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Portrait I took of P.J. in the early 00's at the Glass House.
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Now that's a house. I ❤#Dallas. #philipjohnson c. 1963

good morning! today from the glass house by philip johnson,1949 in #newcanaan #conneticut. the fog surrounding this iconic house. this fog was created by #fujikonakaya in 2014. via interior design. 📷 richard barnes. #bedroom #bed #fujikonakayafoginstallation #glasshouse #philipjohnson #philipjohnsonglasshouse #glasswall #fog #morninglight #midcenturymodern #midcentury #architect #architecture #newconcept_polseguera

New staircase crush 😍 #PhilipJohnson

Sneaking some inspiration in on a beautiful Saturday afternoon #philipjohnson #architecturelovers

#tbt to 1934: Visitors to “Machine Art” were startled to find three floors of utilitarian, machine-made objects, such as springs, pots and pans, and scientific instruments, displayed on pedestals, elevating them to the level of sculpture. This reverential display revealed the considerable aesthetic allure of these industrial objects, which the Museum capitalized on with a beauty contest judged by celebrities such as Amelia Earhart and the philosopher John Dewey. Dewey had argued that a person’s experience of things is shaped by the context in which they are viewed, a concept that curator #PhilipJohnson employed in his groundbreaking design for the exhibition. Johnson took unusual steps to show the objects to their greatest effect: he screened the walls and ceilings of the Museum’s second location in a 19th-century brownstone in order to hide its decorative molding, creating a sleek, clean atmosphere that set a new standard for the display of design objects.
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Read the out-of-print catalogue and see images of this pioneering exhibition at mo.ma/52exhibitions. 27 of #52exhibitions #MoMAhistory

"The Carbuncle has been defeated but the Stump may well rise … Another word from you, sir, at this crucial time can help save London." The correspondence surrounding Mies van der Rohe's rejected Mansion House Square offers a window into another architectural milieu.
Read the full article on http://disegnodaily.com

#riba @riba #miesvanderrohe #jamesstirling #philipjohnson #cityoflondon

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good morning! today from the glass house by philip johnson,1949 in #newcanaan #conneticut. the fog surrounding this iconic house. this fog was created by #fujikonakaya in 2014. via interior design. 📷 richard barnes. #bedroom #bed #fujikonakayafoginstallation #glasshouse #philipjohnson #philipjohnsonglasshouse #glasswall #fog #morninglight #midcenturymodern #midcentury #architect #architecture #newconcept_polseguera

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Casa de Invitados de los Rockefeller, 1949 - 1950.
Philip Johnson.

Arquitectura ejemplar para vivienda entre medianeros.
Una pieza arquitectónica de mediados del siglo XX, donde el arquitecto toma como referencia para los diseños, los bocetos de los edificios del campus del IIT de Mies Van Der Rohe. #Arquitectura #viviendaentremedianeros #PhilipJohnson

How are you spending this gray day, DC? 🌥 Between our galleries, our sculpture garden, and all the nooks and crannies in between, we've got you covered no matter the weather.

The best 10 bucks I spent in a used bookstore on a book about #design #TheSeagramBuilding #NYC. #Modernism back in the day where #LessIsMore #WhatGoesAroundComesAround....SWIPE LEFT...Reminds me of the interiors of the East Building #GOALS
#mies #miesvanderrohe #philipjohnson #phyllislambert #internationalstyle #moderninteriors #interiordesign #timelessdesign

Inspired by our visit to Philip Johnson's Glass House this weekend! 📸: @tamararsilver

Philip Johnson designed this NYU library.

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