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Mod Open Sunday by Barnstone & Aubry 9-15-2013


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Mod of the Month


Houston Mod invites you to join us this Sunday, September 15, for Mod of the Month from 2 - 4 PM. 

This is a special opportunity to study a house by the noted architects Howard Barnstone and Gene AubryThe house is in need of new preservation-minded owners.

Richmond's Jane Long neighborhood is located 22 miles southwest of the Galleria on Highway 59/69 near Grand Parkway.
Thanks to Houston MODern Market for sponsoring this FREE event.



109 Hillcrest Drive, Richmond, Texas 77469

Jane Long Addition

Howard Barnstone and Eugene Aubry designed this outstanding modern house situated on over 3 rolling acres in the beautiful Jane Long addition of Richmond, Texas for the Butler family

A long curving drive terminates in a gated circle at the entrance to the expansive four bedroom house built in the mid 1960's.  Architectural historian Stephen Fox reports the house originally had a flat roof.  The house is meticulously detailed with carefully proportioned rooms, walls of glass, fireplaces, floor to ceiling doors and abundant storageC. C.
Pat Fleming was the landscape architect



Upcoming Events

Save the date of October 5th, 2013 for the 7th annual DoCoMoMo US Tour Day.  This annual event gathers chapters, members, students, architects, historians and the general public to celebrate the modern movement in the US.    Details on Houston's events will be announced soon. 
Support future Mod events by becoming a member of Houston Mod.  Houston Mod is planning several members-only and members get-in-free events. If you need to check your membership status, please e-mail info@houstonmod.org 

Important:  The vote to save the Astrodome is November 5th.  Please remind everyone to support this monumental effort.   

Houston Mod publications and vintage Astrodome bumper stickers will be sold at Sunday's event. 


We hope to  see you Sunday at Mod of the Month!




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