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April 23, 2013

Architecture Field Trip – Salk Institute for Biomedical Research

Salk Institute for Biomedical Research – 1966 La Jolla, California Louis I. Kahn “I separated the studies from the laboratory and placed them over gardens. The garden became outdoor spaces where one can talk. Now one need not spend all the time in the laboratories. When one knows what to do, there is only little read more


 

September 19, 2011

Architectural Field Trip – Farnsworth House

Architectural Field Trip Farnsworth House – 1951 Plano, Illinois Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Like I often do when I travel, I tacked a pilgrimage to Farnsworth House onto a family vacation. It was the setting of a short story I wrote last summer in which the house is a set piece for a conflict read more