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The New Yorker
The Architect Who Became a Diamondthem in Mexico, which blend vernacular hacienda elements with modernist influen
The Architect Who Became a Diamond
The New Yorker / Posted 4 hours ago
them in Mexico, which blend vernacular hacienda elements with modernist influences from Europe and America. The architect Louis Kahn called him “completely remarkable” and praised the home that Barragán designed for himself in Mexico City as “not... Read more
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Philly.com
Good Eye: A new glass lobby keeps senior-citizen-housing tower youngis the work of Oscar Stonorov, an important Philadelphia modernist who collabor
Good Eye: A new glass lobby keeps senior-citizen-housing tower young
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
is the work of Oscar Stonorov, an important Philadelphia modernist who collaborated with the likes of George Howe and Louis Kahn, and was a devoted follower of Le Corbusier. He completed the 18-story residence for low-income seniors in 1966,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Barack's place: Obama Foundation names architects for presidential librarycraftsmanship with an absolute control of light and volume that has left them a
Barack's place: Obama Foundation names architects for presidential library
Dallas Morning News / Posted 24 days ago
craftsmanship with an absolute control of light and volume that has left them as the presumptive heirs to the tradition of Louis Kahn. They are also not unfamiliar to controversy. Their Barnes Museum was subject to years of debate, not so much for... Read more
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Philly.com
Optical illusion makes architect Bjarke Ingels' new Navy Yard building mesmerizingRose interview. Ingels is a regular on the TED-talk circuit, and was in Philade
Optical illusion makes architect Bjarke Ingels' new Navy Yard building mesmerizing
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
Rose interview. Ingels is a regular on the TED-talk circuit, and was in Philadelphia last month to give the prestigious Louis Kahn lecture. Part of Ingels' appeal is his ability to bring irreverence and fun to architecture, similar to what Ikea... Read more

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