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Tiredness sets a natural limit to what a human being is prepared to walk daily, and this limit has taught man all through history the…
Modernist architecture and town planning is inimical to human beings… based on the Darwinian concept that evolution is open ended, that there must always be…
If a dictator takes up my ideas, the resulting town will survive the political system that commissioned it and stand as a social good. Besides,…
As long as artists arbitrarily assume the right to decide what is or is not art, it is logical that the public will just as…
A city can only be reconstructed in the form of urban quarters. A large or a small city can only be reorganized as a large…
You can’t have the finest buildings if they’re not in focus. They become like nice cars parked on the street.
Lots of English people say exactly the opposite of what they mean.
Horizontal and vertical sprawl… are the dinosaurs of an ending fossil-fuel age of synthetic culture.
I grew up in a small town that was absolutely a perfect embodiment of new urbanism.
You need a prince to make a town in an intellectual sense. Developers want to make money. If they cared about architecture, they’d become architects.…
Why should the Eisenhower memorial be over twice the size of WWII Memorial? Why should it be so vast as to comfortably house two Lincoln…
Surprisingly, the Eisenhower Memorial design contains almost none of the known Gehry-box of tricks. His giant etched chain-link curtain, first applied in 1979 to hide…
As is the case with all good things in life – love, good manners, language, cooking – personal creativity is required only rarely.
The problem was Le Corbusier was a genius and an enormous artist, but he tried to resolve problems to which there is no solution. So…
The Eisenhower Memorial competition and project have stirred a remarkable polemic, the center of which is not President Eisenhower or Washington, D.C. but Mr. Gehry…
I don’t build because I am an architect. I can make true architecture because I do not build.
Against expectations I was charmed by Gehry’s Edgemar development, which housed the Santa Monica Museum of Art, and positively awed by the Bilbao Guggenheim. That…
The more you densify a city, the more congestion will increase, however technology changes… cities so packed that they will no longer function… vertical sprawl.
The Luxembourg financial centre is based on several pillars, we are characterised by the breadth of our product range, we are an active participant in…
God understands more about the financial markets than many who write about them.
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