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Portland Urban Design, Architecture, and Landscapes 2: Mid-Century Modernism, June 12, 2:00 p.m. or June 17, 2:00 p.m.

EACH TOUR IN THIS WEEK LONG SERIES OF SIX DIFFERENT WALKS is $32.50 which includes a $2.50 ticket processing fee. Please see Year Round Events for the other tour listings. Email organizer for details on student, senior, group or multiple tour purchase discounts.

EACH WALK IS LIMITED TO 20 ATTENDEES: MASKS ARE REQUIRED.

June 12, 2:00 p.m. Mid-Century Modernism in Portland: Prior to WW II Portland was firmly within the mainstream of American architecture. See how that changed with the arrival of Pietro Belluschi, John Yeon, Skidmore, Owings and Merrill and others who propelled it to the forefront of internation design. Meeting place: NE corner of SW 3rd and SW Oak. Email organizer for discount ticket details.

June 15, 10:00 a.m. Mid-Century Modernism in Portland: reprise, see even details above. Email organizer for discount ticket details.

June 17, 2:00 p.m. Mid-Century Modernism in Portland: reprise, see even details above. Email organizer for discount ticket details.

This Year-Round Event has ended.

This Year-Round Event has ended.

When

June 12–17, 2021

Where

Various outdoor locations around Portland

Cost

$32.50

Organizer

John Doyle

Mr Doyle has been an annual participant in the Design Week festival since 2017. He has been creating and leading walking tours on Portland architecture as a volunteer for the Architectural Heritage Center since 2008 and is a member of its education committee. He hold a BA in art history and history from Stony Brook University and an MA in art history from Tufts University. He worked as an Education Department lecturer for the Metropolitan Museum of Art from 1990-96.