Tour of Blatner houses Saturday Oct. 6, hosted by Historic Albany & MH-NY

HENRY L. BLATNER (1911-1978) was the preeminent practitioner of contemporary architectural design in Albany during the middle decades of the twentieth century. All his buildings reflected a Modernist’s sensibility and concern for an economy of means.”
Architects in Albany

Spend a morning learning more about Blatner’s life and work and then tour some of his homes in the Pine Hollow area of Slingerlands, including Blatner’s own residence.  The morning will conclude with a tour of Blatner’s Colonie Country Club, where lunch is optional.

ModernHome-NY is proud to co-sponsor this event, which is part of the annual do.co,mo_mo celebration of modern architecture.

10 am- 1pm, Saturday, October 6
Admission: $5 for HAF members/ $10 for general public

Reservations required.  Contact Genny at HAF: 465-0876 x10 or gfaist@historic-albany.org

For a complete schedule of do.co,mo.mo’s events click here!

Some selected fall events in the region

From the Historic Albany Foundation:
Wed. 9/19:  Dog-About Wednesday: tour of Delaware Avenue
Sat. 9/23: 4th Annual Cooks & Kitchens Tour
Sat. 10/6: do.co, mo. mo_us Tour Day – Stand by for more info!
Sat. 11/3:  “Built: Albany Architecture through Artists’ Eyes”

From Rensselaer County Historical Society:
Thurs. 10/11:  Annual gala

From Hudson River Heritage:
Sat. 10/13: County Seats Tour – featuring traditional and contemporary homes from the 20th century