gio ponti con pier luigi nervi e ture wennerholm - carlo maurilio lerici cutural institute, stockholm, sweden, 1952-58

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July 20, 2015 Sydney

loeilareaction: James Stirling, Andrew Melville Hall (1964-68), Drawing by Cameron McEwan  source : https://cameronmcewan.wordpress.com/2014/12/22/notes-on-andrew-melville-hall-as-a-transitional-work-in-the-architecture-of-james-stirling/

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Oh my goodness ! So beautiful … It is Le Grand Palais (Paris). via urbain + my-ear-trumpet + underthepyramids + my-ear-trumpet

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Junior School at the Hallfield Estate, Paddington, London (circa 1955). Designed by Drake & Lasdun in collaboration with engineers Ove Arup.

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1:1 reproduction of ‘The Angkor Wat’ (under construction) for the'Exposition Coloniale Internationale’ in Paris 1931.

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November 8, 2017

Interesting work from THEVERYMANY at the Architectural League Prize show, now up at Parsons. Saw lots of references to weaving, quilting, and other textile techniques across the prize-winning work.

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creativetopography: multi-uses |Public Seating in San Francisco, California by INTERSTICE Architects

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July 25, 2015
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August 24, 2017

metamuseum: George C. Blickensderfer, American, 1850-1917, Model 6 portable typewriter, c. 1906, aluminum, steel, copper, Manufactured by Blickensderfer Manufacturing Co., Stamford, Connecticut, The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota 98.276.279.1  When George C. Blickensderfer unveiled his Model 5 at the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893, it caught the imagination of Americans and Europeans alike with its ingeniously simple design. The world’s first truly portable typewriter, it...

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September 7, 2017

design-is-fine: Ludwig Kozma, book cover of Neuzeitliche Raumkunst / Modern interior design, 1930. Alexander Koch, Darmstadt. Via Antiquariat Rohlmann.

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June 28, 2017

unavidamoderna: Perspectivas del Palacio de los Deportes, Ciudad Deportiva de la Magdalena Mixhuca, México DF, 1966  Arqs. Félix Candela, Enrique Castañeda Tamborrel, y Antonio Peyri   Perspective drawings of the Palace of Sports, Sports City, Mexico City 1966

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