First Storm of the Year

Winter Storm Grayson barreled up the East Coast and pummeled the Northeast with a full day of high winds, snow, and arctic temperatures.  With just a few branches down, the LongHouse gardens came through in one piece.  Here are some photos from the day after the storm, snapped by our...

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Weaver's Wednesday - Cumulus and Nimbus

Hello Weaver's Wednesday! "Cumulus" 1991, shows both a simplicity and an intricacy so often seen in Larsen fabrics. This design gets its look from "combining clear Saran monofilament yarns with a high-shrink monofilament, then immersing the woven fabric in scalding water." - from the book "Creator and Collector" So dreamy!...

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The LongHouse Holiday Gathering

On November 25th we held our Holiday Gathering, our annual end-of-the-year party to say thank you to our members, the lifeblood of LongHouse Reserve.  It was a delightful afternoon, comfortably warm for late November, and over 400 guests turned out to celebrate the year's end.   Cynthia Battaglia's Distincitve Catering kept tummies...

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Keeping up with Jack

LongHouse Reserve founder and artistic director Jack Lenor Larsen is always on the move.  Reaching 90 years young in August, does not seem to have slowed him down one bit. Instead, he continues to share new ideas, designs and events with the LongHouse board and staff.  His love of world...

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LongHouse Winter Benefit

What a night!  Our Winter Benefit, held on February 15, was an engaging and stimulating evening in honor of Tod Williams and Billie Tsien of Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects l Partners. Williams and Tsien were presented with the LongHouse Award for Outstanding Architectural Achievement.  Their projects include the Barnes...

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