ModHomes Realty Architecture Movie SeriesHunt Library, NC State University, 1070 Partners Way, Raleigh.
See provocative and visually fascinating architecture and design documentaries generally unavailable on Netflix. Doors open at 7pm. Tickets are $10, cash and credit cards accepted. Mod Squad members, NCSU Students with ID, and NCSU Libraries staff with ID get in free until capacity is reached, so come early. NCSU Friends of the Library get 10% off tickets with a Friends of the Library Card. OLLI Members get 10% off with an OLLI card. Other series sponsors include:
Thursday, November 2, 730pm. Columbus. Two souls connect in little-known Midwestern town awash in Modernism. Burdened by the future, they find respite in one another and the architecture that surrounds them. Starring John Cho, Haley Lu Richardson, Parker Posey, Michelle Forbes, and Rory Culkin. Trailer.
Sponsored by Adam Carrington, Carrington Electric.
Thursday, December 7, 730pm. Windshield: A Vanished Vision. The story of one of Richard Neutra's few East Coast houses.
Sponsored by Dail Dixon FAIA. Trailer.
Thursday, January 11, 730pm. Edge of the Possible: Special Edition. The story of architect Jorn Utzon his internationally famous design, the Sydney Opera House. From 6:30-7:30 pm, directly before the film screening, staff from the Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries will bring selected original items from its collections of modernist architecture - a mini "Show and Tell" - for NCMH guests to view in person. Trailer.
Thursday, February 1, 730pm. The Infinite Happiness: Bjarke Ingels' 8 House. An early project by the hottest architect on the planet right now!
Sponsored by Fredrick Stewart Architecture. Trailer.