writingisbuilding

a writing and architecture workshop

Adolf Loos

First spotted in Privacy and Publicity: Modern Architecture and Mass Media by Beatriz Colomina, this quote from Adolf Loos essentially provides the foundation for this workshop. The quote can be read in the context of the original essay here:

http://books.google.ie/books?id=XWfAacUb3gAC&pg=RA1-PA127&lpg=RA1-PA127&dq=I+HAVE+NO+NEED+WHATSOEVER+TO+DRAW+MY+DESIGNS.+GOOD+ARCHITECTURE,+HOW+SOMETHING+IS+TO+BE+BUILT,+CAN+BE+WRITTEN.ONE+CAN+WRITE+THE+PARTHENON.&source=bl&ots=auQF6SJ9QF&sig=Zxb4me6kz6aqNe7jeNlA5Sz8uVg&hl=en&sa=X&ei=nqTfT-HgGNGJhQfRqJSzCQ&ved=0CFUQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=I%20HAVE%20NO%20NEED%20WHATSOEVER%20TO%20DRAW%20MY%20DESIGNS.%20GOOD%20ARCHITECTURE%2C%20HOW%20SOMETHING%20IS%20TO%20BE%20BUILT%2C%20CAN%20BE%20WRITTEN.ONE%20CAN%20WRITE%20THE%20PARTHENON.&f=false

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This entry was posted on June 18, 2012 by in Adolf Loos, architecture, EASA, writing and tagged , , , .
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