USModernist® is part of Modernist Archive, Inc., a North Carolina 501C3 educational nonprofit archive committed to documenting, preserving, and promoting residential Modernist architecture. Our work raises awareness and connects people with their passion for preservation and their future dream homes, and preserves the legacy of exceptional works of design for future generations. We have won 12 local, state, and national awards for leadership in historic preservation, reviving interest in the Modernist legacy of great architecture.
Founder/Executive Director. George's wife refers to this project as "an 12-year seizure."
Development. She just left you a voicemail. Please call her back!
Frank Harmon FAIA
National Affairs. lets us know when our fenestration needs a parti hat.
Tours. Angela books exciting architecture tours then goes on them. She really hates this.
Monitors iconic houses across the US day after day, for years.
Not her real name. Researches guests and pays bills from a secret underground bunker.
Social Media. Daniel has 15 years experience, total.
Research. She can find any Modernist house. Resistance is futile.
strategy pr. it's pronounced kray-vitz. She knows everybody.
Research. He shoots thousands of houses in LA. With his camera.
Research. first day on the job, she solved a huge cold case.
Engineer and Announcer. He met the Rolling Stones but not Frank Gehry.
Anne Stoddard, Sharon Glazener, George Smart, Eleanor Stell, and Caterri Woodrum.
USModernist provides donors, volunteers, and advocates the information and organization they require to passionately engage the documentation, preservation, and promotion of US residential Modernist architecture.
USModernist provides documentation for nearly every iconic Modernist house in America. We educate the public to preserve Modernism through our archives, giving millions of people access to the most exciting residential architecture, past and present.