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Angles & light...

“The cosmetic is cosmic.” Remmert Lucas Koolhaas, a Dutch architect, architectural theorist.

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GREEN ARCHITECTURE ENVY: TIMBER TOWER TORONTO

Architects love sharp lines and modern design. They like crisp edges and clean slates. However, their admiration for geometric –esque buildings doesn’t mean that they don’t appreciate the softer, more lively things. 600 more words

STOP AT THE OCTAGON MUSEUM FOR A TASTE OF LOCAL HISTORY

You may have walked right by the Octagon Museum without even noticing it on your way to sexier D.C. historic spots, like the White House or DAR Constitution Hall. 711 more words

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THE UGLIEST BUILDINGS IN THE WORLD

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but ugly is universal.  Is that a saying?  That should be a saying.  It’s true when it comes to buildings, anyway.  743 more words

FRANKLIN SCHNEIDER