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Architecture Design and Building in Eugene, Oregon, USA

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MAYNE COURTHOUSE

The new Federal Courthouse in Eugene, Oregon by Thom Mayne and his Los Angeles firm Morphosis, is in some ways an outstanding building for this small city. Mayne certainly delivers a strong dose of visual excitement. The depth of art in this architecture is more open to question. — Published 2007.0103

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POSTCARD FROM EUGENE, OREGON

Dear ArchitectureWeek,

The Chapel of Second Chances is an open-air structure intended for second-wedding ceremonies and the renewal of vows. Designed and built by my architecture students at the University of Oregon in Eugene, it illustrates the design potential of reused materials. Besides recycled romance, it will shelter workshops and other educational events. — Published 2004.0421

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CELEBRATING, RAIN AND SHINE

The house called Rainwater is a complex composition of four simple volumes residence, guest house, office, garage each capped with a planar steel roof rakishly tilted to channel water down to a single cantilevered corner. — Published 2001.0110

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