DOCOMOMO and the Society of Architectural Historians

Tour Ira Rakatansky: As Modern As Tomorrow

Where: Providence, RI

When: Sunday October 9, 2011 at 10am (PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE)

RESERVATION REQUIRED: Limited to 25 participants.*
$50 Ticket price includes a copy of the book Ira Rakatansky: As Modern as Tomorrow

The tour will commence with a presentation by architect Ira Rakatansky and the editors of “As Modern As Tomorrow” light refreshments to be provided. Tour goers would drive to various residential structures in the Providence area designed by Mr. Rakatansky, with exclusive access to some interiors, and exterior tours of others. Tour participants will provide their own vehicles and will be given a map of all locations, including tour start, upon ticket purchase.

This tour is open to members of either DOCOMOMO and the Society of Architectural Historians or the New England Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians. If you’re not a member of either or both organizations, it is encouraged those members of SAH who are not members of DOCOMOMO to join and vice versa.

For more information on membership please visit:


Society of Architectural Historians

New England Chapter, Society of Architectural Historians 

*DOCOMOMO is willing to split the number of places allowed on the tour with SAH to 10 slots apiece, 20 places total, on a first come, first served basis. Although the tour capacity is listed at 25 people, we are reserving the extra 5 places for special guests or potential overflow. Members who register once the limit has been reached will be placed on a waiting list.

To register please email:

For questions please email: Liz Waytkus: