Art and Architecture

Consider this page to be perpetually incomplete. Perhaps there is just an outline here waiting to be fleshed out. There’s always more to add, but it was lasted updated on: [8/5/2020]

My favorite painters are:

My favorite characteristics in buildings, and some buildings:

  • American Art Deco
  • Glass curtain walls on skyscrapers
  • The main branch of the Cambridge, MA, public library
  • The Chrysler Building
  • One Vanderbilt in NYC
  • Grand Central Station
  • Clean lines
  • Regarding ornamentation on something like La Sagrada Familia, or any building really: it looks pretty to my eye for one second before I wish someone smoothed everything out nice and clean.

I do not like Brutalism.