Blog Category: Architecture

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Honest Design

November 5th, 2010

Following my interview with Jason Wismar (see 10/15 post), a discussion about ‘honest’ design and architecture arose. I was first […]

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Jørn Utzon

November 3rd, 2010

The Danish master with the Australian chef-d’oeuvre

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Vhils

October 19th, 2010

Beauty is only skin deep – unless its in the layers.

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Koldinghus Castle

October 15th, 2010

Koldinghus Castle, located in east Juutland, has a long history full of modifications. The mid-thirteenth century Renaissance castle had its […]

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Poul Henningsen

October 13th, 2010

The man behind the legendary lamp and the influence you may not have known he had.

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Modernist Sacred Spaces Tour

October 1st, 2010

DOCOMOMO (DOcumentation and COnservation of buildings of the MOdern MOvement) is hosting a Modernist Sacred Spaces Tour on Saturday, October […]

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Alvar Aalto: Architecture, Modernity, and Geopolitics

September 29th, 2010

Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen provides a new and insightful look into the mind and architecture of Alvar Aalto. While being one of the most celebrated mid-century Modern architects, it seems little was known about his intent or inspiration until now.

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Villa Hermina

September 15th, 2010

A refreshing reminder that there is more than one way to live.

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The Scottish Parliament

September 11th, 2010

The home of Scottish history, politics, and contemporary architecture sits right outside my front door.

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DOCOMOMO Must-Reads

August 25th, 2010

A comprehensive list of books published in early 2010, traversing the regional, cultural, ecological, and historical significance of mid-century modern architecture and design.

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The Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza

August 19th, 2010

  Last Thursday, I tagged along to drop some friends off at the Albany Airport. Afterward, the remainder of our […]

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The Lustron House

August 11th, 2010

Advertised as “the house America has been waiting for,” the Lustron House is now a relic of a time that valued modernity and mass-production. Don’t miss the tour of the Lustrons on Nicollet Ave in S Mpls this month!

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