Page C1 . 13 September 2006       
ArchitectureWeek - Culture Department
NEWS   |   DESIGN   |   BUILDING   |   DESIGN TOOLS   |   ENVIRONMENT   |   CULTURE
< Prev Page Next Page >
 
CULTURE
 
  •  
  • How Botta Builds
     
  •  
  • House by Schindler

    [an error occurred while processing this directive]
    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]

    CULTURE THIS WEEK

    ArchWeek Image

    HOW BOTTA BUILDS

    Creating an edifice draws on an almost mystical process of imagining and materializing something from nothing, of developing original thought forms and manifesting them in the physical environment. Swiss-born Mario Botta provides a unique perspective on this creative process. He is best known in the United States for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and is considered one of the world's foremost architects for churches and museums.

    Continue...

    ArchWeek Image

    HOUSE BY SCHINDLER

    In his 1926 article, "Care of the Body," in the Los Angeles Times, Rudolf Schindler describes the house of the future: "Our rooms will descend close to the ground, and the garden will become an integral part of the house. The distinction between the indoors and the out-of-doors will disappear. The walls will be few, thin, and removable. All rooms will become parts of an organic unit instead of being small separate boxes with peep-holes."

    Continue...

    More Building Culture

    A Hilltop History — Washington University Record, 2006.0914

    'Very Crucial Neighborhoods' in Line for City Funding — Baltimore Business Journal, 2006.0913

    City Wins Hat-Trick in Building Awards — Belfast Telegraph, 2006.0912

    Expert Weighs In on Historic Preservation — Memphis Daily News, 2006.0912

    New Yestermorrow Design/ Build School Executive Director — Yestermorrow press release, 2006.0912

    5-Story 'Paradise' Meets the Wrecking Ball — Moscow Times, 2006.0912

    Spicing Up Downtown — Metropolis, 2006.0911

    No Houses Stand at Dunlealth — Greensboro News-Record, 2006.0911

    Back to the Drawing Board — Herald, 2006.0911

    Ground Zero, Freedom Tower Rises — Wired, 2006.0911

    Orlando Design-Build Firm Celebrates 80 Years of Work — Orlando Sentinel, 2006.0911

    The Sept. 11 Memorial: Still Unsettled — BusinessWeek, 2006.0911

    Broken Ground: The Hole in the City's Heart — International Herald Tribune, 2006.0911

    Vision Not Accomplished — The Slatin Report, 2006.0911

    The Pritzker Architecture Prize Adds Three New Jurors — Pritzker Prize press release, 2006.0911

    Ill-Conceived WTC Memorial Will Leave Visitors Cold — Opinion at Newhouse News Service, 2006.0910

    Barcelona’s Charming Blend of Old and New — INQ7.net, 2006.0910

    Norman Foster: Man of Steel — Independent Digital, 2006.0909

    City Park to Be Restored to Glory — BBC News, 2006.0909

    The Magical Sagrada Familia Enchants Visitors to Barcelona — Sur in English, 2006.0908

    Fuzzy, Fluffy Architecture That Wears Well — The Globe and Mail, 2006.0908

    Modernists' 'Utopia' Present — Yale Daily News, 2006.0908

    Rebuilding Sir Basil Spence's Battered Reputation — Scotsman Online, 2006.0908

    Under Construction — Moscow Times, 2006.0908

    Village Project Could Be Model for State — Hattiesburg American, 2006.0907

    Getty: An Artsy Hilltop Retreat — Pepperdine Grapic, 2006.0907

    Interior Design Lobby Wields Influence to Increase Regulation — Institute for Justice, 2006.0907

    Local Historic Preservation Projects Get Nod from State — Brookline Tab, 2006.0907

    South Africa Finds Its Own Sophisticated Architectural Style — M&C News, 2006.0907

    Architecture on a Shoestring — The Courier Mail, 2006.0907

    From Prussia With Love — Nashville Scene, 2006.0907

    Accommodating Spaces — Metropolis, 2006.0906

    UB Art Gallery Presents Druk White Lotus School — University at Buffalo Press Release, 2006.0906

    Neighbors Divided on Land Use — South Bend Tribune, 2006.0906

    Autodesk Sponsors US Architecture at Venice Biennale — Autodesk Press Release, 2006.0906

    Window Dressing — Sun Star, 2006.0906

    Sangsad Bhaban: Will It Open to Visitors? — The Daily Star, 2006.0906

    Dwell Marks Sixth Anniversary — InterestAlert, 2006.0905

    Red Tape Slows Katrina Clean-Up — MSNBC, 2006.0905

    Forget 40 Winks: 24 Hours of Rem — Metropolis, 2006.0905

    Building Towers Is One Thing, Burying Them Another — New York Times, 2006.0905

    Foster Focus of Gallery Exhibit — News @ UofT, 2006.0905

    The Cure for the "Ugly Home Syndrome" — Creative Homeowner Press Release, 2006.0905

    Hancock Tower Put Up for Sale — Boston Business Journal, 2006.0904

    Indonesia To Add Warning System — ENR, 2006.0904

    Bucharest - the City Where Anything Goes — The Bucharest Diplomat, 2006.0904

    Architect Helps Shape Major Indiana Projects — Louisville Courier-Journal, 2006.0904

    Zimmerman Group Celebrates Legacy of Design — Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, 2006.0904

    Architect Believes Time for Futuristic Cities is Now — Contra Costa Times, 2006.0904

    Double Vision — New York Times, 2006.0903

    The Long and Winding Road to Rebuilding Ground Zero — Turkish Press, 2006.0903

    Body Formed to Solve Traders’ Construction Problems — The International News, 2006.0903

    A Modest Modernist — Orlando Sentinel, 2006.0903

    Isfahan Proposed as Iran Cultural Capital — Tehran Times, 2006.0903

    In Chicago, Troubled Landmark Gets a Second Chance — Toronto Star, 2006.0903

    Santiago, Chile — New York Times, 2006.0903

    As Sharp as It Gets — Time, 2006.0903

    A Paris Mecca of Decorative Arts Begins Anew — International Herald Tribune, 2006.0903

    Scientists Baffled: How to Preserve 950-Year-Old Pagoda — People's Daily, 2006.0903

    The Tragic Tale of Louis Sullivan — Chicago Sun-Times, 2006.0903

    Structure Narrative — Express India, 2006.0903

    At Wright's Taliesin, Maybe the Walls Can Talk — Los Angeles Times, 2006.0903

    Chicago to Fete Architect Legend — Courier News, 2006.0902

    Chicago to Pay 6-Week Tribute to Architect — St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 2006.0902

    Museum Makes Art of Building Interest — Miami Herald, 2006.0902

    Alien Designs — Business Standard, 2006.0902

    Venice SuperBlog Launced: Live from Venice — Architecture Foundation press release, 2006.0901

    All 'Round Republic Square — Austin Chronicle, 2006.0901

    2006 National Marketing Communications Awards Announced — SMPS press release, 2006.0831

    Sale of the Century — The Slatin Report, 2006.0831

    Art, or Blight on Streetscape? — The Courier Mail, 2006.0831

    The Squeaky Wheel — ZweigWhite press release, 2006.0830

    Note: Pages will open in a new browser window
    External sites are not endorsed by ArchitectureWeek.

    Library : more Culture and History and Practice Articles

    Culture Last Week

    Culture Department Archive

    Special thanks to our Sustaining Subscribers.
     
    < Prev Page Next Page > Special thanks to our sustaining subscribers including offering Door Hardware and Promotional Gifts.

    Send this to a friend       Subscribe       Contribute       Media Kit       Privacy       Comments

    ARCHWEEK   |   GREAT BUILDINGS   |   DISCUSSION   |   NEW BOOKS   |   FREE 3D   |   SEARCH
    http://www.ArchWeek.com/culture.html
    © 2006 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved