Monthly Archives: April 2013

Architecture as a symbol of change: The Shrine of Progress

Photo: Courtesy J. Mehoffer Museum of Turek, Turek, Wielkopolska, PL (EU), Prints and Photographs Division.¬† When I saw these pictures for the first time, I was astonished. The Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw, the emblem of 1950s. architecture¬†in Poland – here promoted by a prop, architectural model on display in Turek, a small […]

Architecture of doom

Reblogged from the Polish thread in http://architectureofdoom.tumblr.com/tagged/Poland/page/7 Taken in Warsaw, 1946. Special thanks go to Szymon Zaremba.