Mid-Century Modern Philadelphia
Philadelphia was and continues to be a center for mid-century modern art, architecture and design. Well known mid-century architects such as Louis Kahn were based in Philadelphia and mid-century artists such as George Nakashima and Harry Bertoia worked in the area. Their works are now in great demand with record high prices .
Today's Philadelphia residents have many resources available to them, allowing them to purchase mid-century funishings and modernist art - including Mode Modern,Twist,Vintage Modern and Rago Arts and Auction Center. The popularity of mid-century modern design is showcased in locally published magazines such as Modernism Magazine.