Lunchtime Series: Past, Present & Future of Farnsworth House

Event Type: Adults
Date: 5/12/2021
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM
 [Online] Discover the history and drama of Farnsworth House, an architectural masterpiece by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Located in Plano, Illinois, the house is one of the most acclaimed modernist buildings in the world. Author and photographer Lee Bey shares the story of the architect, owner Edith Farnsworth, and this pioneering house on the Fox River. Scott Mehaffey, executive director of the home, joins for Q&A.

This program uses Zoom conferencing. After registration, you will receive an email explaining how to join the event using your computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. You may also listen in (no video required) from your phone.

Closed-captioning available.

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A recording of this program will be available on YouTube.
   Vernon Area Public Library
Location: Internet
Contact: Adult Desk
Contact Number: 224-543-1485
Presenter: Lee Bey