Instagram of the Day:
First up-close look at Herzog & de Meuron's 56 Leonard. I literally gasped. pic.twitter.com/y0VWBydQLe— Alexandra Lange (@LangeAlexandra) April 2, 2015
Video of the Day: Simulacra by Theo Tagholm [Design Collector]
Four More Stories for Friday:
In honor of the 50th anniversary of Le Corbusier's death, a Paris exhibition "Re-Corbusier" features work by artists influenced by the modern Swiss architect. [The New York Times Style Magazine]
Critic Carolina Miranda reviews a new Chilean winery by architect Smiljan Radic. [Los Angeles Times]
Philip Johnson, Richard Neutra, and Richard Meier, FAIA, all designed buildings for Robert Schuller, the evangelist who died Thursday at age 88. [Los Angeles Times]
Step Up, Step Down:
Richard Garber, associate professor of architecture, has been appointed director of the School of Architecture at New Jersey Institute of Technology. [NJIT]
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