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Monday, June 13 2011

The Changing Nature of the Nature of Art

As artists have become less concerned with telling stories and more concerned with creating emotional connections and mimicking experiences, art has shifted from creating beauty to expressing the heady nature of 'truth'.


Thursday, March 10 2011

‘The Secret Lives of Buildings’ & the Oft Egotistical & Obsessive People Behind Them

Edward Hollis is a stylistic illusionist, adopting a variety of voices and storytelling modes as he weaves his tales of dreams, ambitions, follies, and ruins.


Tuesday, September 21 2010

Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect

The opening argument in the film is that the “Rem Koolhaas” the viewer knows, the singular genius of media accounts, especially in America, is a convenient signifier that masks another “Rem Koolhaas”, one who is not singular, but plural, a walking composition of influences, ideas, theories and collaborations.


Wednesday, May 19 2010

Buckminster Fuller’s World: Emancipation by Design

The World of Buckminster Fuller shows its subject as inspired by both nature and humanity, and as having a public interested in ideas, unvarnished.


Wednesday, May 20 2009

Becoming Bucky Fuller by Loretta Lorance, R. Buckminster Fuller

This post-millennium rediscovery examines Fuller anew, seeking help with our most dire ecological and economic challenges within his philosophy of sustainability and technological balance.


Thursday, April 16 2009

The Grid Book by Hannah G. Higgins

This is a meditation on media, representation and technology, and makes for a deeply textured and luxurious reading experience.


Wednesday, December 19 2007

Brazilian architect Niemeyer marks 100 years


Wednesday, October 17 2007

A decorating dilemma at Guggenheim Museum


Monday, July 23 2007

Masterpieces of modern architecture face the wrecking ball


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