Modernism as Character

A Three-Part Docomomo Film Series in partnership with the Gene Siskel Film Center

Organized by Docomomo Chicago in partnership with the Gene Siskel Film Center, MODERNISM AS CHARACTER is a three-part series of screenings, conversations and discussions, featuring Modernist design, buildings, landscapes, allied arts and ideas.

Docomomo Chicago is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and appreciation of Modernist buildings, landscapes, and allied arts.  Our members include design enthusiasts, architects, preservationists, historians, and students. We sponsor lectures, tours, and advocacy efforts that celebrate and enhance awareness of Chicagoland's modern built and cultural heritage.

For more information, and/or to become a member, please visit us at:


Film Series Partners

 mas context goethe institut   atwood

Film Series Collaborators

caciit coapreservation chicago