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Richard Meier Introduction to the American Atlas of Architecture, A Meier building is a sensuous experience before it is anything else. It is an exploration of solid and void and light and texture, and an essay on composition.

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Barcelona’s first institution devoted entirely to twentieth-century art, this museum synthesizes the striking contemporaneity of its bold architecture and the rich medieval history of its context. Richard Meier’s work is honored here in a work featuring twenty-four of his masterworks, including the Smith House in Darien, Connecticut; the Douglas House, on the shores of Lake Michigan, and douglas house richard meier pdf download Museum for Decorative Arts in Frankfurt; among other well-known structures.

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Rather than compromise on the color, the Douglases found another lot, nearly unbuildable due to its steep slope.

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