Archive for the ‘Dhaka’ Category

03/28/2007

What’s new, Lou?

If you like Lou Kahn’s work, as I do, such as

Dhaka capital complex in Bangladesh.

Then you might be interested to see this, from the town in Estonia in which Leiser-Itze Schmuilowsky (Louis Kahn) lived for several years as an impressionable young lad.

The medieval Bishop’s Castle in Kuressaare.

Here’s the article. After reading it last night before going to bed, I dreamt I was standing in the courtyard at Kahn’s Salk Institute in La Jolla, loooking at blue sky and the Pacific Ocean. Nice………

-Edoardo