hEadlines of the month --
- "Dutch Architect Wins Pritzker"
-- "... his restless mind, conceptual brilliance and ability to make a building sing," (J Carter Brown, the prize jury chairman, ap_00.04.17)
- "Winning contribution to intelligent future"
-- "... 'the ultimate coffee-table book for a generation raised on both MTV and Derrida' ..." (Geraldine O'Brien, smh_00.04.26)
- "Dutch maverick wins architectural award"
-- "Interesting in terms of resolving apparent contradictions," (Rem Koolhaas, in Bonnie Churchill, csm_00.04.20)
- "Rem Koolhaas, designer of IIT center, wins Pritzker"
-- " ... was singled out by the Pritzker jury for his inventive, contemporary use of space, color and perspective." (Lee Bey, cst_00.04.18)
- "Library architect earns Pritzker Prize"
-- "At 56, Koolhaas is young by architectural standards, just beginning ..." (Regina Hackett, spi_00.04.17)
- "Make a building sing -- Rem Koolhaas wins architecture's top award"
-- "... Koolhaas' observations and projects have prompted people to label him 'iconoclastic,' 'widely respected' and a prophet of a new modern architecture.'" (cnn_00.04.17)
- previous <<<< hEadhypes: ... et al;
f o u n t a i n heads / f i r s t hEads / d-hEads / divas /
h E a d f i r s t
- "No place like home for the Guggenheim "
-- "... already conceived as a spectacular cloud-like structure by the architect who designed Bilbao, Frank Gehry (smh_00.04.27) *** previous hEadlines
- "Design Is Only Tin Deep"
-- "... but to me it looks like a crumpled and discarded piece of aluminum foil or the remains of the Tin Man after he tripped over a pothole on the Yellow Brick Road" (Charles F Queenan, lat_00.04.29)
- "Planners Hope Hotel Creates Jolt in New York"
-- "Hoping to provoke more cutting-edge creativity in New York City, Cooper Union and Ian Schrager have chosen a team of innovative European architects for a new hotel and theater on Astor Place." (David W Dunlap, nyt_00.01.23)
- first-hEads ctd
M a x hEads / t a l k i n g h E a d s
- "An Architect's Moment of Reckoning Arrives"
-- "Eisenman has defined his position in theoretical, abstract and academic terms that defy comprehension by a general audience. The audience, in turn, has responded by wondering why it should care." (Herbert Muschamp, nyt_00.01.30)
- last hEadrooms:
+ 2e Prix
hairball hEads, hairball -envies -- other rock stars, sad sacks, cardiac cases, clowns
hEad--t o--hEad, at loggerheads
less is more
n o j.p.e.g. b u t t o n s , i m a g e m a p s , o r d a n c i n g g o a t s
m i e s ' g.i.f.s - l o o s ' c r i m e
let html be what html wants to be
u n s t a b l e - f o r m l e s s - d e c o r a t e d a l p h a b e t
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