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Ofunato Civic Center and Library: Location: 18-1 Shimotateshita, Sakari-cho…

Ofunato Civic Center and Library: Location: 18-1 Shimotateshita, Sakari-cho…

Phillips Exeter Academy Library: Location : Exeter, New Hampshire Architect : Louis Kahn Built : 1965 - 1972 A seemingly plain brick exterior hides one of the great works by Louis Kahn. The central atrium is reminiscent of Etienne-Louis Boullee (1785) drafted plans for a library with it's core created by a sort of concrete exoskeleton. At the very top, two enormous concrete crossbeams reflect and diffuse sunlight from thin clerestory windows, filling the atrium with a cool glow. The…

Embracing Brutalist Architecture

Phillips Exeter Academy Library: Location : Exeter, New Hampshire Architect : Louis Kahn Built : 1965 - 1972 A seemingly plain brick exterior hides one of the great works by Louis Kahn. The central atrium is reminiscent of Etienne-Louis Boullee (1785) drafted plans for a library with it's core created by a sort of concrete exoskeleton. At the very top, two enormous concrete crossbeams reflect and diffuse sunlight from thin clerestory windows, filling the atrium with a cool glow. The…

Click the image to visit the University at Buffalo Libraries catalog and learn more about the book, including library location information. #ublibraries #historical #fiction #Italy #WWII #occupation

Click the image to visit the University at Buffalo Libraries catalog and learn more about the book, including library location information. #ublibraries #historical #fiction #Italy #WWII #occupation

An icon of #Brutalism!! Located at the University of California San Diego, Geisel Library was designed by the American architect William Pereira, who was known for his love of science fiction and his unmistakable style of architecture, which helped define the look of mid-20th century America. Completed in 1970, the Brutalist #Modernist design originally intended as a spherical building with structure hidden inside was changed to reinforced concrete to save on construction and maintenance…

An icon of #Brutalism!! Located at the University of California San Diego, Geisel Library was designed by the American architect William Pereira, who was known for his love of science fiction and his unmistakable style of architecture, which helped define the look of mid-20th century America. Completed in 1970, the Brutalist #Modernist design originally intended as a spherical building with structure hidden inside was changed to reinforced concrete to save on construction and maintenance…

Geisel Library: Location : UC San Diego Campus Architect : William Pereira Built: 1968 - 1970  The Geisel Library was intended to be the cultural and social focal point of UC San Diego.The building is supported by sixteen external concrete trusses, which were originally designed to be inside, but were moved outside in order to increase useable space. This made quite the brutalist facade. The floors are stepped like a ziggurat and like temples of old, there is a mystery inside. The much…

Embracing Brutalist Architecture

Geisel Library: Location : UC San Diego Campus Architect : William Pereira Built: 1968 - 1970 The Geisel Library was intended to be the cultural and social focal point of UC San Diego.The building is supported by sixteen external concrete trusses, which were originally designed to be inside, but were moved outside in order to increase useable space. This made quite the brutalist facade. The floors are stepped like a ziggurat and like temples of old, there is a mystery inside. The much…

Click the image to visit the University at Buffalo Libraries catalog and learn more about the book, including library location information. #mystery #thriller #BuffaloNY

Click the image to visit the University at Buffalo Libraries catalog and learn more about the book, including library location information. #mystery #thriller #BuffaloNY

It's certainly quiet right now in the Course Reserves section of #RobartsLibrary! Lots of large windows and great light. Course Reserves is located on the fourth floor of Robarts. The entrance is to the left of the Reference area door. Course reserve items are available for short term loan so that everyone in a class can have access to it. If you have any questions or need to borrow a course reserve item you can ask for assistance at the Course Reserve and Current Periodicals desk…

It's certainly quiet right now in the Course Reserves section of #RobartsLibrary! Lots of large windows and great light. Course Reserves is located on the fourth floor of Robarts. The entrance is to the left of the Reference area door. Course reserve items are available for short term loan so that everyone in a class can have access to it. If you have any questions or need to borrow a course reserve item you can ask for assistance at the Course Reserve and Current Periodicals desk…

Geisel Library in UC San Diego supported by sixteen external concrete trusses, originally designed to be inside but were moved outside in order to increase useable space.

Embracing Brutalist Architecture

Geisel Library in UC San Diego supported by sixteen external concrete trusses, originally designed to be inside but were moved outside in order to increase useable space.

Another barbican shot. - - - #london #londononly #london_only #ig_london…

Another barbican shot. - - - #london #londononly #london_only #ig_london…

arkitekcher:    Geisel Library at UCSD Campus (La Jolla) | William Pereira  Location: San Diego, USA

arkitekcher: Geisel Library at UCSD Campus (La Jolla) | William Pereira Location: San Diego, USA

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