25 July

306 death of Constantius I
306 'coronation' of Emperor Constantine     82/0306

325 Nicene Creed

326 death of Helena (at Naples)
326 suicide of Fausta

1814 birth of Antoine Desjardins

new dexterity
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Vico and the Campo Marzio
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Timepiece of Humanity
1997.07.25     3784b

Piranesi, Duchamp and Mustard
2001.07.25 12:18     4004p 4010j

playing hooky
2001.07.25 16:09     3739c

2002.07.25 18:57     3728e

Verb: Featured Discussion
2007.07.25 17:49     5140c

Traditional/Classical Architecture- Part 2
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Charles Jencks - The Story of Post-Modernism: Five Decades of the Ironic, Iconic and Critical in Architecture
2013.07.25 08:29     3771h 3775t

Horace Trumbauer, Whitemarsh Hall (Wyndmoor, PA: under construction, 1917.07.25).

09072501 ICM Septa Julia Amphitheatrum Statilii Tauri scan plans
09072502 ICM Campus Agrippae scab plans

11072501 Governor's Palace , model (reduced by .9112)

12072501 Acadia National Park Headquarters building section scan (with plan)

2013.07.25 08:16
Traditional/Classical Architecture- Part 2
There's a very interesting relationship between the architecture of Strickland and Schinkel. For example, compare the (space-time) of the Neue Wache and the Second Bank of the United States. Did they know of each other's work? I have no idea, but the space-time similarities are sometimes uncanny. Did they just happen to have access to (and devour) the same books and 'magazines'?
Koolhaas/OMA has been steadily building upon the components of architecture's tradition of the last 100 years or so.
The more traditions stay the more they change the same?

2013.07.25 08:29
Charles Jencks - The Story of Post-Modernism: Five Decades of the Ironic, Iconic and Critical in Architecture
But 'the story' of Post-Modern architecture indeed comprises multiple narratives, conflicting viewpoints, and subaltern voices. From the very beginning Jencks described the language of Post-Modern architecture as schizophrenic, even.

2013.07.25 11:29
Traditional/Classical Architecture- Part 2
Personally, I would like a truly eclectic house...

...showing my love of all architectur[al education].




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