1 post from day 11/09/2015

What can buildings tell us about the history of the world?

The Guardian takes us on a wild ride across the globe and back in time for a brief history of cities as told through 50 buildings. Beautiful photographs of buildings each come with a snippet and full length article detailing the significance of the building, the city where it's located, and the social/political/economic highlights of times past and present. Pictured above, a public housing unit Habitat 67 in Montreal, Canada built by an ambitious and idealist architect. An excerpt from the ... Continue Reading