Eichler Speaker Series : The Local Modernism of Girard, Eames and Saarinen
Friday, November 9, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PST)
San Rafael, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
A Chat with Zinc Details Owner Vas Kiniris
As part of celebration of 50 Years of Eichler Homes in the Upper Lucas Valley, Zinc Details owner Vas Kiniris will chat about the work of great modern designers Alexander Girard, Charles and Ray Eames and Eero Saarinen. Contemporaries of architect Joseph Eichler, these designers helped to democratize modern design and home furnishings. Vas will discuss why their work is still relevant today and how to use modern and contemporary home furnishings to bring personality to a home. Q&A with Fast Co Design contributor Jordan Kushins to follow.
WHEN: Friday, November 9th from 6-8pm
WHERE: Lucas Valley Community Center, 1201 Idylberry Road, San Rafael
WHAT TO EAT: The Taco Guys (Delicious gourmet tacos available for purchase!)
When & Where
Lucas Valley Homeowners Association
Lucas Valley Homeowner's Association to celebrate 50 years of Joseph Eichler in Upper Lucas Valley.
Our community of 538 homes is nestled in the Lucas Valley area of San Rafael, California. We are an incorporated common interest development offering residential owners a unique community experience. Our facilities include a community center, pool, tennis courts, horse stables, hiking trails, landscaped grounds, underground utilities, and our own Television cable and Internet broadband system.
Life in Lucas Valley offers breathtaking views, distinctive Eichler and American Guild architecture designed to blend in with the muted colors of live oaks, natural grasses, and the rolling hills that frame our community.