There’s an Art Exhibit at the Noyes House in Connecticut Worth Getting on the Waitlist For

The Noyes House is one of those mid-century homes that wind up in coffee-table books and on Pinterest mood boards. With its floor-to-ceiling windows, flagstone walls, and asymmetrical lines, it’s emblematic of the cluster of great houses in New Canaan, Connecticut, a hot spot of swingy, high-design modernist living in the 1950s. Residents of this bedroom community included a significant number of art directors and similar aesthetes — including the industrial designer and architect Eliot Noyes, famous for the IBM Selectric typewriter, who built this house in 1955 for his family. Right now, members of the public can visit […]


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