22 February

1746 death of Guillaume Coustou
1791 death of Jose Esteve y Bonet

1807 death of John Carr
1827 birth of Pierre Chabat

architectural otherness
1999.02.22     3709e

apostasy is only half the story
2003.02.22 09:14     3784h 5043

Re: WTC question
2004.02.22 16:24     3784i

...Novel idea for real
2005.02.22 11:21     3786j 3953 3790b

Eutropia is a Syrian, you know
2005.02.22 14:20     8210n

Cubist ICM 002
2015.02.22     2436

Rem Koolhaas to deliver keynote on day 3 of AIA National Conference
2016.02.22 15:44     3313n 9006w


Cubist ICM 002 detail

2004.02.22 16:24
Re: WTC question
Is any architectural project ever "all said and done?"
For example, look at the 'development' of Independence Mall in Philadelphia. The mid-1940's to the mid-1960's is when this area was erased of what was there, and newly designed as a 'national park.' In the 1990s, the design of this park was deemed unsuccessful, if not outright bad. Since 1998, this area is under reconstruction. From my perspective, this ongoing metabolic (i.e., creative/destructive) pattern is a completely apt representation of what the USA is (design wise, at least) all about.

2005.02.22 11:21
[Rita Novel idea] for real
"In a Theater, Seeking Insights on Urban Planning"
Obviously, they don't know Le Corbusier is really staying at Cape May Point and busy writing "Promenade Architecturale" for the Horace Trumbauer Architecture Fan Club Convention.
Anyway, Happy Birthday Luis Buñuel and Happy Deathday Andy Warhol. They're still in Philadelphia since attending St. Catherine de Ricci's, Louis I. Kahn's and Albert C. Barnes' "The Bilocating Barnes Foundation" as presented on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway 13 February 2005. Besides, who can resist being around Dalí these daze?
Does anyone still remember "Acropolis" as presented early 1999 within schizophrenia + architectures? Well, it turns out that "Acropolis" (a group of experimental architectures poised on a hill) fits near perfectly on the future site of the Barnes Foundation along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Eutropia is presently getting a real kick out of reminding everyone that she is a Syrian!

2005.02.22 14:20
Eutropia is a Syrian, you know
So who is Eutropia?
The wife of Maximian
The stepmother of Theodora
The mother of Maxentius
The mother of Fausta
The stepmother-in-law of Constantius (the father of Constantine)
The mother-in-law of Constantine
The stepgrandmother of the six childern of Constantius and Theodora
The grandmother of the five childern of Constantine and Fausta
The best friend of Flavia Julia Helena Augusta
The person responsible for the building of the first Christian church at the Oak of Mamre
And there are even some recent discoveries.

11022201   Museum of Architecture with other museum plans   2245i06

15022201   Bldg 9596j @ GAUA 1100x550   2429i109
15022202   Bldg 9596k @ GAUA 1100x550   2429i110
15022203   Bldg 9596l @ GAUA 1100x550   2429i111
15022204   Bldg 9596m @ GAUA 1100x550   2429i112
15022205   Bldg 9596n @ GAUA 1100x550   2429i113
15022206   Bldg 9596o @ GAUA 1100x550   2429i114
15022207   District Q 2700x4600 q7400   2297i03

16022201   Mat Slab Blob Complex schematic plan work   2439i01

18022201   Villa à Garches plan model opaque work   2151i13   b

19022201   IQQ Philadelphia Versailles Palace/Park Whitemarsh Hall Chandigarh Capitl Complex GAUA base plans   2468i38

20022201   iq63.06 plans   2413i74
20022202   iq63.07 plans   2413i75
20022203   iq63.08 plans   2413i76
20022204   iq63.09 plans   2413i77
20022205   iq63.10 plans   2413i78
20022206   iq63.11 plans   2413i79
20022207   iq63.12 plans   2413i80
20022208   iq63.13 plans   2413i81
20022209   iq63.14 plans   2413i82
20022210   iq63.15 plans   2413i83
20022211   iq63.16 plans   2413i84

21022201   Casa Rotonda plans   224li01
21022202   Casa Rotonda model working data   224li02
21022203   Church of Light model opaque   226ai01
21022204   Ulm Stadhaus Exhibition & Assembly Building model opaque working data   225li01
21022205   Walt Disney Concert Hall model opaque working data   225ii02




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