Posts Tagged ‘this is not happening’

Canada’s Shanghai Expo 2010 architect is…Cirque du Soleil.

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

Seemingly impossible, but true. Similar to the way the statement “Arnold Schwarzenegger is Governor of California” is true. The Canadian Pavilion at Expo 2010 in Shanghai is to be designed by Cirque du Soleil’s in-house designer. This is someone without architectural training or larger architectural insight beyond interior stage set design – and kitschy set design at that.

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Decorating the writing/sewing/gun room

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

From The Practical Encyclopedia of Good Decorating and Home Improvement, 1972. Via here. And for the family outdoors, see here.

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