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Wanted: artists, writers, designers, bloggers, researchers, historians, walkers, talkers, geographers, photographers, and all round do-ers.

Artists, writers, designers, bloggers, researchers, historians, walkers, talkers, geographers, photographers, and all round do-ers. The Manchester Modernist Society is looking for creative and enthusiastic people to join our team in a variety of voluntary roles. Your responsibilities could involve: A: finding

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Wanted: artists, writers, designers, bloggers, researchers, historians, walkers, talkers, geographers, photographers, and all round do-ers.

Artists, writers, designers, bloggers, researchers, historians, walkers, talkers, geographers, photographers, and all round do-ers. The Manchester Modernist Society is looking for creative and enthusiastic people to join our team in a variety of voluntary roles. Your responsibilities could involve: A: finding

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Homes for Change : 08/07/14

Homes for Change 8th July 2014 Join Manchester Modernist Society and Modernist Magazine in the first in a short season of events celebrating the publication of The Modernist issue 11 ‘Domestic’ through an exploration of the history of the home

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Homes for Change : 08/07/14

Homes for Change 8th July 2014 Join Manchester Modernist Society and Modernist Magazine in the first in a short season of events celebrating the publication of The Modernist issue 11 ‘Domestic’ through an exploration of the history of the home

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BRUTALISTS – identify yourself!

After months of development, many sleepless nights & endless meetings.. our new BRUTALIST badge is now ready. Now, we all love a bit of concrete don’t we? So, now’s the time to show your love to the world by donning

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BRUTALISTS – identify yourself!

After months of development, many sleepless nights & endless meetings.. our new BRUTALIST badge is now ready. Now, we all love a bit of concrete don’t we? So, now’s the time to show your love to the world by donning

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The C20 Society’s North West Group’s is touring Wigan, Ashton-in-Makerfield and St Helens : 31/05/14

The C20 Society’s North West Group’s is touring Wigan, Ashton-in-Makerfield and St Helens on Saturday, May 31, 2014. This may seem a late announcement with details but this is due partly with trying to gain access to some venues. We start at Manchester Piccadilly rail station

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The C20 Society’s North West Group’s is touring Wigan, Ashton-in-Makerfield and St Helens : 31/05/14

The C20 Society’s North West Group’s is touring Wigan, Ashton-in-Makerfield and St Helens on Saturday, May 31, 2014. This may seem a late announcement with details but this is due partly with trying to gain access to some venues. We start at Manchester Piccadilly rail station

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John Madin Exhibition : 10/04/14

The work of the architect John Madin came to exemplify Birmingham’s comprehensive post war city centre redevelopment. His story of how his work is viewed however is a depressingly common one. He has gone from pillar of Birmingham’s establishment, seemingly

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John Madin Exhibition : 10/04/14

The work of the architect John Madin came to exemplify Birmingham’s comprehensive post war city centre redevelopment. His story of how his work is viewed however is a depressingly common one. He has gone from pillar of Birmingham’s establishment, seemingly

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Trafford Park and Salford Quays Event

On Saturday April 26th we shall be joining our friends in the Twentieth Century Society for a walk around Salford Quays and Trafford Park. We shall start outside The Lowry Centre – a final last hurrah for Post Modernism by

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Trafford Park and Salford Quays Event

On Saturday April 26th we shall be joining our friends in the Twentieth Century Society for a walk around Salford Quays and Trafford Park. We shall start outside The Lowry Centre – a final last hurrah for Post Modernism by

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Manchester Modernist Membership

Manchester Modernist Society Honorary Membership We have a membership scheme for our supporters and friends so that you can join in and play a bigger part in the Manchester Modernist programme. Not only will you get our beautiful badge, we

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Manchester Modernist Membership

Manchester Modernist Society Honorary Membership We have a membership scheme for our supporters and friends so that you can join in and play a bigger part in the Manchester Modernist programme. Not only will you get our beautiful badge, we

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Make Magazines Not War

Originally posted on The Modernist Magazine:
Make Magazines Not War – well thats what the fine people at Facing Pages advise and quite frankly, we agree. Facing Pages 2014, the Independent Magazine Biennial held in Arnhem, Netherlands on the 28th…

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Make Magazines Not War

Originally posted on The Modernist Magazine:
Make Magazines Not War – well thats what the fine people at Facing Pages advise and quite frankly, we agree. Facing Pages 2014, the Independent Magazine Biennial held in Arnhem, Netherlands on the 28th…

The Toastrack, Manchester

Launch Invitation- Toastrack and The Modernist Magazine : 27/03/14

Launch event: Toastrack and The Modernist Magazine Thursday 27th March 2014, 6pm. FREE, booking required. Come and join the Manchester Modernist Society as we celebrate the launch of two new publications: We’re launching our new beautifully designed, limited edition print publication which delves

The Toastrack, Manchester

Launch Invitation- Toastrack and The Modernist Magazine : 27/03/14

Launch event: Toastrack and The Modernist Magazine Thursday 27th March 2014, 6pm. FREE, booking required. Come and join the Manchester Modernist Society as we celebrate the launch of two new publications: We’re launching our new beautifully designed, limited edition print publication which delves

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Save Library Walk!

Some of you may recall the fight for Library Walk, one of the most precious places in Manchester (oh! those sensuous curves!) being nothing if not tenacious the fight ain’t over and we have a very real chance of a

2012-09-11 19.02.12

Save Library Walk!

Some of you may recall the fight for Library Walk, one of the most precious places in Manchester (oh! those sensuous curves!) being nothing if not tenacious the fight ain’t over and we have a very real chance of a