Tues Jan 21, 20 11:37 PM
This is ridiculously cool. In a nutshell, architect Ricardo Bofill Levi came across a cement factory while driving on the Barcelona outskirts in 1973 that now serves as his family home and HQ of his Taller de Arquitectura (RBTA). La Fábrica was given a second life as an "an unmatched laboratory of ideas," representing the "built manifesto" and legacy of RBTA. The rest of the story is here:
*3/27 update: featured in Westworld 3x02
Wed Dec 11, 19 3:38 AM
Hearing this song again took me right back to 2011, spending many days left to my own devices while running a public access TV station largely by myself in Pascagoula, MS. Fun times! I have a screenplay about it in the works. :-)
Thurs Nov 28, 19 3:13 PM
HAPPY THANKSGIVING! Here's a video that seems to confirm just when you think now is weird, 1997 definitely had its moments (actually a lot). I mean, maybe you want to use a Pizza Hut ad as a vehicle to help shape Gorbachev's post-fall legacy. Some context: https://foreignpolicy.com/2019/11/28/mikhail-gorbachev-pizza-hut-ad-thanksgiving-miracle/
Thurs Nov 28, 19 3:16 AM
Fritz Lang & Thea von Harbou had a pretty cool setup in Berlin 1923/24.
Wed Nov 27, 19 12:39 AM
Damn! This music's just been lying in plain sight, and I've just now come across it. I literally just discovered these dudes, and that bass in particular is out of this world!!! Pretty funky stuff - if you're into that kind of thing, check this out.