The Christopher Kennedy Compound
Palm Springs Modernism Week Show House

Events & Tickets 2016

 
 

CURRENT EVENTS

 

Daytime Tours
Open To The Public 

Named by Hollywood Reporter as the #1 Must-Experience Event for Modernism Week 2014 Click here to read article

TICKETS FOR SAME DAY CAN BE PURCHASED ON SITE WITH CREDIT CARD

Named by The Hollywood Reporter as the #1 Must-See Event of Modernism Week! Traditional Home and California Home + Design magazines present The Christopher Kennedy Compound: Modernism Week Show House. For the fourth year, Christopher brings together nearly 20 of the nations most prominent tastemakers to create unique rooms in this decorator showcase house.

In an exciting twist, Christopher is partnering with social media star Kelly Golightly to renovate her 6,500 square foot home in the spectacular Andreas Hills area of Palm Springs. Kelly runs a lifestyle guide for modern-day Audrey Hepburns and will serve as our muse and client. Many influential bloggers/designers will also be creating rooms at the Show House, dubbed Villa Golightly. Stay tuned at TheChristopherKennedyCompound.com to learn about the celebrity Designers Tastemakers!

The Christopher Kennedy Compound was specifically created to raise funds for Modernism Week and other preservation efforts. This quintessential remodel respects the property’s architectural pedigree while updating it with the best and brightest materials in modern design. The project is brought to life by Chairish, Thermador, Ferguson, DuPont, Eggersmann USA cabinetry and more than three dozen other local and national design resources.

Special Instructions or Restrictions:
Each tour starts on the hour and lasts 45 minutes to one hour. Please no children below the age of 5. No pets. No professional photography. Location to be revealed at time of ticket purchase.

 





Same day tickets for daytime tours can be purchased with credit card at The Christopher Kennedy Compound.

Or purchase tickets by clicking links
on dates below or by visiting www.modernismweek.com

Saturday 2/14
Sunday 2/15
Monday 2/16
Tuesday 2/17
Wednesday 2/18
closed
Thursday 2/19
Friday 2/20
Saturday 2/21
Sunday 2/22

Hours:  9AM - 5PM
Last tour at 4PM


Tickets: $35  
Tickets can be purchased
online or on site. 


 

Design Industry Party
presented by Ferguson

Modernism Week celebrates architects, designers and builders at this special reception for design industry professionals at the spectacular Modernism Week Show House, The Christopher Kennedy Compound. Mingle with design industry insiders at the newly remodeled showcase home, featuring rooms by celebrity designers and top names in home furnishings. Enjoy crafted hors d’oeuvres catered by F10 Creative Catering (of Cheeky’s and Birba fame) with wine provided by Trio, and specialty cocktails created for the evening. This festive gathering is open to the public with a limited ticket availability.

Generously sponsored by Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery, this is one of the few opportunities to see and enjoy the festivities at the Modernism Week Show House at night.

www.ferguson.com

Special Instructions or Restrictions:
Please no one below the age of 21. Please, no pets. Professional or cocktail attire requested.

 

 

 

Purchase tickets by clicking link
on the date below or by visiting www.modernismweek.com

2309 S. Yosemite Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92264
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Tuesday, February 17  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 


Advance Tickets Only. $70 
Limited tickets available.  

 

 

PAST EVENTS

 

Red Carpet Preview Gala

Be the first to experience the Modernism Week Show House: The Christopher Kennedy Compound as you join television stars and leaders of the international design and building community for a special Red Carpet Preview, hosted by Traditional Home magazine. The evening will include cocktails, tastings and live music as you mingle among the featured celebrity designers and learn firsthand how their visions for the home came to life. 

Back by popular demand, this newly-remodeled showcase home, spearheaded by tastemaker Christopher Kennedy, is presented by Traditional Home and California Homes magazines, and features rooms created by today’s most celebrated interior designers. The 1964 property, set on the fairway of Indian Canyons Golf Resort, has been reimagined for today’s style of Southern California living by an unparalleled roster of celebrity designers. Their vision has been brought to life by ArtHouse Construction, Wolf/Subzero, LaCantina Doors, Crestron, Ferguson, Dorn Bracht, Duravit, Bedrosians, and more than three dozen local and national residential design resources.

The Christopher Kennedy Compound celebrates the Palm Springs legacy of mid-century modern architecture and jet set American style. Specifically created to raise funds for Modernism Week and other preservation efforts, this quintessential remodel respects the property’s architectural pedigree while updating it with the best and brightest materials in modern design.

Special Instructions or Restrictions: Please no one below the age of 21. Please, no pets. Requested attire: Palm Springs Chic.

 

 

Tour Times: 6:00 PM, 7:00 PM

Purchase tickets by clicking link
on the date below or by visiting www.modernismweek.com

February 18, 2017
Tour Times: 6:00 PM, 7:00 PM


6:00-8:00 PM

Advance Tickets Only. $175
Limited tickets available.  


 

Starlight After Party

The Red Carpet Preview Gala will be over, but the cool cats in Palm Springs will just be getting the party started. Come sip cocktails around the fire pit and take in the sultry sounds of jazz under the starry Palm Springs sky while enjoying a more intimate experience of this spectacular property. Mingle with shelter magazine editors and the celebrity designers who re-imagined this 1964 midcentury gem, along with other leaders of the international design community.

Presented by Traditional Home and California Homes magazines, Modernism Week Show House: The Christopher Kennedy Compound celebrates the Palm Springs legacy of midcentury modern architecture and jet set American style. Specifically created to raise funds for Modernism Week and other preservation efforts, this quintessential remodel respects the 1964 property’s architectural pedigree while updating it with the best and brightest materials in modern design. This showcase home features rooms created by today’s most respected voices in interior design and home furnishings. The home, spectacularly sited on the fairway of the Indian Canyons Golf Resort, a favorite of Hollywood stars like Frank Sinatra and Bob Hope, has been reimagined for today’s style of Southern California living by an unparalleled roster of celebrity designers. Their vision has been brought to life by ArtHouse Construction, Wolf/Subzero, LaCantina Doors, Ferguson, Duravit, Dorn Bracht, Benjamin Moore Paint, Bedrosians Tile, and more than three dozen other local and national design resources.

Special Instructions or Restrictions:
Please no one below the age of 21. Attire: Palm Springs Chic. No pets. No professional photography. Location to be revealed at time of ticket purchase.

 

 

 

Purchase tickets by clicking link
on the date below or by visiting www.modernismweek.com

Friday, February 13  
6:00 PM - Midnight


Advance Tickets Only. $100 
Limited tickets available.