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July Mod of the Month Houston Mod invites you to join us this Sunday, July 17, 2016 for a Mod of the Month open house event from 2-4 PM. Please join us Sunday to help us find a new preservation-minded owner for this outstanding architect designed modern home. This month's event takes place in the Meyerland subdivision of Houston, located about 9 miles southwest of downtown. Thanks to Houston MODern Market for sponsoring this FREE event. Save the date for the next MODern Market on April 21-23, 2017! 5243 Lymbar Drive, Meyerland, Section 8, Houston, TX 77096 This is an extra special opportunity to tour a vintage modern house designed and still occupied by its original owners. Architect Hy Applebaum and his wife will be at Sunday's event to discuss the house and his career as well as Houston's architectural scene. Hy A. Applebaum, AIA is a 1956 graduate of the Rice University School of Architecture and principal of the Houston-based R&A Architects since its founding in 1963. The house of his design, expansive in plan and richly detailed, has been occupied and wonderfully maintained by Mr. and Mrs. Applebaum and family since its construction. HAR Link Other News & Events This WAS Contemporary Art is now open at the Heritage Society Museum Gallery at Sam Houston Park. Learn about what was happening in Houston in art, architecture, and design from the 1940s-1960s! On view Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am-4 pm through October 15, 2016. Houston Mod members, board members and Master Mods have contributed to this high quality exhibition. Admission is free of charge. _________________________________________ Do you shop at Amazon.com? Donate a small percentage of your purchases at no cost to you by adding Houston Mod as your charitable organization of choice at Amazon Smile. Join the Houston Mod Facebook Page and Houston Mod Discussion Forum for more mod-minded fun. Support future Houston Mod events by becoming a member. Houston Mod publications will be available at this event. Houston Mod is dedicated to promoting knowledge and appreciation of modern architecture and design in Houston and Texas and advocates the preservation of this cultural legacy, seeking support from its members and the general public in achieving this goal.