In Support Of
Modern Life In & Around
San Diego 2012
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When asked to select their favorite local shops, the architects, designers, and homeowners on the San Diego Dwell Home Tour chose the following destinations as a post-tour guide for those wishing to further explore the area’s uniquely modern side. To explore these modern destinations, scroll down.
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MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART SAN DIEGO
The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) is the region’s foremost forum devoted to the exploration and presentation of the art of our time, presenting works across all media created since 1950.
700 Prospect Street
La Jolla ,CA
HOLD IT CONTEMPORARY HOME
The aluminum Half-Nelson lamp was designed in 1950 but didn’t make it into full production until 1977. Hard to find vintage modern furnishings such as these can be found at Hold It Contemporary Home.
1570 Camino de la Reina
Japan-based studio Leif.designpark’s Flower Cup chair for De La Espada is made from plywood with an oak (shown) or maple veneer. Many of the products carried are hard-to-find lines, exclusive to mixture.
2210 Kettner Boulevard
From Our Readers
Purchase a 2-Day Weekend Pass and receive free tickets to Meet the Architects Reception.