Jørn Utzon, the architect who designed Sydney Opera House
despite the project being plagued by controversy and scandal, died today.
While the rest of us are posting photographs of our drunken friends or the poetry of a plastic bag caught in the wind, one Flickr user
is busy with pithy, insightful, considered and often witty architectural commentary supplementing exquisite architectural photography. This obituary
for Utzon captures the cost of that project to the man himself and to the world. [more inside]
posted by carbide
on Nov 29, 2008 -