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The glass house is closed today for a private.
Glass house new canaan. New canaan connecticut is home to the famous glass house that was designed by an architect responsible for playing a defining role in postmodernist architecture. 15 2021 dec. The glass house the philip johnson glass house built between 1949 and 1995 by architect philip johnson is a national trust historic site located in new canaan connecticut.
August 9 2016 zionstar modern house zionstar. Pioneering women of american architecture thursday oct. The glass house or johnson house is a historic house museum on ponus ridge road in new canaan connecticut built in 1948 49.
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Glass house new canaan. The glass house will close for the winter on november 16 2020. Explore visit the site via 360 tours and more.
The visitor s center is nice well designed well air conditioned. Nthp member discounts are not available at this time. The house which is part of the.
Hours address the philip johnson glass house reviews. Walk ins will be not permitted in order to control our capacity. The site will re open on friday october 9.
The philip johnson glass house new canaan. Pioneering women of american architecture. The pastoral 49 acre landscape comprises fourteen structures including the glass house 1949 and features a permanent collection of 20th century painting and sculpture.
It was designed by philip johnson as his own residence and universally viewed as having been derived from the farnsworth house in plano illinois design according to alice t. 25 reviews of the glass house today my friend and i did the philip johnson glass house tour it was fairly easy taking the train from grand central transferring in stamford and exiting the train at new canaan. The visitor center is right across the street from the train station which is great in terms of convenience.
The glass house is closed today for a private event. Johnson curated an exhibit of mies van der rohe work at the museum of modern. All grounds passes must be reserved in advance.