Out Of Place

If you’ve ever been to the Getty Center here in LA you would know that this place and everything in it was chosen by the architect*, Richard Meier. Mr Meier demands everything in it’s place and nothing allowed if not approved by the architect. So to see this black chair was to see something that … [Read more…]

Groupies Come In All Flavors

I’m at the Getty Center, here in LA, and I take one of the docent tours. This one talks about the architecture of the site. What this fellow is doing is checking out the mortar-less stones that face several of the buildings. There’s no mortar because if an earthquake happens you don’t have the problem … [Read more…]