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September 2, 2009

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Dual-Wielding in the Stacks

Re: the Phillips Exeter Academy Library designed by Louis Kahn—

—I’m with Matthew Battles: “it would make a fine space in which to set a futuristic first-person shooter.”

Also: Check out this teaser from Alex Roman, who made the video above. CG card catalogs! It’s beautiful.

Posted September 2, 2009 at 9:26 | Comments (1) | Permasnark
File under: Snarkitecture


One of the greatest pleasures of being on that New Haven college campus was the view of the contrasting museums that bookended Kahn's career.

Ah, if only I had a Flip camera and an ear for music. I kept waiting for the voice to come in... I was imagining Nick Urata from DeVotchKa. Very well done.

Posted by: grover on September 3, 2009 at 01:04 AM
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