The Craig Fahle Show

Alden B. Dow's Architectural Legacy

September, 20, 2013

“We’ve thankfully come out of the era of the mcmansion, and were thinking about how space can impact and enhance life… Alden Dow was thinking about these things in the 1930’s." - Craig McDonald

Photo courtesy of Alden B. Dow

Detroit has a very rich architectural history and its Mid Century period, through the works architects such as Alden Dow, has influenced buildings and homes around the United States. WDET's Martina Guzman talks to Director of Alden B. Dow Home and Studio, Craig McDonald about the legacy of Alden Dow and how Detroit has been a paragon of Mid Century architecture.

Examples of the works of Alden Dow