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fuckyeahbrutalism: John M. Tobin Montessori School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1971 (Pietro Belluschi with Sasaki, Dawson & DeMay)

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nexttoparchitects: by @dan_guu YSOA Studio 1 Project 3: Proposal for Brooklyn Public Library Division Branch No.59. A cybernetic strip down of the library into essentials: stacks and reading rooms. The library takes the form of two silos whose centers are askew. Paired with large gantry systems and positioned on a low stage which is painted like a Manhattan zebra crosswalk

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October 23, 2017

Student Housing and Nursery for Paris  ( 75020 Paris-20E-Arrondissement, France ) - VIB Architecture |  Photographs: Cyrille Lallement

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Office block for the Motherwell Bridge and Engineering Company Ltd., Motherwell (circa January 1960). Designed by Keppie Henderson and Partners.

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unfoldingpavilion: FYB Housewares, ver. 2.1 (Bilderatlas) by Michael Abrahamson These days, the commoditization of an internet phenomenon follows a well-worn path: first come branded housewares, followed by a book (usually one suitable for browsing in short increments, like when seated on the toilet). From LOLcats to Modernist Estates, the story has been more or less the same, such that the process has now been automated by startups. Web services now regularly offer to turn blogs “into real pa...

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jeremymlange: whitney museum, 2010 from writing about architecture: mastering the language of buildings and cities by alexandra lange the book is out, super excited about this read alexandra’s essay and see a slideshow on places journal here Super super excited.

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Infill Development, Freiburg, Germany, 1973(Gerhard Assem, Architect, Hans Kollhoff, Project Designer)

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August 12, 2017
November 19, 2017

James B. Hunt Library on the campus of North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; Snohetta (2013).

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Robinson Building, Bristol, UK (circa 1965). Designed by John Collins and Colin Beales, the Robinson Building was the first high rise building to be constructed in the city and its unashamedly Modernist appearance caused much controversy for not responding its historically industrial environment. The 15 storey office block is constructed using a reinforced concrete form supported on an off-centre core and is faced with precast concrete units. An application to have the building statutorily liste...

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October 16, 2017

explore-blog: This is great – the elements of the Periodic table, personified as illustrated heroes by Japanese artist Bunpei Yorifuji.

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June 27, 2014 CrashPad (study)

H.Th. Wijdeveld. 15 Miles into the Earth, 1944. NAI Collection, WIJD 470 It cannot be denied that Wijdeveld’s attitude was experimental. Especially in the latter years of his life he concentrated on large-scale, utopian projects in which he was seeking for a new relationship between mankind, nature and culture. He situated this 1944 design for an international geological research centre in a shaft in the earth at a depth of 15 miles. Source: Collectie Nederlands Architectuurinstituut

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mrojo: VERNACULAR KNOWLEDGE AND LOW-ENERGY DEMANDING TECHNIQUES Project Development Marcos Garcia Rojo, AAR’10

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fractalized: Model of Kasbah housing, Hengelo, The Netherlands, 1974. Architect Piet Blom. NAi Collection, Rotterdam.

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Oststadt Hospital, Hanover, Germany (circa 1960). This is a view of the nurse’s accommodation and probationer’s home and teaching block. The 548 bed hospital was completed in 1959 and designed by Christian Vosberg. The 12 storey nurse’s and probationer’s block is the only part of the complex kept separate from the hospital.

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‘Restricted Areas / City where rocket engines were being produced in Soviet times’ by Danila Tkachenco.

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