Category Archives: News

Tour Day 2013: October 5th 2013

Unfinished Spaces at Cinefest: One time showing September 20th

Of interest to Docomomo members and supporters, an upcoming movie presentation at GSU. A great true story: Georgia State University

September Tour: Central Congregational United Church of Christ, Kenneth Johnson, Architect

Central Congregational United Church of Christ, Kenneth Johnson, Architect Location/Date/Time: 2676 Clairmont Road, NE, Atlanta Georgia 30329. Tuesday, September 25th, 6:00 PM, program starts at 6:15 Admission: Free (RSVP requested: info@docomomoga.org). Event is accessible to wheelchairs. Presented by: Docomomo US, Georgia Chapter, Inc. and the Central Congregational United Church of Christ Contact Email: info@docomomoga.org Organization [...]

Save the Date! National Tour Day 2012

Docomomo US, National Tour Day 2012, Atlanta: Colony Square: Make No Small Plans Where: 400 Colony Square, Suite 700, 1201 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30361 When: Saturday, October 6th, 10:30 AM, $5.00 (RSVP requested: info@docomomoga.org) Presented by: Docomomo US, Georgia Chapter, Inc. and AIA Atlanta     Hosted by: Jova/Daniels/Busby Contact Email: info@docomomoga.org Organization Website: www.docomomoga.org [...]

MMPT Plans to move ahead? July 2012 Update

Current planning concepts indicate that the Constitution Building may survive current MMPT planning efforts. During a July 11th, 2012 meeting, it was indicated that the building might be rehabilitated as part of the new development. Worth staying up-to-date on these developments, which are documented on the Georgia Department of Transportation website set up for the [...]

Identifying and Preserving Mid-20th Century African American Schools

May 5th, 2011, 6PM Rhodes Hall, Atlanta RSVP: info@docomomoga.org Sponsored by Docomomo Georgia, the Georgia Historic Preservation Division, and the Georgia Trust Jeanne Cyriaque, African American Programs Coordinator, Georgia Historic Preservation Division Since coming to work at HPD in 2000, Jeanne has been the staff liaison to the Georgia African American

Former C & S Bank slated for Demolition

It has been brought to the attention of the DOCOMOMO/US  Georgia Chapter that the former C & S Branch bank (1965, Kenneth Johnson) located at 1289/1293 Moreland Avenue in Atlanta is slated for demolition. Apparently a demolition permit has been issued by the City of Atlanta. This building, almost in ruins, has long been a [...]