Tag Archives: Built Environment

The Architecture of Greed

Camille Pissarro, one of the great but less celebrated impressionists, sought refuge from the Franco-Prussian war of 1870 in suburban Norwood, in London.  While there, he painted many of the street scenes in and around the area, venturing as far … Continue reading

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The Pros and Cons of Bauhaus

Bauhaus design and the aesthetic it embodies are problematic for me.  I both love and hate Bauhaus at the same time. On the one hand, I like the idea of the built environment, the furnishings and the art within being … Continue reading

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