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

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Benjamin Bladwin, Roger Ferri and Jonathan Warwick, Americana Hotel, Ballroom, Ft. Worth, Texas, 1981

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December 22, 2012
April 6, 2015 🙇🔮

“This was the architecture of logistics, the post capitalist crisis of over consumption, the continuous flow of unnecessary acquisitions. They liked it here."  Domesticated Mountain, opens at Gloria Maria Gallery Milan, April 17th 2012 Andreas Angelidakis

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The construction of Unite d'Habitation, Berlin, Germany (circa 1957). Le Corbusier was invited to design a structure for the Interbau site and he responded with his Unite d'Habitation design. Due to the scale of the building, an alternative site was found and the 17 storey block was constructed. It contains 627 flats. When completed it faced harsh criticism for the high number of flats within and the quality of finish.

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fuckyeahbrutalism: Ralston Purina Headquarters, St. Louis, Missouri, 1971 (Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum)

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nekocitron: Architects : Nieto SobejanoProject : San Telmo Museum ExtensionLocation : San Sebastian, Spain / Espagne

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November 1, 2015

Plan Comparison: Reims Cathedral, Labyrinth, Reims, France, Begun 1210 and Antonio Filarete, Church for Zagalia, Plan, 1455-1460

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procrete: Construction of the spillway dam at the Bonneville Dam, Oregon/ Washington, USA (circa 1936).

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new-brutalism: Keble College Extension 2, Oxford University,  Ahrends, Burton and Koralek, 1972-80 Photo: Simon Phipps

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September 21, 2017

Plan Comparison: Philip Johnson and John Burgee, International Place at Fort Hill Square, Boston, Massachusetts, 1983 and Plan of a Somolo House

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CHURCH OF THE HOLY SPIRIT - Urban Office Architecture The Church expresses the relationship between Man and Nature, as it connects the main worship space with its natural surroundings through a full height glass wall. Above the main Church area is a Gallery space, via which one can access the Sky Chapel, located at the top of the vertical Tower, with commanding views of the site and the sky.

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jonasgrossmann: linda connor’s prints from the archive of the lick observatory… 1895 @ creativephotography

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Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1966(Hugh Stubbins and Associates)

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Mander Centre, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, UK (circa 1969) Designed by James Roberts and completed in 1969, the complex consisted of an office tower and shopping centre. It won a Civic Trust Award in 1969.

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#architecture, #wolverhampton, #modernist, #modernism, #shopping_centre, #mall

luigi moretti - villa la saracena, santa marinella, italia, 1957 – fotos - photos emiliano zandri za², lorenzo zandri za²

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effettobeaubourg: PLANTA EMBOTELLADORA BACARDÍ, Tultitlán, Estado de México, Félix Candela, 1959-1971

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November 27, 2017

El próximo jueves día 30 de junio a las ocho de la noche, se presenta en la Embajada de la República Serbia (calle Velazquez 162. Madrid), el doble libro de Mudito & Co (Sd·edicions):La Ciudad y la Muerte de Bogdan Bogdanović y La Caja de Memoria de Bogdan Bogdanović de Ursa Komac y Pablo GuillénLa presentación irá a cargo de la Excma. Sra. Embajadora de la República Serbia, Jela Bacović; el traductor del libro La Ciudad y la Muerte, Aleksandar Ivančić y la coeditora de Mudito & Co, Ma...

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“Was I to believe him in earnest in his intention to penetrate to the centre of this massive globe? Had I been listening to the mad speculations of a lunatic, or to the scientific conclusions of a lofty genius? Where did truth stop? Where did error begin?”- Jules Verne, Journey to the Center of the Earth Drawing by Rick Gooding From the post Subterranea | Excavating spaces from the depths of the mind

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March 26, 2017
August 21, 2017
August 28, 2013

University Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England (circa 1967) Designed by Howell, Killick, Partridge & Amis, the university centre was designed to accommodate all members of the university. It is one of the earliest buildings in the UK to consciously aim to be completely accessible to wheelchair users. The central feature of the building is the two storey tall dining hall, around which the common rooms are arranged.

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#architecture, #cambridge_university, #modernist, #modernism, #brutalist