Why Demolishing the Marcel Breuer House Matters

LAWRENCE, NY – “Will people care about a tiny house?” He asked Elizabeth Waytkus, who had been warned a few weeks ago about the possibility of building a once-famous house by the architect. Marcel Breuer would be destroyed. He is the executive director. USAa non-profit organization that supports the preservation of modern structures. It turns …

Marcel Breuer House on Long Island Demolished, Raging

The house, which made Marcel Breuer one of the leading architects of the post-war era, was demolished earlier this month by its current owners after conservationists tried to save the building. Historians said the loss illustrates how changing dynamics in the housing market and loose landmark rules are putting modernist architecture at risk. Breuer designed …