Author: Carter Cumbie


Louis Kahn- Esherick House

 The final example of Louis Kahn’s work I have is known as the Esherick House located in Philadelphia. Kahn’s integration of geometry, light and materiality are clearly expressed in the Esherick house, complimenting the warm,...


Louis Kahn- Jatiyo Sangsad Bhaban

 This is one of the more unique buildings of his (or anyone) that I’ve come across and it’s called Jatiyo Sangsad Bhaban, and it serves as National Parliament House of Bangladesh. The geometric shapes...


Louis Kahn- Salk Institute

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in San Diego may be the most recognizable piece from Kahn, not only because of the visual aspect of the building but because of the science that goes...


Luis Kahn- Kimbell Art Studio

 Louis Kahn was an American architect born in Russia but grew up in Philadelphia. Louis Kahn’s works are considered as monumental beyond modernism. Famous for his meticulously built works, his provocative proposals that remained...


Rockefeller Plaza, New York City

 This is Rockefeller Plaza in Manhattan. Once we got to the city, Rockefeller Center was actually one of the first places we planned on visiting. And honestly this particular building was at the center...


Castle at DisneyWorld

 This one might seem a little silly, but nevertheless this is a picture I took of the castle at DisneyWorld a few months ago. I put this on here because all of my life...

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