citizendesigner: ‘Curutchet House’ by Le Corbusier. La Plata, Argentina. 1953.

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May 17, 2017
March 13, 2017
February 6, 2017

“Superstudio 1966-1973: del mundo sin objetos a la malla universal" puede visitarse en la segunda planta de la Biblioteca de la ETSAM durante el mes de octubre. Más info, aquí.

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#superstudio, #utopia, #utopias, #avant_garde

February 9, 2017
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January 26, 2018

flashbackdandies: wandrlust: Sturges House, Frank Lloyd Wright, Brentwood, California, 1939 — Pedro E. Guerrero

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January 9, 2017 Mies van der Rohe
October 27, 2017

paavo: Flakturm Archives or the Panopticon in Reverse (via Dpr-barcelona) This project undertakes to design archives within one of the Flakturm, former Second World War anti-aircraft towers in the center of Vienna. The idea of constructing an archive within a bunker is not a neutral one. The defensiveness of this building allows, both symbolically and literally, to host and protect goods against the alteration of the externality —whether it is time or a more direct antagonism. Many civilization...

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developmentaesthetics: Manhattan Loft Gardens, Stratford. “42 storeys, 3 sky gardens, triple-height lobby, 248 lofts and apartments, design hotel, spa and swimming pool, rooftop restaurant.”

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March 2, 2017

p-dpa: MY MOM PHOTOCOPIED HER PHONE BECAUSE SHE DIDNT KNOW HOW TO SCREENSHOT, Justin Dimeck (2014) via Roberto Arista

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#publishing, #digital_art

January 7, 2016

Constructing a voluminous composition based on a correlation of mass and support at VKhUTEMAS, 1920s

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jonnodotcom: André Kertész The Lost Cloud, New York City 1937 (in André Kertész - Photographs @ Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin) A photograph that would make Hugh Ferriss proud. (I know I am supposed to be looking at the cloud, but I have a one-track mind.) PS. Did you know Kertész also shot interiors for shelter magazines? I have had a mental note to track those down for about five years.

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Factory in Shiga for Nihon Vilene Company, Moriyama, Shiga Prefecture, Japan, 1962(Ichiro Ebihara & Associates)

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b-a-c-u:Housing building, ul. Grabiszyńska, 133-35, Wrocław, Poland. Built betweem 1962-1967 Architect: Stefan Müller © BACU @_ba_cu #_ba_cu . . Add new sites: http://socialistmodernism.com/add-locations-visitors/ . . Map location: http://socialistmodernism.com/?id=177&lat=51.100169&lng=17.001287 . . Use the #SocialistModernism tag for the possibility to have your #SocHeritage shots featured. All information thus collected will be published on our website and included in an interactive m...

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