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    QUIZ

    Quizzical Pursuit
    —The Architecture Puzzler

    Created by Dave Guadagni

     

    Architecture Puzzler #461

    What anisotropic construction material can have the following flaws: "crook," "cup," or "dote"?


     

    Question from Last Week:
    Architecture Puzzler #460

    The Piazza di Santo Spirito in Florence, Italy, is dominated at the north end by a church designed in 1435 and at the southeast by a large palazzo with teardrop-shaped keystones and an open loggia on the top floor. Who was the church architect and what is the name of the palazzo?  

    Answer to Puzzler #460


     

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    Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects

    Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2010, Dave Guadagni.

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    Jean Nouvel's Torre Agbar is clad in an isotropic (not anisotropic) material.
    Photo: Flickr user Alex

     
     
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