Many of these buildings are hierarchical: An elevated front podium, an imposing ark and very high ceilings, and people in rows. That’s changing.
“A vote yes to make it a landmark would mean impending doom for the synagogue.”
The architecture firm behind the cemetery, Waugh Thistleton, was noted for its use of natural materials.
“We wanted to orchestrate an experience that reminds of the fragility and constant strife for a more equitable world.”
The game works best when you embrace the restraint of its design and the patience required to play and simply luxuriate in the beauty of each level.
“It’s not clear whether they will still practice in some form, such as from their Michigan home.”
The Kushner family’s new skyscraper at 666 Fifth Avenue New York bears a strong resemblance to some male anatomy.
The home of Richard Neutra, one of the pioneers of International Style architecture, was recently designated a National Historic Landmark.
PARIS (JTA) — A French arts museum defined the death camp Auschwitz as “an architectural achievement of the Bauhaus movement.” The “Spirit of the Bauhaus,” which opened in October at the Museum of Decorative Arts, includes SS officer Fritz Ertl’s designs for the extermination camp among the major achievements of the modernist art movement and…
Germany is committed to help Israel preserve an architectural legacy that recalls Jewish design pioneers who fled the Nazi regime in the 1930s.