Friday, March 24, 2017

1471. Copenhagen. Vesterbro Passage at night















Dear Finn,

"There is always a point when one senses one's lack
of skill, the doubt" (Arne Jacobsen)

Best,
R

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

1470. Indiana Dunes State Park, Chesterton IN














Dear Elizabeth,

"-I'd like to know what Otto Wagner can do for you that
your father can't do!-. This was the way he invited me to
work with him" (My Father - John Lloyd Wright)

Sincerely,
R

Monday, March 20, 2017

1469. Railway Station, Johannesburg, South Africa















Querido Alex,

(...)
No mires nunca atrás,
vete despacio
y reza como yo
a San Cayetano,
que ni tú ni yo estamos
en disposición
de encontrarnos.

(Encuentro- Federico García Lorca)

Saludos,
R

Friday, March 17, 2017

1468. Stadtteilbibliothek Münster
















Dear Jan,

"In my opinion what is necessary is a wider cultural re-validation,
a new mythology of the physical, the material" (Peter Wilson)

Best,
R

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

1467. Venosta. Albergo Val Martello
















Dear Romina,

"The architect must imagine for each window a person at
the sill, for each door a person passing through" (Gio Ponti)

Best regards,
R

Monday, March 13, 2017

1466. La Maison du Peuple de Bruxelles















Dear David,

"What I prefer in the flower is the stem" (Victor Horta)

Warmest regards,
R

Friday, March 10, 2017

1465. Chain Houses (Ketjutalo), Tapiola, Finland















Estimado Timo,

Para Aulis Blomstedt estructura y proporción son los
elementos que subyacen en toda obra de arquitectura.

Saludos,
R

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

1464. Price Tower, Bartlesville, Oklahoma





















Dear Greg,

"Today is that tomorrow you thought about yesterday"
(American proverb)

Best,
R

Monday, March 6, 2017

1463. Motel Xenia, Paliouri, Chalkidikis, Greece
















Dear Aris,

"Wine and truth" (ancient Greek saying)

Much respect,
R

Friday, March 3, 2017

1462. Aalto Musiktheater Essen





















Dear Elissa,

"We should work for simple, good, undecorated things"
(Alvar Aalto)

Respectfully,
R

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

1461. A Coruña. Domus, Casa del Hombre















Querido Manuel,

"Los materiales son a la arquitectura lo que las palabras a
la literatura" (César Portela)

Saludos,
R