Lectures & Book Signings

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Artist Pamela Joseph at Explore Booksellers

Don’t miss Pamela Joseph at Explore Booksellers in Aspen on March 9 from 5:30–6:30pm — “aprés ski”. “Of all the many books that have been published about Iran, none so viscerally conveys the absurdity of the censorship that bears on the nation, or the spirit of rebellion against it as ​The Artist, the Censor, and … Continue reading

Multi-media artist Kurosh ValaNejad on censorship and Iranian Art

Don’t miss our event Sunday Feb 18 with multi-media artist Kurosh ValaNejad, who was recently featured in Kayhan Life for his contributions to the award-winning video game “The Cat and the Coup.” Continue reading

Glenn Harcourt in conversation with multi-media artist Kurosh ValaNejad

Glenn Harcourt in conversation with multi-media artist Kurosh ValaNejad. Join us on Feb 18 from 2-4pm at A.G. Geiger Fine Art Books, Chung King Ct., Los Angeles. Read more…. Continue reading

Interview by KPFA’s Mitch Jeserich about The Vél d’Hiv Raid

July 16 and 17 marked the 75th anniversary of the Vel d’Hiv Roundup. Levi Laub, activist and translator of our upcoming title, The Vél d’Hiv Raid by Maurice Rajsfus, was interviewed on Monday, July 17 by KPFA host Mitch Jeserich on Letters & Politics. Listen, download, or open the interview from iTunes at: https://kpfa.org/episode/letters-and-politics-july-17-2017.

The Artist, The Censor and The Nude with Pamela Joseph, Glenn Harcourt, Eleanor Heartney & Francis Naumann

Anderson Ranch Arts Center will host a panel discussion about art and censorship across cultural contexts August 10 from 7-9 pm with author Glenn Harcourt, Eleanor Heartney, Francis M. Naumann and artist Pamela Joseph. The discussion coincides with the publication of Harcourt and Joseph’s eponymous book by DoppelHouse Press. Part monograph, part historical analysis, and part … Continue reading

Kaminsky interviewed by The Times of Israel writer Anne Joseph

Read The Times of Israel’s article about Adolfo Kaminsky, by writer Anne Joseph. “Even though he did things illegally, it was within his parameters of a fierce moral structure,” says Sarah Kaminsky.​​ Anne ​Joseph, “The book [Adolfo Kaminsky, A Forger’s Life] talks about Adolfo’s ingenious methods for creating forgeries and gives an unflinching account of … Continue reading

Kaminsky Book Tour Continues

Adolfo Kaminsky, A Forger’s Life Best-selling author Sarah Kaminsky tells the story of her father, an unsung hero of the Paris Resistance in Adolfo Kaminsky: A Forger’s Life. The book has been translated into seven languages and chronicles Sarah Kaminsky’s father’s work as a forger for the 6th Section of the French Resistance, which saved … Continue reading

Dingbat 2.0 Lecture March 26th at 2pm

Panelists, including editors Thurman Grant and Joshua G. Stein, architectural historian Steven Treffers, and architect Barbara Bestor discuss the many aspects of dingbat architecture and ways in which the apartment building type – synonymous with LA’s rapid post-war urban expansion – might be re-envisioned for the 21st century. Cohosted by the Society of Architectural Historians Southern California Chapter. Continue reading

Honorable Mention to Escape Home at ISHA Book Award

Escape Home has received a Book Award Honorable Mention at the International Skiing History Association’s 22nd Annual Skiing History Week, held in Steamboat Springs, Colorado – April 8-12, 2015. Though not primarily about skiing, Charles Paterson’s memoir has been enthusiastically received by members of the ISHA Book Award committee. Paterson, one of the first members of … Continue reading

Paul T. Frankl in New York and Los Angeles – Lecture by Christopher Long

March 8, 2014. Design scholar Christopher Long lectures on Paul T. Frankl, his extraordinary life and his contributions to the formation of American Modernism, with stunning visual examples of Frankl’s furniture and interior design work. Continue reading

Literaturhaus Wien event for Escape Home

DSCF8371The Exile Library at the Literaturhaus in Vienna welcomed DoppelHouse Press authors Charles Paterson and Carrie Paterson on June 4 to give a book presentation. Thanks to Ursula Seeber for organizing this heartwarming event, which was also a chance for many friends and relatives of the Patersons to meet each other. We are grateful Philipp Heinz caught these moments on camera for all of us. Continue reading

Photos from March 2014 Frankl Events in Los Angeles

Our Press and VIP event was hosted by DOCOMOMO at the Historic Village Green. Last month, we were pleased to host Christopher Long, design scholar and editor Paul T. Frankl | Autobiography, and Paulette Frankl, the daughter of Paul Frankl, at a series of book events in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara.

We would like to take a moment and thank Steven Keylon and Katie Horak at DOCOMOMO for hosting a wonderfully intimate event with Christopher Long and Paulette Frankl at the historic Village Green in Baldwin Hills. Continue reading

Lecture & Book Signings with Christopher Long & Paulette Frankl

Paul T. Frankl GalleriesWe are so excited to be hosting Christopher Long, the editor of Paul T. Frankl | Autobiography and Paulette Frankl, Paul T. Frankl’s daughter on March 3 through 8, 2014.

We have several wonderful lecture and book signing events planned during which art, architecture, and design enthusiasts will have a chance to meet Christopher Long and Paulette Frankl, ask questions, and purchase signed copies of this award winning new book.

Paul T. Frankl | Autobiography is the never-before published memoir of one of the pioneers of American modernism. You can learn more about this title and read reviews by visiting THIS PAGE. Continue reading

Book Signing at Explore Booksellers in Aspen, CO

CoverTatraCaps2.inddJoin us!
for a book reading, stories and slides.

Explore Booksellers
Thursday, December 26 at 5pm
221 E Main St‎
Aspen, CO 81611 Continue reading

ESCAPE HOME Santa Monica Lecture Now ONLINE

Screen Shot 2013-11-17 at 1.46.51 PMIf you missed Charles Paterson and Carrie Paterson at the Santa Monica Library on July 21, 2013, you can now view the entire lecture here or on our YouTube page.

Organized by: Society of Architectural Historians, Southern California Chapter. Video editing: Dino Dumandan Continue reading

Aspen Historical Society hosts signing for Escape Home

CoverTatraCaps2.inddAspen Historical Society annual cookie exchange and book signing!

The Hotel Jerome
330 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
4PM – 7PM Continue reading

Opening of Frankl Exhibition in Vienna

Christopher Long lecture. October 4, 2013. Photo: Philipp Heinz. Paul T. Frankl — A Viennese Designer in New York and Los Angeles” exhibition opening night. 
October 4, 2013 at the Kiesler Stiftung in Vienna. Christopher Long speaks about Frankl’s autobiography and the Frankl retrospective exhibition he co-curated with Laura McGuire on view until February 1, 2014. Paul T. Frankl is scarcely known in Austria – the exhibition aims to recall him and his oeuvre into the cultural memory of his home city. Continue reading

Book Reading at The University Club of Denver

library-imageEscape Home: Rebuilding a Life after the Anschluss
written by Charlie Paterson and Carrie Paterson

The University Club of Denver
1673 Sherman Street, Denver, CO 80203
Friday, November 15, 2013 from 5:00-6:30 pm Continue reading

Book Signings in Aspen

CoverTatraCaps2.inddEscape Home – Rebuilding a Life after the Anschluss
written by Charlie Paterson and Carrie Paterson

The Hotel Jerome
Thursday, August 8, 2013
5pm – 6:30pm

Basalt Regional Library
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
5:30pm – 7:00pm Continue reading

Los Angeles Book Launch

event-EscapeHomeEscape Home — Rebuilding a Life after the Anschluss
By Charles Paterson and Carrie Paterson

Santa Monica Public Library
Sunday, July 21, 2013
2pm – 3:30pm Continue reading

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