Thursday, July 2, 2015

Deepening the Spielfeld

Filed under: General,Geometry — Tags: — m759 @ 3:27 AM

(Continued from Friday, June 26, 2015)

In memory of an architect —

Donald Wexler, an architect whose innovative steel houses
and soaring glass-fronted terminal at the Palm Springs
International Airport helped make Palm Springs, Calif.,
a showcase for midcentury modernism, died on Friday
[June 26, 2015] at his home in Palm Desert. He was 89.

William Grimes in this morning's New York Times

For a different sort of architecture in Palm Desert, see…

Friday, June 26, 2015

Expanding the Spielfeld*

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 2:45 PM

For TD Arena

See also Lincoln Alexander and posts in
this journal just before and on the date of
Alexander's death — Oct. 19, 2012.

* For the title, see Spielfeld posts.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Scoring Plan 9

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 6:33 PM

In keeping with the resurrection themes of the
previous post and of "Plan 9 from Outer Space,"
here is a link to the soundtrack of "Field of Dreams."

Related material:

A post of March 11, 2014, on
truth, cornfields, and Rebecca Goldstein —
Dark Fields of the Republic.

R.I.P., James Horner.

Monday, June 22, 2015

Plato for Rebecca Goldstein

Filed under: General,Geometry — Tags: , — m759 @ 10:24 AM

"… geometry will draw the soul towards truth…." — Plato

Or not.

Sunday, June 21, 2015

High White Noon

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 12:00 PM


You can't make this stuff up.


Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 11:00 AM

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Conceptual Art for Basel

Filed under: General,Geometry — Tags: — m759 @ 7:59 PM

The previous post's link to The Lindbergh Manifesto
and Thursday's post on Basel-born artist Wolf Barth 
suggest the following —

See as well a June 14 New York Times
piece on Art Basel.

The logo of the University of Basel 

suggests a review of The Holy Field —


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