook to stay updated! Help save the endangered Barry Building in Los Angeles! A mid-century church in Gary, Indiana goes for … Continue reading

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Reminder: Join Our Facebook Page!

Even though this website is our main focus, we also regularly update our Facebook page with articles that address Mid-Century Mundane issues around the country. So please like us on Facebook! Recent posts include: A MCM Valentine in Missouri! More … Continue reading

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New links added!

New links added for modern websites, surveys and databases in Ohio, Michigan, Phoenix and Maryland. Check them out in the blogroll in the right hand column!

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Mid-Century Mundane Links: May 2011

Here are several links from the past few weeks related to buildings and architects I have covered or just links of general mid-century mundane interest. Goldberg’s Prentice Hospital in Chicago is granted a temporary stay of execution. The real estate … Continue reading

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