Category Archives: architecture

Re-Opening of Harvard Art Museums Speaks to Larger Trend

    This interesting article in the New York Times highlights the relationship between extensive arts facilties and the elite higher educational institutions who shepard their expansion.   Worth a look.

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Japanese architect Shigeru Ban Elevates Simple Materials, Wins 2014 Pritzker

This year’s  Pritzker Prize, arguably the world’s most prestigious architecture award, was awarded to Shigeru Ban.  The 57-year-old Japanese architect works almost entirely with simple, low cost materials like paper and cardboard, building symbols of hope in areas of the world impacted … Continue reading

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