Indiana is ripe with incredible Mid Century Modern abodes. Whet your appetite on these:
Wipe your drool-ridden mouth. Now for the main course.
For the first time ever, Indiana Landmarks is recognizing the Mods with two awards categories. [insert happy dance].
- The Indiana Modern "Stewardship Award" (for preserving an MCM)
- The Indiana Modern "Rescue Award" (for restoring/saving an MCM)
So. If you live in (or know someone who lives in) a well-preserved, or restored, or delicately renovated Mid Century Modern home - you (they) could get one of these:
It'll be made of wood and brushed aluminum. And it'll be rare. And cool. And show-off-able.
Now get to entering (or nominating) an Indiana Mid Century Modern gem. Not just Indianapolis - these awards are state-wide.
You can view (or download) the form here. Read the rules. Then complete the form. You can snail mail it or submit it electronically. Your call.
Here's how you print it:
Here's how you download it:
Entries are due on April 29th, 2011. Winners will be chosen and announced during the 2011 Indiana Modern Home Tour weekend in May, which includes a Miller House symposium. [insert another happy dance].
We'd love to see entries from all across the state. Please spread the word to anyone you know whose abode is award-worthy.