30 July

1529 will of Guillaume de Marcillat

1761 death of Francisco Vergara (II)

dom-ino and other paradigm buildings
1997.07.30     2140 2198 2216 2219 3713b

BIA outline
1997.07.30     3716b 3784c 4412 4413

Piranesi's imagination
1997.07.30     3716b 3784c 9000b

Ottopia - continued development
1999.07.30     3777 5999h

Some[what] Incompletely Louis I. Kahn
2002.07.30     2209 2210 3716f 3787c 4401c

A Sketch of London
2006.07.30 12:27     3336q 3749l 3773g
2006.07.30 14:21     3336q

The Odds of Atlantic City
2006.07.30

Duchamp to direct THE LUCKY BUMS
2007.07.30 10:02     3335c
2007.07.30 10:43     3335b

Necessary architecture books
2007.07.30 19:16     3335b 3773g 3794c 3899g
2007.07.30 22:20     3204j 3335b 3794c 3899g

Next Architect of the Capitol NOT an Architect?!
2007.07.30 20:57     3204j 3335b 5140c
2007.07.30 21:35     3204j 3335b

Is CAD killing this profession?
2007.07.30 23:51     3204j 3335b

Rant Magazine... "Artist"/Designer? submittals
2009.07.30 08:06     3332j 3770z 3773i 3794d

Archinect hates Architecture
2009.07.30 12:26     3332j

selfportraits + architects?
2012.07.30 11:30     3330l

Is there a good reason for using curves?
2012.07.30 12:22     3330l 3749v 3773k

Learning from Learning from Las Vegas (again)
2013.07.30 10:29     3316e 3743o 3824 3899d 4015n 4016w

30 July
2013.07.30 14:15     3304g 3745w 3749x 3771h 3773m

Art college professor suggests makeover for brutalist Boston City Hall
2015.07.30 08:43     3311n
2015.07.30 11:02     3311n
2015.07.30 13:11     3311n
2015.07.30 17:06     3312
2015.07.30 17:48     3312

26 July
2015.07.30 16:45     3311o 3312 3710p


HASSELL OMA   New Museum for Western Australia   Perth



2006.07.30 12:27
A Sketch of London
Just keep in mind, the older you get, the more future you've actually seen.


The Odds of Atlantic City 001



The Odds of Atlantic City 003

2007.07.30 19:16
Necessary architecture books
worth holding your breath for....
Towards a Squeezed-Out Architecture
Heavy Volume Everywhere
The Architect Came Twice
(in foreign tongue)
One Size Fits All


2007.07.30 22:20
Necessary architecture books
a must for all clients:
Does Your Architect Wear Boxers or Blobs?


2009.07.30 08:06
Rant Magazine... "Artist"/Designer? submittals
Exponential Potential Architecture
1. Architecture plus Weaponization
2. Architecture minus Weaponization
3. Architecture times Weaponization
4. Architecture divided by Weaponization
5. Architecture greater than Weaponization
6. Architecture less than Weaponization
7. Architecture to the power of Weaponization
8. the Weaponization root of Architecture


11073001 Stockholm Public Library elevation   2144i02


12073001 Acadia National Park Headquarters Building model   2204i04


2012.07.30 12:22
Is there a good reason for using curves?
A few questions:
How exactly are we so sure that curves mimic nature's process?
What exactly is the good reason for architectural design to mimic nature's (so-called) process via the use of curves?
What exactly makes an architectural design that mimics nature's (so-called) process via the use of curves ethical?
Does the use of curves in architectural design somehow reduce or prevent (all) architecture's (inevitable) entropy?
Or will we find out that the use of curves in architectural design will speed-up said architecture's entropy?

2013.07.30 14:15
30 July
Finished reading Log 28 this morning--been reading it since last Thursday. Also been thinking of starting a thread about it--Stocktaking 2013. In any case, there are many passages worth remembering and even discussing. For example (and off the top of my head), Kipnis saying very similar things vis--vis (a comparing of) Gehry and Schinkel; PVA lamenting 'destruction' via tweets, Lynn now working in 'isolation', Diller meeting a non-architect that took Venturi's history class and said it was the best course he ever took; AZP's personal CAD history; what Whiting described as 'evil'; etc. There's also the almost invisible veil of fear that postmodernism may not be dead.


16073001   HASSELL OMA   New Museum for Western Australia   Perth


18073001 Working Title Museum 005 site plan PanPara register model   2324i26
18073002 Weiss House plan done elevations sections working data   216hi02
18073003 Louis Kahn architecture plans IQ30 Weiss House Yale Art Gallery Fruchter House De Vore House Adler House City Tower Trenton Jewish Community Center Day Camp Trenton Jewish Community Center Bathhouse Alfred Newton Richards Medical Research Building and Biology Building Goldenberg House Salk Institute for Biological Studies Erdman Hall Fisher House Levy Memorial Playground Mikveh Israel Synagogue Sher-e-Banglanagar Dacca Parliament Building of West Pakistan Dominican Motherhouse of the Sisters of St. Catherine de Ricci Phillis Exeter Library Kimbell Art Museum Hurva Synagague   216hi03
18073004 Sher-e-Banglanagar plans working data   220di02


19073001 diptyck plans working data   2480i50



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