As a resident of a Goodman Community, you are invited to join us for a first ever event dedicated to exploring the work of Charles Goodman and his role in the broader mid-century modern movement. Feel free to forward this to your Goodman neighbors for the early bird discount!

LIVING MODERN – BUILDING COMMUNITY: The Architecture of Charles Goodman, a project of Friends of Hollin Hills, is recognition of Goodman’s influential work and the unique community we call home. This first-of-its-kind symposium brings together Goodman neighborhoods to delve into his architectural vision and lasting impact on modern living.

We are inviting Hollin Hills and other Goodman neighborhoods to secure their spot before ticket sales open to the general public. To purchase your ticket, click here.


Event Details:

Date: September 13-15, 2024

Location: Various locations, Arlington and Alexandria, Virginia

Featuring: Expert talks, panel discussions, exclusive tours, and community-building opportunities

Program highlights include:

Cultural and Historical Context: Gaining insight into the social, cultural, and technological contexts in which Goodman worked will enrich homeowners’ understanding of their homes as products of a specific era, adding depth to their personal connection with their living spaces.

Practical Living: Deeper explanation for the aesthetic and functional aspects of mid-century modern architecture and how to preserve and adapt our homes for modern living.

Community Building: Explore the unique features of your community which Goodman intentionally designed to enhance community building.
Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to delve deep into Goodman’s lasting legacy and connect with fellow enthusiasts and experts in a setting that celebrates innovation and community.

To find out more, click here.