Page C1 . 22 February 2012       
ArchitectureWeek - Culture Department
< Prev Page Next Page >
 



 
QUIZ
 
NEXT WEEK


CULTURE THIS WEEK

Article Image

CINCINNATI STUDENT CENTER BY MOORE RUBLE YUDELL

As architects, we generally consider how a building meets the ground — in essence, we design a base that holds the building in place. But we seldom have to design this base while traversing a change in grade some 50 feet (15 meters) along nearly 500 feet (150 meters) of a building's length.

Continue...

More Building Culture

Article Image

CREATING THE KENNEDY CENTER

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts was problematic for the office of architect Edward Durell Stone. At the project's inception as the National Cultural Center, Washington, D.C., had lacked a venue for performing arts commensurate with the city's role in the life of the nation and the world.      (Published 2012.0208)

Continue...

Article Image

KENNEDY CENTER GALLERY

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts by Edward Durell Stone is a major architectural and cultural landmark on the banks of the Potomac in Washington, D.C., as well as a white marble living memorial to the Camelot President.      (Published 2012.0208)

Continue...

Building Culture Around the Web

Library : more Culture and History and Practice Articles

Culture Last Week

Culture Department Archive

 
< Prev Page Next Page > Send this to a friend       Subscribe       Contribute       Media Kit       Privacy       Comments
ARCHWEEK  |  GREAT BUILDINGS  |  ARCHIPLANET  |  DISCUSSION  |  BOOKS  |  BLOGS  |  SEARCH
http://www.ArchWeek.com/culture.html
© 2012 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved