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by peterm
Wed Apr 15, 2020 8:13 am
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Topic: For sale: John Lautner Residence - Silver Lake, CA
Replies: 19
Views: 1141

Re: For sale: John Lautner Residence - Silver Lake, CA

It’s such an efficient and cozy plan. The desk tucked behind the angled sofa, the dining table perched above the living area, the bookcases under the ribbon windows, the change in levels... so many delightful surprises. Early Lautner is so fine. I wish there were more designs from his later years fo...
by peterm
Tue Apr 14, 2020 12:05 pm
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Topic: For sale: John Lautner Residence - Silver Lake, CA
Replies: 19
Views: 1141

Re: For sale: John Lautner Residence - Silver Lake, CA

Yummm

I remember reading that when the house was built, one had to walk outside on the deck to access the bedroom wing. I wonder if that was later enclosed.

I love the way Lautner incorporates splashes of color; the turquoise wall is a delight.
by peterm
Tue Apr 14, 2020 11:59 am
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Topic: new FLW-inspired affordable furniture
Replies: 8
Views: 557

Re: new FLW-inspired affordable furniture

Michael Boyd’s option (certainly not as affordable):

http://www.planefurniture.com/wedge_series.html
by peterm
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:46 am
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Topic: Article: FLW inspires musical composition
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: Article: FLW inspires musical composition

I had heard of him, but was not familiar with what he does. I’m not sure his writing would have been innovative in 1955, let alone 2020. Spang a lang swing is what I’m hearing. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=RDEPKSB6csbGI Ellington, Mingus, and later Gil Evans revolutionized the big band soun...
by peterm
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:33 pm
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Topic: Sondern-Adler House
Replies: 17
Views: 1577

Re: Sondern-Adler House

I think for some, a Wright house anywhere could be considered a retreat. Kansas City is a wonderful place, and the house feels secluded enough to imagine that it could be in a more rural setting.
by peterm
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:07 pm
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Topic: The campaign against degeneracy
Replies: 135
Views: 7629

Re: The campaign against degeneracy

No sticking? He’s been impeached. His gangster crew? Found guilty: Manafort, Papadopoulus, Cohen, Pineda, van der Zwaan, Gates, Stone Awaiting sentencing: Michael Flynn Charged, indicted: 13 Russian nationals/entities, 12 Russian military intelligence officers, Konstantin Kilimnik, Manafort associat...
by peterm
Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:42 am
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Topic: The campaign against degeneracy
Replies: 135
Views: 7629

Re: The campaign against degeneracy

Dictator chic, a subset of nouveau riche:
Would this be the official style, or only reserved for the impeached one?

https://www.politico.com/magazine/story ... ign-214877
by peterm
Mon Feb 24, 2020 11:53 pm
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Topic: Cutler Anderson
Replies: 6
Views: 508

Cutler Anderson

Beautiful work in the spirit of you know who:

https://cutler-anderson.com/studio-bunkhouse/
by peterm
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:16 am
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Topic: Usonian bathrooms
Replies: 423
Views: 203302

Re: Usonian bathrooms

Bringing this forward.
by peterm
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:15 am
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Topic: Usonian Kitchens
Replies: 17
Views: 5112

Re: Usonian Kitchens

Bringing this forward.
by peterm
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:13 am
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Topic: Surf-glo red?
Replies: 336
Views: 125185

Re: Surf-glo red?

Bringing this forward.
by peterm
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:12 am
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Topic: Lamberson House Restoration
Replies: 633
Views: 252332

Re: Lamberson House Restoration

Bringing this forward.
by peterm
Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:01 pm
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Topic: The campaign against degeneracy
Replies: 135
Views: 7629

Roderick- Its only relatively recently that Democracy Now has been televised. Starting in 1996, it was only broadcast on Pacifica radio, but is now on both radio and tv.