Modern In Denver

28 Flips | 1 Magazine | 4 Followers | @ModernInDenver | Meet Modern In Denver magazine. We celebrate modern design and living in Colorado. But we balk at the walls of limitation that a title constructs! We’re much more than a magazine. MID is also a platform for discussing and exploring outside-the-box ways of living that are inspired by modern design and practices.  

Aloha Koloa: Modern Beach House Design

COLORADO ARCHITECT MIKE PICHE, AIA REIMAGINES A BEACH HOUSE ON KAUAI THAT PAYS HOMAGE TO MID-CENTURY ARCHITECT VLADIMIR OSSIPOFF’S QUEST FOR …

Architecture

Florence Knoll and Mid Century Modern Furniture

IN HONOR OF HER 100th BIRTHDAY, WE PAY HOMAGE TO FLORENCE KNOLL, WHOSE TRANSCENDENT MID-CENTURY FURNITURE AND OFFICE DESIGNS ARE STILL SHAPING THE …

Design

Modern Office Design for Hogan Lovells

RNL’S INNOVATIVE DESIGN FOR HOGAN LOVELLS, NEAR UNION STATION, MAKES THE CASE FOR AN OPEN AND BRIGHT LAW SPACE.<p><i>Rather than hiding the stairs in the</i> …

Digital Animation: Fine Art’s Next Frontier?

AS THE POWER OF PERSONAL COMPUTERS INCREASES, AND ARTISTS LEARN TO MARRY COMPOSITION WITH CODE, A NEW MEDIUM IS MATURING, AND IT’S RAISING PLENTY OF …

Digital Art

Cineteca Nacional: an Icon of Modern Architecture

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto | Images: James Florio<p>Cineteca Nacional, the film institute of Mexico City and the busiest film center in the world, has …

Architecture

Modern Library Design: Biblioteca Vasconcelos

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto and Charlie Keaton | Images: James Florio<p>At more than 400,000 square feet, Biblioteca Vasconcelos is a mega-library. …

Architecture

Museo Jumex | Modern Architecture in Mexico City

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto | Images: James Florio<p>Home to one of the largest private collections of contemporary art in Latin America, Museo Jumex …

Mexico City

Teatro Cervantes: Theater Design in Mexico City

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto | Images: James Florio<p>Built in 2012 and designed by Elena Perez and Alba Cortes of Madrid-based ensemble studio, Teatro …

Igancia Guesthouse: Mexico City Modern Architecture

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto and Charlie Keaton | Images: James Florio<p>Named for an esteemed housekeeper who resided there for more than 70 years, the …

Liverpool Insurgentes: Mexico City Modern Architecture

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto | Images: James Florio<p>Looking more like something out of a science fiction movie than your average corner building, …

Mexico City

Museo Soumaya: Modern Architecture in Mexico City

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto | Images: James Florio<p>What’s in a reflection? In the case of the towering Museo Soumaya, rising 150 feet at the heart of …

Architecture

A Breath Of Fresh Air

THE HOUSEHOLD AIR PURIFIER HAS COME A LONG WAY. NO LONGER BULKY INDUSTRIAL-LOOKING BOXES THAT CLUTTER UP A ROOM, NOW YOU CAN CHOOSE A SLEEK MODEL …

The Incredible Lightness Of Being

A BULTHAUP KITCHEN REMODEL AT THE FOUR SEASONS IS LIGHT ON DECORATION BUT HEAVY ON STYLE.<p>WORDS: Jane Craig IMAGES: Emily Minton Redfield<p>Sometimes …

Design by Modern Architecture Firm Carney Logan Burke

THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN REGION IS BEST KNOWN FOR THE ARRESTING BEAUTY OF ITS WIDE OPEN SPACES. WITH AN EYE TOWARD THE FUTURE, WYOMING-BASED ARCHITECTURE …

Alexander Calder at the Denver Botanic Gardens

SWEEPING CURVES AND GEOMETRIC LINES HAVE WEAVED INTO THE NATURAL CONFINES OF THE DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS AS A SELECTION OF LEGENDARY ARTIST ALEXANDER …

Art

Il Posto's New Modern Restaurant Design

THE DEVIL MOST CERTAINLY IS IN THE DETAILS AT DENVER’S NEW IL POSTO RESTAURANT ON 26th AND LARIMER, MAKING ITS PRESENCE KNOWN IN THE …

Architecture

Ohio Victorian Modern Home Renovation

THIS VICTORIAN FARMHOUSE IN GRANVILLE, OHIO BARELY SURVIVED YEARS OF “KEGGERS” AND STUDENT HOUSING AT ITS UNIVERSITY LOCALE BEFORE SEEING A FULL …

Original Eliot Noyes Modern Home on the Market

A PIONEER OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY DESIGN, ELIOT NOYES MANAGED A WORK ETHOS AND RESUME OF CREATIVITY THAT STILL RESONATES TODAY. THAT INCLUDES ONE OF HIS …

Architecture

It's Time for Modern Clocks & Modern Watches

THE UNION OF GREAT DESIGN AND HIGH TECHNOLOGY HAS GIVEN US A WHOLE NEW GENERATION OF TIME PIECES, PROVING ONCE AND FOR ALL THAT TIME REALLY IS ON OUR …

Watches

Room With A View: Q&A with Room and Board Denver

A CANDID Q&A WITH THE MINDS BEHIND THE NEW EXPANSION OF A CHERRY CREEK MAINSTAY<p>WORDS: Charlie Keaton | IMAGES: James Florio<p>When Room & Board arrived …

Architecture

Stay Cool: Shade Design in 2017

Jared Layton of The Denver Shade Company breathes shade technology and design, and we love picking his brain on the latest trends in store. From more …

Smart Homes

Here Comes the Neighborhood

The ascent of the River North Art District (RiNo) to the status of significant Denver neighborhood happened fast, as gaggles of exciting new …

NRA

An Update on the Mid Century Modern Kitchen

By calling on vintage news reports and the homeowners’ expertise, designers at Thurston Kitchen & Bath merged mid-century ideals with modern …

Davis Partnership: Modern Office Design in RiNo

SITUATED IN THE HEART OF THE RIVER NORTH ART DISTRICT, DAVIS PARTNERSHIP BLURS THE LINE BETWEEN ORGANIC AND INDUSTRIAL, CLOSED AND OPEN. LOOK TO THE …

20th Century

Making a Plan for Historic Home Restoration

WHEN PLANNING THEIR HISTORIC HOME RESTORATION IN DENVER, THESE PRESERVATION-MINDED HOMEOWNERS LOOKED TO THE PAST FOR ANSWERS.<p>At one point after our …

Architecture

The USAF and Modern Architecture in Colorado

POWER, SYMBOLISM AND MODERN DESIGN LAUNCH AN INNOVATIVE NEW BUILDING ON THE HISTORIC U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY CAMPUS.<p>WORDS: Charlie Keaton | IMAGES: …

Only What You Need: The Modern Tiny House

EVEN WITH AMPLE LOT SIZE, ONE BOULDER COUPLE OPTED TO GO SMALL WITH THEIR NEW HOME. THERE’S NOTHING LIKE DRAMATIC DOWNSIZING TO HELP PRIORITIZE …

Living Rooms

Collaboration Creates Beautiful Denver Modern Home

IN THE AGE OF SPECIALIZATION, IT’S INCREASINGLY RARE TO SEE ARCHITECTS, DESIGNERS, BUILDERS, AND HOMEOWNERS WORK TOGETHER ON ALL PHASES OF AN …