Sol LeWitt, Splotch (at Athens Paintball Village)

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fuckyeahbrutalism: William W. Backus Hospital, Norwich, Connecticut, 1960s (Perkins + Will Partnership)

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archiveofaffinities: Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill, Union Carbide Building, New York, New York, 1963

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design-is-fine: DADA, 1e Année, Numéro 3. Published by Francis Picabia. Barcelona, Galeries Dalmau, 1917. Nosbüsch & Stucke

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ARCHITECTURAL DELIVERIES From Left to Right: Nils Ole Lund, First the Building Then The Site, 1982 / Christo, 42,390 Cubic Feet Package, 1966 Buckminster Fuller, Air Deliverable Theater 140-Foot Diameter, Ford Motor Company, Detroit, Michigan / A Sikorsky Skycrane Making an Aerial Delivery of a Prefabricated Box House by Utility Services Inc., 1967

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Architectural model of the Standard Bank Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa (circa 1966) Designed by HPP Architects, the 139m tall offices of the Standard Bank of South Africa are divided into three sets of 10 floors which are suspended from pre-stressed concrete cantilevered beams, creating a generous plaza at ground level. It was completed in 1970.

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archatlas: Unveiled Michael Ryan Charters + Ranjit John Korah Winner of the ChiDesign Competition  (part of the Chicago Architecture Biennial) Charters and Korah proposed what could casually be summarized as a terracotta framework over a multi-story crystalline form of wooden vaults, but is actually something much more complex. Unveiled proposes a new type of building for Chicago’s storied skyline; it celebrates novel building technologies that allow for inventive architectural opportunities,...

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October 24, 2016 Emma Watson

mythologyofblue: Joseph Beuys, Untitled, 1970 “In the foreground is ‘The Pack’, a group of twenty-four sledges. Each one has its own survival kit including fat for sustenance, felt for warmth, and a torch for navigation.” [what is necessary for survival + books]

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June 7, 2017 Wardian Case.

Charles Morris Hall, University of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, 1963-66(Chamberlin, Powell & Bon)

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December 2, 2015 Pierre Zoelly

Rebecca Belmore, From inside, 2017. After gazing at the Parthenon for a hundred days in Athens, is now on its way to Kassel. Photo: Mira Starke.

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December 22, 2012

watershedplus: The Los Angeles Aqueduct Cascades in Sylmar, California. The aqueducts bring water 223 miles from the Owens River in the eastern Sierra Nevada mountains, and 137 miles from the Haiwee Reservoir, and are a major source of water for Los Angeles. From herePicture: Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

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NewYork tower museum competition | a monument for inmigration in NYArquitectum magazine 2007 More info: Luis Callejas

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pogphotoarchives: Walpi Pueblo, Hopi, ArizonaPhotographer: Edward S. CurtisDate: 1925?Negative Number 161439

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subtilitas: Cannatà e Fernandes - Landscape Laboratory, Guimarães 2012. Photos © Luis Ferreira Alves.

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acidadebranca: 1961-1962 | Le Corbusier  Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States 

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