Blogging the Bookshelf

Blogging my bookshelf – one book at a time

Blogging the Bookshelf header image 2

On Architecture and Design – “Shut Up and Listen and You Might Learn Something” – Edna Carew and Patrick Cook

February 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Architecture, Criticism, Culture, Politics

“After art deco there’s only fag packets and bottle tops.”

“Other people play the neddies – I perv on buildings.”

“The Labor Party is the only repository of taste in Australian politics. Most of these Tories, like Fraser, have a knowledge of architecture and design that goes no further than wedding-cake Victoriana and grandfather chairs.”

“If there’s one thing I can’t stand, it’s mock Chippendale.”

Tags: ······

No Comments so far ↓

Like gas stations in rural Texas after 10 pm, comments are closed.