Architectural Tabloid -- A chronicle of architecture's devastating footnotes, appalling statistics, and delicious tidbits.

( Y E S T E R D A Y )

--   g e n - p r e s s   d i s p a t c h e s   --

Washington DC
Brandenburg Gate
Pudong Shanghai
Medina Seattle
Las Vegas
Kuala Lumpur

  • " 'Bostonitis' affects the Turnpike skyscraper"
    -- "In Boston, stable can mean stale, as in debates about development projects." (Martin F Nolan, bg_99.12.15)
  • "Recognizing talent of local architects"
    -- "Architecture doesn't get a big play in Boston ... " (Douglass Shand-Tucci, author and architecture critic, in Mary Hurley, bg_99.12.12)
  • "The Lord Rogers design for the new Assembly building"
    -- "The Conservative Party is opposed to the plans" (Glyn Davies AM, The Conservative Assembly finance spokesman in bbc_99.12.10)
  • "Why is it so hard for Boston to plan a city the right way?"
    -- "Ever wonder why Mayor Menino calls for more planning and more planners, but then cuts BRA funding and looks for excuses to overrule or fire BRA directors?" (John Sloan, bg_99.12.06)
    • "Architects' skills key to planning in Boston"
      -- "With one broad sweep of his pen, John Sloan has marked an entire profession as unreliable stewards of the public realm ..." (D Michael Hicks, President, Boston Society of Architects, Letter to the Editor bg_99.12.11)
  • "French architect Jean Nouvel to design new primitive arts museum"
    -- "Widely regarded as one of France's top architectural talents, the 54-year-old Nouvel is responsible for the hugely successful Institute of the Arab World and the Cartier Foundation in Paris." (sfg_99.12.08)

Boston snapshots
Northeastern U
Clifton Street
Harvard Design GSD
1 Western Avenue
Moses scheme
Gund Hall
Allston Library
Graham Gund House
Stata Center

adlines &
  <<<< previous + m o r e >>>> hEadlines
d a y t i m e   s o a p s   --   marquees moon

| c o m p e t i t i o n s / p r e - q u a l i f i c a t i o n s |

| traffic | Ebloid Xpress | Exit-Poll | debate | rewind | amnesia |

ArchE+Net Hyper/
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

b o t t o m   l i n e
w e e k l y   t r i v i a   a n d   o t h e r   a n e c d o t e s

Click BBZ to return home to hEadlines

| BBZ |

| traffic | Ebloid Xpress | Exit-Poll | debate | rewind | amnesia |

The world of architecture in competitions, theories, polemics, and propagandas. A chronicle of architecture's devastating footnotes and critical trivia.

Thank you for your generous input and patronage. This chronicle would have not been possible without your contribution, curiosity, and colossal idleness. Please e-mail your information to ArchE+/BBZine. All submissions become the property of ArchE+/BBZine. They may be edited and may be republished in any medium etc. etc. Have a nice day ... - Editors.

t    r    e     s    p     a    s    s    i    n     g  

up inm o t i o n
rp pro M o E ra O n E+Net

produced by   ArchE+ TM
Please e-mail us at ArchE+/BBZine for your comments, suggestions, opinions, inquiries, corrections, and any other information.

Copyright 1996 - 2004   BBZ i n e
All rights reserved.

home URL:

d   o     n   o   t     t   o   u   c   h     t   h   e   s   e     b   u   t   t   o   n   s

c u r r e n t - recent projects - gallery - E+Net - index - BBZ i n e

Architecture in competitions, commercials, polemics, propaganda, trivia, and other nonsense.

a   r   c   h   i   t   e   c   t   u   r   e
- b.- b.- z. i . n . e .
a i r h e a d s

unbuilt works, on-going works, built works revisited -- new competitions, pre-qualifications, competition results, exhibitions, reviews -- delicious tidbits, appalling statistics, useless scholarship
Please contact ArchE+/ BBZ i n e for your tips, kudos, and updates.

| c o m p e t i t i o n s / p r e - q u a l i f i c a t i o n s |

| traffic | Ebloid Xpress | Exit-Poll | debate | rewind | amnesia |

ping-pong navigation - bbz/strolling guide
c l i c k ' n ' s c r o l l   [ & Back-Button ]

. . . (click) > links > > > > ( g e t ) > quotes - - > (push) Back-Button > > > > (scroll) > lists

  <<<< previous + m o r e >>>> hEadlines