by Sasha Milena
Palm Springs is the ultimate get-away destination in Southern California. The city boasts breathtaking views, a variety of mid-century hotels, and of course, antique and retro shopping for days.
Modernism Week in Palm Springs features over ten days of special events including a Show and Sale in the Convention Center, double-decker bus architechtural tours, vintage fashion show, art exhibits, and a retro martini party, just to name a few.
The 10th Annual Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale hosted over 75 exhibitors featuring a wide range of vintage 20th Century furniture, decorative and fine arts. Dealers came from all of over the U.S. including the West Coast, New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Detroit, Denver, Dallas, and Miami.
The rare chair pictured above was in perfect condition and was being sold by Sputnik Modern from Dallas, TX
Off the Wall in Los Angeles, CA
Local dealer, Off the Wall, presented incredibly unique items like this shiny chrome spiral staircase.
XCAPE from Long Beach, CA
Around every corner there were eye-popping vignettes and SOLD signs sprinkled on furniture and art.
If you missed the Modernism Show in Palm Springs, you can still be a part of the action throughout the next week. Go to modernismweek.com to see the schedule of events.
Modernism Week is from February 12th through February 21st in Palm Springs, CA.