|Engelberg & Hahnen, Switzerland. Photo by Simon Koopmann, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.|
Grow on us by green's demise,
Nip us in cool spurts.
|City Hall Annex, Jacksonville, Florida (1960, Reynolds, Smith & Hills).|
Photo by Taber Andrew Bain, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
Box and line and plane
Beauty make, but only when
|Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (1909, Guy Lowell; 1981, I.M. Pei; 2010, Foster & Partners). |
Image courtesy of Slow Muse by Deborah Barlow.
Arts from 'round the world
Limned by where the entries face:
North, South, East, and West.
|Chestnut Hill Waterworks (1887, Arthur H. Vinal; 1898, Wheelwright & Haven).|
Photo by Jet Lowe, courtesy of the U.S. Library of Congress.
In one winsome envelope:
|Notre-Dame de Tournai (1140-1700), Tournai, Belgium.|
Romanesque, on solid ground.
God, Man reconciled.
|PTC Headquarters, Needham, Massachusetts (early 2000s, Tsoi/Kobus & Associates).|
Glass, brick, metal, stone
As a corporate team.
|Exchange Place, Boston (1891, Peabody & Stearns; 1985, WZMH).|
Photo courtesy of The Next Phase Blog.
Old and new shake hands
In a standoff of the parts
|Geppa-ro tea pavillion, Katsura Imperial Villa (17th c.), Kyoto, Japan. Photo: Raphael Azevedo Franca.|
Posts, beams, screens, and mats
Fill Japan's core needs, just like
Hara hachi bu.
|One World Trade Center (2013, David Childs), WTC Hub (2016, Santiago Calatrava), New York|
Photo by Todd Larson, taken September 11, 2016.
Intertwines the Twins.
|The Tudor (1887, S.J.F. Thayer), Beacon Hill, Boston.|
Castle in the air,
Bricolage from down below—
What to call this style?
|111 Huntington Ave. (2001, CBT/Childs Bertman Tseckares Inc.), Boston.|
Photo by Larry Strong, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
Crown, mandala, shaft
Meld motifs from 'round the world
All in 1-1-1.
|Jacob K. Javits Convention Center (1979-2013, James Ingo Freed), Hudson Yards, New York.|
Photo by Arnold G. Reinhold, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
Crystal palace blue,
Building blocks to grow anew
Hudson's dormant yards.
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