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    SCHOOLHOUSE MODERNISM

    During the second half of the 20th century, the Texan architecture firm of Caudill Rowlett Scott (CRS) grew impressively in size and influence. They became known as masters of modern practice and construction management. Their innovations in school design mirrored the firm's own evolution. Editor

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    POSTCARD FROM TURKESTAN

    Dear ArchitectureWeek,

    While in Kazakstan on my round-the-world bicycle tour, I visited the Hodja Ahmed Yasavi Mausoleum, one of the country's architectural gems. Surrounded by desert and low, rough, mud-brick buildings, the green tiled dome shimmers above the city of Turkestan.

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    IN SEARCH OF LOUIS KAHN

    Film review: My Architect by Nathaniel Kahn, 2003.

    "My Architect" is a tale of a son in search of his father and in search of the private Louis I. Kahn. The two-hour documentary takes us to various built works of the famous American architect, from the Richards Medical Center in Philadelphia to the Capital Complex in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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