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This Is The End

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Koyaanisqatsi (from the Hopi language), noun. 1. crazy life. 2. life in turmoil. 3. life out of balance. 4. life disintegrating. 5. a state of life that calls for another way of living. The metal…

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Unity Temple, Oak Park

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Revolutionizing the field of architecture, the Unity Temple in Oak Park is one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most important commissions. Rejecting historical revival styles, Wright creates one of the first modernist buildings in the world.

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Kirkwood Churches

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I’ve always been intrigued by the massive Modernist churches of downtown Kirkwood. It seems in the 1950s all of the major congregations decided to rebuilt, perhaps reflecting the burgeoning population of the suburb. The first…

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