Category Archives: Architecture

Radio + baseball = best nostalgia trigger ever

Reactions to In the Same Ballpark, episode 262 from 99% Invisible. When I was in graduate school, work around my thesis included the analysis of ballpark design from the formation of the game through the present day. The target for this deep analysis

Radio + baseball = best nostalgia trigger ever

Reactions to In the Same Ballpark, episode 262 from 99% Invisible. When I was in graduate school, work around my thesis included the analysis of ballpark design from the formation of the game through the present day. The target for this deep analysis

Salon, bibliothèque Chaptal

We’re fortunate to have a really fabulous neighborhood library. This is the main reading lounge just beyond the front desk. Stitched together with AutoStitch

Salon, bibliothèque Chaptal

We’re fortunate to have a really fabulous neighborhood library. This is the main reading lounge just beyond the front desk. Stitched together with AutoStitch

The Day That MoMA Died

Having recently seen an exhibit of folk art in Paris — in a very different kind of museum space — I must say that based on an impression given from images alone, I wonder if the American Folk Art Museum

The Day That MoMA Died

Having recently seen an exhibit of folk art in Paris — in a very different kind of museum space — I must say that based on an impression given from images alone, I wonder if the American Folk Art Museum

www.museumotel.com

The only question is when we will visit the Museumotel.

www.museumotel.com

The only question is when we will visit the Museumotel.

Upcoming

I usually don’t write about what I will be doing…an exception: where I will be on Tuesday, something I’ve thought about for about 30 years.

Upcoming

I usually don’t write about what I will be doing…an exception: where I will be on Tuesday, something I’ve thought about for about 30 years.

When designers get things wrong

Bad color processing makes the image look unreal. Unreal as it might seem, real it is. The image comes from a slide show of what in my Twitter stream was titled “Stunning homes in Washington”. Stunning is one word for

When designers get things wrong

Bad color processing makes the image look unreal. Unreal as it might seem, real it is. The image comes from a slide show of what in my Twitter stream was titled “Stunning homes in Washington”. Stunning is one word for

When an architect gets things mostly right

After dropping the Boy at his last day of vacation class, I headed down a street roughly in the direction of the métro — this is one of my pleasures in Paris — wandering until I hit something interesting. Or

When an architect gets things mostly right

After dropping the Boy at his last day of vacation class, I headed down a street roughly in the direction of the métro — this is one of my pleasures in Paris — wandering until I hit something interesting. Or