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 Clarence H. Johnston is Minnesota’s most unknown, and yet well-known, architect. You’ve been in his buildings ... you just didn’t know it. Using never before seen archival letters, family photos, and original blueprints, we are immersed in Minnesota’s own Gilded Age. Gracious Spaces: Clarence H. Johnston, Minnesota Architect takes viewers inside the places that built an architectural career for one man and designed a way of living for others.

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Clarence Johnston was one of Minnesota's most prolific Gilded Age architects, and Gracious Spaces: Clarence H. Johnston, Minnesota Architect explores how his aesthetic legacy shaped the state. Check out the film's official trailer below, along with three theme galleries: wide-angle shots, close-up detail and a sampling of his houses in the Summit Avenue area.

Johnston Photo Gallery: Wide-angle

Johnston Photo Gallery: Close-ups

Johnston Photo Gallery: Summit Avenue

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To learn about the events and activities of the Clarence Johnston Society in Minnesota, contact Bob Muschewske at rmuschewske@comcast.net.



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