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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Visual Arts Review: Yin Yu Yang — The Architecture of Daily Life at the Peabody Essex Museum by Mark Favermann

Yin Yu Yang is a brilliant example of architectural and cultural collaboration that allows visitors to experience and learn about Chinese art, architecture, and culture. The post Visual Arts…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Book Review: Walter Gropius — The Very Human Face of the Visionary Founder of the Bauhaus by Mark Favermann

Award-winning author and critic Fiona MacCarthy is out to change wrong-headed perceptions of Walter Gropius in her biography. And she succeeds. The post Book Review: Walter Gropius — The …

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Visual Arts Review: A Creative Camelot — The Bauhaus and Harvard University by Mark Favermann

This inspiring show celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of The Bauhaus. The post Visual Arts Review: A Creative Camelot — The Bauhaus and Harvard University appeared first on…

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Saturday, March 2, 2019

Book Reviews: A Provocative Trio of Volumes on Architecture and Landscape Architecture by Mark Favermann

In very different ways and on very different topics, three recent books assuage notions that architecture/design books are formidable reads. The post Book Reviews: A Provocative Trio of Volu…

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Film Review: A Compelling Look at Dieter Rams, Industrial Design Icon at 86 by Mark Favermann

Rams is a documentary film carefully crafted to be more than a biography of a great designer.

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

Commentary: Conserving Cultural Heritage — the Tangible and the Intangible by Mark Favermann

Cartagena is a 500-year old urban jewel in the Caribbean. But climate change and rising sea levels threaten its heritage.

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Saturday, June 23, 2018

Visual Arts Commentary: Now + There — Reinterpreting Public Art in the Civic Environment by Mark Favermann

An organization dedicated to making Boston a vibrant, contemporary art city.

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Visual Arts Review: The Aesthetics of Practical Elegance by Mark Favermann

The Fuller Craft Museum's appealing and thoughtful exhibit showcases a wonderful assemblage of diverse utensils and accessories used in domestic as well as professional kitchens.

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Saturday, May 19, 2018

Visual Arts Commentary: Hugh Ferriss — Architectural Delineator of the Heroic Modern by Mark Favermann

A visionary 'Paper Architect' who influenced popular culture as well as a generation of architects.

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Saturday, May 5, 2018

Visual Arts: Augmented Reality at Boston Cyberarts Gallery and More by Mark Favermann

Local examples of immersive aesthetic and sensual experimentation as forms of cultural experience.

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Saturday, April 21, 2018

Visual Arts Review: London’s Fourth Plinth — A Brilliant Public Artwork in Central London by Mark Favermann

"The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist" is a rare transformative piece of public art.

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Saturday, March 31, 2018

Visual Art Review: Public Art at Boston’s Fenway Neighborhood’s Pierce Boston Tower by Mark Favermann

A lost opportunity for the developers, arquitectonica, and artist Alexandre da Cunha.

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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Visual Arts Commentary: The “Look” of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics by Mark Favermann

The branding for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics is colorful, but not visually overwhelming like some of its predecessors

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