Page D1 . 30 August 2000       
ArchitectureWeek - Design Department
NEWS   |   DESIGN   |   BUILDING   |   DESIGN TOOLS   |   BUILDING CULTURE
DESIGN
 
  •  
  • Mockbee Southern Genius
     
  •  
  • A Master Architect of the Pacific Northwest
     
  •  
  • Big Ideas Behind Not So Big Houses

     
    AND MORE
      Current Contents
      Blog Center
      Download Center
      New Products
      Products Guide
      Classic Home
      Architecture Forum
      Architects Directory
      Topics Library
      Complete Archive
      Web Directory
      About ArchWeek
      Search
      Subscribe & Contribute
      Free Newsletters
       

     
    QUIZ
     
    NEXT WEEK
    [an error occurred while processing this directive]

    DESIGN THIS WEEK

    ArchWeek Photo

    MOCKBEE SOUTHERN GENIUS

    Earlier this summer, Alabama architect Samuel Mockbee picked up the phone and found out he was a genius. Not just a genius, mind you. But one of only three in the entire profession.

    Continue...

    ArchWeek Photo

    A MASTER ARCHITECT OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST

    Editor's note: Roland Terry has been one of Seattle, Washington's most beloved architects for nearly 50 years. He was a practitioner of the "Northwest Style," along with Pietro Belluschi and John Yeon. The following is an excerpt from a recently published retrospective of his work, based on interviews with Terry's contemporaries.

    Continue...

    ArchWeek Photo

    BIG IDEAS BEHIND NOT SO BIG HOUSES

    When someone buys a Mercedes Benz or Jaguar, they look for quality, comfort, and detail. Size has nothing to do with the appeal of these cars. If you wanted nothing but space, you could buy a truck. Why is it, then, that some people feel compelled to buy huge houses with empty, cathedral-like spaces that offer few comforts of home?

    Continue...

    More Architecture and Design

    How to make capital out of a liquid asset &151; The Independent (UK), 2000.0828

     
    < Prev Page Next Page > Send this to a friend       Subscribe       Contribute       Advertise       Privacy       Comments
    GREAT BUILDINGS   |   DISCUSSION   |   SCRAPBOOK   |   COMMUNITY   |   BOOKS   |   FREE 3D   |   ARTIFICE   |   SEARCH
    http://www.ArchWeek.com/design.html
    © 2000 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved