“45% of 18-34 yr olds say they've made an effort to replace driving w/ alternatives.” Are you one of em? #TryTransit

“Architecture is for people, both those who live in the building and those who walk by and see it. Architecture is not for architects, although as a profession, they think it is.Architects are not artists with a blank canvas doing their own thing, where new and different is the ethos. Rather professionally they are temporary persons whose connection with the building exists in the short time ...” June 12th, 2014 by Beville “Buildings that imitate previous styles are everywhere - literally everywhere in the world. Victorian-era architects were masters of this, reappropriating and shamelessly copying architecture from throughout the Empire and throughout the ages. Greek and Roman revival architecture, famously found in all buildings of Washington, DC's capitol complex, are the pinnacle of the senseless reappropriation ...” June 12th, 2014 by Urban critic

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