Harrison and Abramovitz
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Architects Wallace Harrison and Max Abramovitz, who worked independently in New York in a partnership lasting from from 1941 through 1976, designed some of America´s most famous buildings. Wallace Harrison and Max Abramovitz designed the CIA Headquarters at Langley, the U.S. consulate in Rio de Janeiro, the U.S. Embassy in Havana, the U.S. Steel Building in Pittsburgh, the Phoenix Mutual Headquarters in Hartford, the Urbana campus of the University of Illinois, the Time & Life Building in New York, the Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza in Albany, New York, the Temple Beth Zion in Buffalo, the Brandeis University campus, and the United Nations Headquarters (with Le Corbusier, Oscar Niemeyer, Sir Howard Robertson and others). Their buildings are clear, modernist and functional, yet with plenty of daring volumes and considered symbolism. The United Nations assembly hall, for instance, is a dramatic, large space illustrating the importance of the location, nearly like out of a sixties science fiction movie. The architecture duo, unlike some of the other architects they collaborated with, is hardly known. Yet their buildings have become modern landmarks - not so much because of their politically important function, but because of their iconic design.
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The gilded castle
The Heavy Palace
Reactive Space
Calatrava : Sculptures
PIXelated Cube
The Venice Pavillon
Collaborative City Planning
Dreaming of Skyscrapers
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Alessandro Mendini 1931-2019
Terror Architecture -18th Century Prisons
Kunio Makaewa
Digital Biology
Future City - Fashion, Food, Transport
The loft bar
Mechanical Suprematist
Immersive sketch
penccil: This was 2017
serpentine 2017
Green Architecture…. Is it blessing or curse!!
Franz Kline
Kenzo Tange
Organic Public
Design for Disaster
Shared Space
Memphis Posters
Food Architecture
Sky Walk
Microscopes of utopia
Brazil Modernism
Carlo Scarpa: Sketch and Work
The Bauhaus Revolution
In Orbit
Tom Ngo
Future Architecture
Superstudio, Superproduction, Superconsumption
Heartbeat, Heartseat
Swarm fabrication: Kokkugia / Roland Snooks
Spatial Clusters
Une Cité Industrielle by Tony Garnier
The Glass House
20th Century Italian Tables
Julius Shulman: Visual Drama
Robert Slezak
Bird´s Nest
Mimicry and Makeshift
Colliding Worlds
Jean-Jaques Lequeu
Jorge Zalszupin and L'Atelier
Amor Vacui
Small Buildings
Raymundo Colares
Bring the outside in: The houses of Joseph Eichler
Man. Kiki. Lee.
Air Luxe
Manufactured Landscapes
Sketching: Bellini, Castiglioni, Colombo, Mari, Magistretti, Munari, Ponti, Sottsass
Pierre Besson
Weaving spaces
Mass, space, plane and line
Radiofonografo RR126
Carlo Mollino: Tables and Chairs
Pascal Häusermann
Janine Abraham & Dirk Jan Rol
The contemporary condition
André Bloc - Sculptures Habitacles
Sadamitsu Neil Fujita
Roland Rainer
Harry Seidler
Ponte City
The 2015 best of penccil
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Abitazione IPES ad Appiano
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