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Architecture Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Utrecht, Netherlands. Source. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Architecture Du Jour: The Hallenhaus House Barn

Blowhard, Esq.¬†writes: Once found in a wide arc right across the eastern Netherlands and northern Germany, the Hallenhaus is a form of wood-frame house barn that contained, under one roof, living quarters, stables, and crop store. It was in the … Continue reading

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Eyesore of the Month: Library of Birmingham

Blowhard, Esq. writes: The architectural decadence of civic buildings continues. Here are a couple shots of the new library currently being built in Birmingham, England. Not only does the style clash with the surrounding context, but so does the scale. … Continue reading

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