Top 3 Exhibitions to See at Fall Preview

Discover architectural history, rare artifacts, and other midcentury treasures at these Fall Preview exhibitions.

Uncovered “Greetings from the Salton Sea” Postcard

Greetings from the Salton Sea
Be among the first to view recently uncovered archival photographs of the Salton Sea State Recreation Area during this special exhibition on October 21. These never-before-seen images include original photographs from the year of its opening, 1955, until 1963. Guests can also enjoy a vintage car show during SEAthlete’s SeaFest, which will feature over 20 classic cars. Tickets available here.

Early Floating Top Desk by Milo Baughman
Early Floating Top Desk by Milo Baughman

Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale
The Fall Edition of the Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale is an annual favorite, with good reason. Over 40 premier exhibitors from across the U.S. and Europe will be showcasing beautiful and rare furniture, decor, artwork, fashion, jewelry, and other vintage treasures celebrating midcentury modern design. If you want to beat the crowds, make your way to the Preview Party on October 20 and get first dibs! Tickets available here.

Albert Frey photograph by Don Buckner
Albert Frey. Photo credit: Don Buckner

Fall in Love with Frey
The new “Albert Frey & Lina Bo Bardi: Environments for Life” exhibition is on view now at the Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center, Edwards Harris Pavilion, but on October 22, lucky modernists can enjoy the exhibition plus tours of Frey House II, music from Frey’s personal record collection, signature cocktails, light bites, and more. Don’t miss out on “Fall in Love with Frey,” presented in collaboration with the Swiss Consulate of Los Angeles and the Palm Springs Art MuseumTickets available here.