Posts Tagged ‘Greek’

Macquarie Bank, Sydney, Australia, by Clive Wilkinson Architects

Friday, March 19th, 2010

Bank in Sydney, Australia, built like a vertical Greek village. Clive Wilkinson Architects. I actually can’t decide if I like this or not. I like the idea, but it still feels a little cold. Of course, it’s a bank, which to me might never feel right, architecturally speaking.

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How Greeks hang things on walls

Sunday, March 15th, 2009

There is something so beautiful about the way photographs and other objects are hung on the walls in traditional rooms in Greece. The objects are prized yet there’s also something casual and unprecious about the way they accumulate. The variety of frames is appealing, and so is the way shapshots are collected inside a single frame.

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