S01E03 Paul Rosenblatt

This week on the podcast we have Paul Rosenblatt of Springboard Design. In addition to being the principal there, he also writes (curates?) several blogs:

Vinyl Record Architect [http://www.vinylrecordarchitect.com/]
Museum Architect [http://www.museumarchitect.org/]
Open Space Thinking [http://www.openspaceopenthinking.com/]

… and Springboard’s projects are featured this book [http://brettyasko.com/category/books-magazines/14-every-building/]

Floor plan of Le Corbusier’s Villa Savoye (with the geometry derived from the capabilities of cars)

From the Wikipedia entry for the Hampton Grease Band: “[it] is apocryphally said to have been the second-lowest selling album in Columbia’s history, second only to a Maharishi Mahesh yoga instructional record.

Paul’s picks for feeding your vinyl addiction: Galaxie Electronics and Jerry’s Records.

Waterplay at the Children’s Museum

Bird theater at the National Aviary (with geometry derived from the capabilities of birds)

The Teenie Harris archive at the Carnegie Museum of Art. [http://teenie.cmoa.org/]

The case for saving the American Folk Art Museum …[http://places.designobserver.com/feature/please-save-modernism-and-the-folk-art-museum/37865/]

and the case for getting rid of it. [http://www.artnet.com/magazineus/features/saltz/architecture-killed-the-folk-art-museum5-12-11.asp]