Posts Tagged ‘Architecture’

April 25th, 2022 - 11:04 pm § in Business, Misc.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Amazon’s HQ2 in Virginia

The plans, unveiled a year ago, were approved by the county board of Arlington, Virginia, on Saturday, April 23, 2022. Read story here. The 350-ft. tall office tower (by comparison, Seattle’s Space Needle is 550 ft.) will feature an exterior “mountain hiking trail” open to the publ[...]

August 2nd, 2019 - 1:14 am § in Misc.

Great Art


December 15th, 2018 - 10:06 pm § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: is this real or Escher?


January 16th, 2018 - 12:45 am § in Misc.

Why Does Architecture Work? Is it Our Brains?

This Is Your Brain on Architecture A new book explores the neuroscience of architecture, finding that many buildings and urban spaces fail the people who use them. CITYLAB.COM[...]

November 5th, 2017 - 11:12 am § in Misc.



October 17th, 2017 - 12:59 am § in America

Sculptor Sacha Sosno Proposes Design For Trump Memorial On The Mall

France’s new President, French far-right leader Marine Le Pen announces a “New Liberty” statue as a gift to honor America’s President Trump The massive sculpture would house Mr. Trump’s writings and artifacts honoring his rise to power.  Born in Marseilles in 1937, Sac[...]

March 4th, 2017 - 9:35 am § in Misc.



January 23rd, 2017 - 1:00 pm § in Misc.

Airport of the Future

The TWA terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport sits abandoned, a perfect time capsule of aviation's golden era. We grabbed our cameras and explored this relic from flight's greatest days. Posted by Great Big Story on Wednesday, December 2, 2015[...]

June 8th, 2016 - 11:22 am § in Misc., UW

UW vs Seattle: UW to Destroy a Seattle Landmark

 IN THE SHADOW OF THE FIGHT OVER KPLU A few months ago the UW decided to buy out KPLU, a  popular radio station that competed with the UW’s named station, KUOW. A public outrage stopped the buyout and rescued KPLU. Next week the UW will send backhoes and bulldozers to tear down a historic b[...]

February 24th, 2016 - 8:25 am § in Misc., UW

Dr. Phage on New Buildings on UW Campus

  “blocks all your natural light and creates offices less than 10 yards away with windows looking directly into your office”    I sympathize with the complaint that a proposed new building “blocks all your natural light and creates offices less than 10 yards away with windows l[...]