Philippe Glade documents the ingenious shelters built to withstand heat, wind and dust in the Black Rock Desert. The sweeping images capture everything from a Tetris-inspired sound stage to a Dome of Dough, built from 850 loaves of bread. wired.com: Behold Burning Man’s Awesome and Totally Bizarre Architecture
LOS ANGELES — The tallest building west of the Mississippi River opened its doors on Friday in once-stodgy downtown Los Angeles, which is sprouting a crop of new skyscrapers. Here are some things to know about the Wilshire Grand Center: HOW TALL IS TALL? The 73-story building has a
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Famous as it may be, the Chrysler Building holds many fascinating secrets. Here are 10 including what’s in the spire, the basement, a lost observatory, and more untappedcities.com: Top 10 Secrets of the Chrysler Building in NYC | Untapped Cities
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André Lurçat (August 27, 1894 – July 11, 1970) was a French modernist architect, landscape architect, furniture designer, city planner, and founding member of CIAM. He was active in the rebuilding in French cities after World War II. He was the brother of visual artist Jean Lurçat. – en.wikipedia.org/wiki/André_Lurçat
Frank Lloyd Wright’s celebrated architectural design – Fallingwater (Edgar J. Kaufmann house) – built partly over Bear Run waterfall in southwestern Pennsylvania. (1935-38) Frank Lloyd Wright’s Iconic Fallingwater House – Condé Nast Traveler Videos – The Scene
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