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    POSTCARD FROM UKRAINE

    Dear ArchitectureWeek,

    Heading eastward on my round-the-world bicycle tour, I passed through villages in southwest Ukraine. Here, the humble bus stop has been elevated to a position of civic pride and collective creative outlet. These colorful bus stops appear at regular intervals along the road and provide delight and orientation in the flat, open landscape.

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    JUVARRA IN TURIN

    The Duke of Savoy was in search of an architect to help him transform the city of Turin in the Italian Piedmont. The duke wanted his capital to be a modern, successful city of his Late Baroque period, that would show that the powerful House of Savoy stood at the forefront of world architecture.

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    METAPHORICAL DESIGN METHOD

    Every hospital architect strives to create a physical environment conducive to healing. But an elusive challenge in achieving that goal is understanding the innermost thoughts and feelings of the people who will occupy the hospital.

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    Smart Growth and Schools — Planetizen, 2003.1114

    NCARB to Revamp ARE Exam — AIArchitect, 2003.1114

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    A 16-Acre Memorial That'll Never Be — New York Times, 2003.1113

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