Archinect - News 2014-10-23T09:08:14-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/79291468/a-blast-from-the-past-2-which-way-to-the-future A Blast from the Past 2: Which Way To The Future Orhan Ayyüce 2013-08-12T14:38:00-04:00 >2013-08-14T11:51:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fc/fcg6xd9cxrkx5ufn.jpg" width="514" height="365" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Shelly Kappe moderates a panel consisting of Charles Moore, Frank Gehry, Helmut Schulitz, Peter de Bretteville, Roland Coate, and Glen Small. They discuss their ideas about the future. This Fall 1976 series was supported by a grant from the Graham Foundation. Moore emphasizes the importance of the past.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <em>Gehry proposes new material possibilities. Schulitz questions the values of contemporary commercial society. De Bretteville discusses complexity and its various forms in architecture. Coate discusses diversity in the world of architecture, proposing that the discipline of architecture will cross traditional boundaries and link with other fields and disciplines, citing Christo, Robert Irwin, and Frank Gehry. Small teases his fellow panelists and labels each with a nickname. He discusses his work on the Biomorphic Biosphere. The tape ends before he finishes.</em></p> <p> You can fast forward to Glen Small at 53:50 or browse the video in its entirety.&nbsp;</p> <p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/92993/a-blast-from-the-past-1-move-sites-of-trauma" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">A Blast from the Past 1: MOVE : Sites of Trauma</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/103795/moore-ruble-yudell-episcopal-church-of-pacific-palisades Moore Ruble Yudell: Episcopal Church of Pacific Palisades Orhan Ayyüce 2011-01-12T12:51:00-05:00 >2012-12-07T12:40:58-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7u/7uo7qyqb3z86o8vb.jpg" width="472" height="500" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Willard_Moore" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Charles W. Moore</a> is indeed one of the pivotal architect and the author of the now notorious and often inadequately understood (and naively dismissed on formal grounds) Po Mo period of 70's and 80's.</p> <p> In early eighties, Moore's collaborative, still known and functioning to date as <a href="http://www.mryarchitects.com/mry_web.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Moore Ruble Yudell</a>, has produced a breath taking masterpiece in a Los Angeles suburb Pacific Palisades. The Parish of Saint Matthew or commonly known as Episcopal Church of Pacific Palisades was a product of architects' close collaboration with the community in the design stage and results were a perfect blend of architects' talent and community's approval.<br> As the recently graduated young architect, I remember my visit to the church when it was first opened in 1983 or thereabouts.<br> After nearly thirty years, I was again there last Sunday morning to pay my respect to a deceased friend of a friend and while I was there, I said hello to Mr. Moore who died in 1993.<br> I delightfully observed how well building...</p>