Final Modernism Week events on tap Sunday

11-day event celebrates mid-century design and style

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - (CNS) - Sunday is the last day to attend an event or take a tour affiliated with Modernism Week.

The design festival wraps up 11 days of events Sunday.  This year, a new set of nighttime events dubbed ``Modernism Week After Dark'' were held, and Modernism Week was co-produced by Goldenvoice, promoter of the Coachella and Stagecoach music festivals.

Modernism Week celebrates the popular design aesthetic from the 1950s and '60s.

One of Sunday's events is ``Trina Turk and Sunnylands Chic.'' Fashion designer Trina Turk will speak at the Rancho Mirage Public Library at 3:30 p.m. about the lifestyle of Walter and Leonore Annenberg and how it is reflected through design at the Annenberg estate at Sunnylands.

A cocktail reception with Turk will follow at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage.

For information and tickets, go to www.modernismweek.com.

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