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Restaurante Del Lago, Bosque de Chapultepec, Col. Hidalgo, México DF 1964 Arq. Leopoldo Guadarrama 
Del Lago Restaurant, Chapultepec Park, Mexico City 1964
Looking back at the hallucinations of my youth, given the discoveries of quantum physics since, I’m not so sure now that they were hallucinations at all, but rather clearer visions of the true nature of reality.

From the Life of the Marionettes (1980), Ingmar Bergman

"The success of Brutalist architecture is, to a large extent, a product of its failures - its inability to reduce everything to simple abstract material volumes. [It is] highly dependent on a certain level and a certain kind of detail - the isolated, discrete, singular element growing out of the basic structure of the building." (78)

- Review of Edward R. Ford’s book The Architectural Detail (Princeton Architectural Press, 2011), from Critic Under the Influence:

(Source: fuckyeahbrutalism, via blackhallmanor)


Penelope Machine and Emma McMillan - by Mikey McMichaels - 563323IMG_1316

Gordon Bunshaft house - Long Island