Less than Life Without Buildings, but more than @lifesansbldgs.
A drawing of Marcel Breuer’s design for an FDR memorial in DC.

A drawing of Marcel Breuer’s design for an FDR memorial in DC.

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Marcel Breuer’s design for an FDR memorial in DC called for 73-ft-high (!) pinwheeling granite slabs around a hovering cube of black granite engraved with FDR’s face, and speakers quietly replaying his most memorable speeches.

Marcel Breuer’s design for an FDR memorial in DC called for 73-ft-high (!) pinwheeling granite slabs around a hovering cube of black granite engraved with FDR’s face, and speakers quietly replaying his most memorable speeches.

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Progress, everybody.

Progress, everybody.

— 2 weeks ago
Saw a surprising number of works referencing Mondrian’s Broadway Boogie-Woogie at the Armory Show.  (at The Armory Show)

Saw a surprising number of works referencing Mondrian’s Broadway Boogie-Woogie at the Armory Show. (at The Armory Show)

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A candid shot of Paul Rudolph looking amused at the efforts of his students. This was taken in 1962 when the #Yale School of #Architecture was in Louis Kahn’s art gallery extension. Original photo by Elliot Erwitt.

A candid shot of Paul Rudolph looking amused at the efforts of his students. This was taken in 1962 when the #Yale School of #Architecture was in Louis Kahn’s art gallery extension. Original photo by Elliot Erwitt.

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#architecture  #yale 
"My characters aren’t losers. They’re rebels. They win by their refusal to play by everyone else’s rules."

Harold Ramis

Today, we mourn of the loss of Harold Ramis, one of the most influential comedy directors of all time

(via tribecafilm)

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Someone had to say it.

Someone had to say it.

(Source: peepingbird, via writersbloqinc)

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Forget #brutalism. This conceptual model by John Johansen is #gentleism in its purest form.  Or maybe #softism. #Tenderism?

Forget #brutalism. This conceptual model by John Johansen is #gentleism in its purest form. Or maybe #softism. #Tenderism?

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#gentleism  #softism  #brutalism  #tenderism 
"He who lives by the style, dies by the style."

"He who lives by the style, dies by the style."

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