2 June

paint-chip plan at usr/museum
1996.06.02     2252 2266 3120z 3123m 3123n 3730

contiguous elements
1996.06.02     2632 2745 2905

Hadrian, Plotina, and Paulina Domitia, etc.
1998.06.02     2543 2566 2567 2706 2749 2905 2908 2922 2931 2965 3009 3016 3051 3084 3102 4711c 5027

notes on Imperials

Re: Mystery Art Book
2004.06.02 10:45     5800e

Re: the Edifice Complex
2005.06.02 17:59     3247b 4102 4125

Kubrick, 2001 & 9-11
2005.06.02 13:15     3208c 3715b 3770k

2 June
2014.06.02 18:47     3308v mp6609

“Technology is a cruel tool" -Peter Eisenman
2016.06.02 10:37     3314g


2005.06.02 17:59
Re: the Edifice Complex
Maybe one aspect of the problem is that "creative context" is not just necessarily geographically based, meaning, an artist's context does not just necessarily mean the location within which the artists creates. Just because Gehry was in contact with other artists at Venice Beach, does that automatically mean that the work of these artists influenced Gehry's architecture? Again, not necessarily.
I do think creative context is at least often enough chronologically based. What else was going on around the world 1962-78? For example, what were the Progressive Architecture Design Awards like during those years?
I know I've seen working drawings of the chain link fence at Venturi & Rauch's Guild House (1960-66). Were these drawings published where other architects could see them back then? The earliest use of chain link fence by Gehry (that I can find) is at Santa Monica Place (1972-74). Interestingly, the big sign of Santa Monica Place evokes the Venturi & Rauch 1000 Oaks Civic Center competition design (1969) which was (at least) published in Learning from Las Vegas (1972). I wonder if any of these architects know that Karl F. Schinkel designed at Schloss Glienicke, Berlin (c. 1830?) what may be the first chain link fence ever.

2005.06.02 13:15
Kubrick, 2001 & 9-11
So the Lunar Monolith reenacts a Miesian slab and God as well?
I wonder how differently humanity would be thinking about architecture these days if the Great Pyramid was still like brand new. Blinded by the light, maybe?

09060201 IQ08 Berlin, Wave Lustgarten model
09060202 IQ08 Offices for the Neue Packhof model
09060203 IQ08 Wallraf-Richartz Museum model

11060201 Eclectic Houses with domestic elevations

2014.06.02 18:47
2 June
Lotus International 22
GA Document 7
El Croqius 67




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